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  1. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    I am dealing with a piece of equipment that is using SSRs to pulse the output to a standard 120VAC motor to achieve speed control. The motors are currently tripping out on thermal overload. I cannot find anybody using SSRs this way, and I have a feeling that pulsing the motors like this is...
  2. General Electrical Discussion
    Is it possible to run a 1 PH motor with a 3 PH Output VDF (1 PH Input)? I salvage motors and usually they are 1 PH, so speed control is a problem. If I take out the start capacitor and centrifugal switch, can I hook up a VFD? Or other possibilities I haven't mentioned? Thanks
  3. General Electrical Discussion
    My motor is labeled as "non-reversible" so I can't just "swap red and black wires" to reverse it as a reversible motor does. Instead I have removed the end cap and opened the cloth wrapping to expose the crimps that connect the insulated wires (T1-T6) with the lacquer coated wires of the main...
  4. General Electrical Discussion
    I have a compressor with a electric motor 5HP, 208v-220v 3PH I would like to connect it to the motor 240v 1PH. (With Y1 and Y2 L1) and (Y3 with L2) The motor does not conctionne continues and there is no problem I know people a little force. This compressor is not used much. Do you think...
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