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Old 03-14-2011, 06:19 PM   #1
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Going from 220v to 110v


I was given a jointer that it wired 220 but i only have 110. The motor is a baldor L3509 and it says it has 115v-208/230 so i think that means i should be able to rewire and plug it into 110v. Do i need to change only the plug or do i have to change something on motor itself?

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The motor needs to be rewired.

The info can be found here.

http://www.baldor.com/products/caddr...ing=40CMB-CONT

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Just a reminder, if it drew 9 amps at 240 it will draw 18 at 120. Does the circuit have capacity?
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Follow the Low connection, depending on rotation, and you should be in good shape.
Full load amps at 115 V is 11.8.
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