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  1. General DIY Discussions
    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
  2. Electrical
    bought a fairly antique 20" Monarch bandsaw. It came with a gigantic (~16" diameter) 5HP electric motor. I'm not sure a bandsaw of this size needs this much motor, but since I have it, I'll try to use it. The motor appears to be 5HP 3Phase, and probably 1730RPM. It is old enough that I can't...
  3. HVAC
    hI, I searched most of the Fasco Split Capacitor Draft Inducer has a capacitor attached on the fan body, but the Fasco A197 doesn't, is the Fasco A197 a VFD motor or why? Thanks for help. Adam
  4. Electrical
    I have an Altivar16 VFD connected to a 1.5Kw 2HP asynchronous motor of which it is rated to. I originally had it running but at 25Hz and I pressed stop too long and reset it which in turn stopped the motor running.
  5. Electrical
    Hello, and thanks in advanced for taking the time to read this post. By no means am I an electrician but am working on a science experiment I have thought up. I am trying to build a variable volt variable frequency 3 phase toroidal induction coil. So far the parts i will be using is; Input 120v...
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