Translation of wattage in Spanish:


vataje, n.

Pronunciation /ˈwɒtɪdʒ//ˈwɑdɪdʒ/


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    vataje masculine
    use a bulb with a higher/lower wattage usa una bombilla de más/menos vatios
    • Available bulb wattages range from 4 watts, up to 50 watts (halogen).
    • Hence, this relationship was used to determine the number and wattage of lamps to use for disinfection of room air.
    • A bulb of too high wattage or the wrong type may lead to fire through overheating.
    • The reason for this is, if replacement bulbs have a different voltage or wattage to the original set, your lights will be dimmer or brighter and this will overload the light chain and permanently damage the set.
    • Circuits can only handle a specified total wattage of all the electrical products connected to that circuit.
    • Generally, the bigger the battery, the longer the burn time for the same wattage of lamp.
    • Use special, heavy duty extension cords for high wattage appliances such as air conditioners, portable electric heaters, and freezers.
    • Incandescent ceiling lights, when properly installed, are reasonably safe if the bulb wattages are in accordance with the manufacturer's specifications.
    • Also, because the light is redirected downward, the same amount of illumination can be achieved using a lower wattage bulb.
    • What if total bulb wattage exceeds my power pack rating?
    • Multiply the wattage of each individual electrical device by the number of hours you expect to use them each day.
    • He also wondered at what stage the Corporation was at with its public lighting programme for this year - if the wattage of lights could be increased and if extra lighting could be provided in his area.
    • But their high wattage and high surface brightness have limited their use to large open spaces.
    • Appliance wattage is usually listed on the manufacturer's label.
    • Total up the total wattage of appliances and lights you need running during a blackout.
    • Also, the wattage will in part depend simply on the tastes of the room's inhabitants; some people find a very high-wattage light harsh, even in an incandescent bulb.
    • The brightness level of the lighting is determined by the bulb wattage that is selected.
    • Don't let the low wattages fool you - these are serious CPUs that can do serious tasks.
    • I was looking for 25 watt bulbs, a ridiculous wattage, but that's what the original fixture in the dining room wants.
    • For those that must be on, switch to a lower wattage or try low-pressure sodium lights that reduce glare.