3ph 5hp motor and control box, change to single ph??

by Tim Stephens
(Mooresville, NC, USA)

I have a Speedaire model 1WD55, SKU-35812 2 stage, 5 hp motor-3ph voltage rating 208/230/460, current rating-14/13.8/6.9 . Can the the motor be changed to single phase 220v. along with the control box. e-mail to xxxxxxxx@yahoo.com

Thanks Tim

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Bill says...

Tim, all answers to questions are posted on these forums so that all can benefit from the response, when there is one.

I am not an electrician, so I'll ask any that read this to please post a response.

Cheers,

Bill

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Apr 16, 2011
3ph motor/control box to single ph.
by: Tim

Found answer from local electrical contractor. He look at the 3ph. starter and said just don't use the third phase L3-T3. But had to replace the 3ph motor with a single ph. So I wired it up and its running OK.
Thanks Tim

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Glad it worked out, Tim. Thanks for the update.

B.


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