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  1. 480 3phase gen, to 120v 30amp

    General Electrical Discussion
    I am setting up one of our new work truck it has a Marelli 480 3 phase 55kw gen on the back of it right now i only have it set up for 480 to run our big 40 -25 hp flatsaws.but i also need to get 120v 30a so that our guys can run coredrills and other equipment off of it as well.. i am getting 115...
  2. Generator, Transfer Sub Panel

    General Electrical Discussion
    Quick question, if I may. I want to add a sub panel and use it as a transfer switch. If I am running number six AWG to a 30 A receptacle (PB 30), which I am doing so the customer can easily upgrade her generator when she decides to do that, can I protect the number six with a 60 A breaker, or do...
  3. Siutable electric motor for a medium size milling machine

    PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    My workshop, which is not connected to the grid, is powered by a 3.5kVA generator which is rated at 2.3/2.5kVA, 240Volts 50Hz. I currently use a small lathe and a drill press both having a 0.5hp motor. I have a medium milling machine which needs a motor and I need to know which is the SAFEST...
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