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Posted on Old Powermatic lifting and 3 phase converting advice?

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#1 posted 04-17-2017 02:45 AM

What is the FLA of the motor? Most likely, you can use something like this TECO (westinghouse) VFD – for about $200. Another option would be to go with a static phase converter, but you will reduce the horesepower a bit going that route. An RPC is overkill if you only have the one machine, and is kind of a PITA in that situation.


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