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Old 08-25-2012, 11:46 AM   #1
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Change hot tub pump from 230v to 120v


Have an old hot tub that leaks i would like to use the 230volt pumps on my koi pond. Is it possible to do this and if so how

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Why not just fix the leak?

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some can be wired both ways. take the cover off the end of the motor and see if it has alternate wiring on a label inside.
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If it is in a hot tub it is probably a single voltage motor. You have to look on the rating plate to see if it can be converted.
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Have an old hot tub that leaks i would like to use the 230volt pumps on my koi pond. Is it possible to do this and if so how
I doubt the motor is listed for pond usage...

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