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I can not wire my Emerson KS55BXEH-787 3/4 1-phase motor…

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I can not wire my...
I can not wire my Emerson KS55BXEH-787 3/4 1-phase motor
Submitted: 3 years ago.Category: Electrical
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 3 years ago
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Hi, I'm Mike and I'll be glad to assist you. Is there a diagram or a list of connections on the motor?
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 3 years ago
It appears to connect the black wire to the upper terminal and line voltage to either the studs or the spades next to them.
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 3 years ago
Move the black and white both on the studs. There was a black lead looks in the first picture that should connect where you showed the black. The groung should go to the hole on the right, missing a bolt.
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 3 years ago
Hole for ground under black wire.
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 3 years ago
You got it.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Your great, now real quick can I hook a speed control to this motor?
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 3 years ago
Motor has had better day as it appears. A speed control operates on reducing the voltage and it will no doubt trip the overload. Not designed for that type of installation.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Thank you I will let yo know how it turns out
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 3 years ago
Very good.
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