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Want to connect cam switch lw28-20/0-4.2 to 10mfd cap. and

motor 51-19923-01-02 JA: I'll do all...
want to connect cam switch lw28-20/0-4.2 to 10mfd cap. and motor 51-19923-01-02
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: two weeks
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: would like to see the wiring diagram
JA: How old is the system in question? And have you consulted an electrician yet?
Customer: new fabrication for a 2x72 sander; electrician is slow to respond
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Sam I
Sam I, Electrician
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Hello I can help.Let me review your question and get back to you

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If you have a wiring diagram available you can upload a picture file here

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I did find a picture of your motor and the diagram but if you can upload a pic of yours to confirm that would be best. But, I can't seem to locate the exact model of your switch. Do you have a diagram for that?

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Based on the motor number you gave I found a Westinghouse motor and based on that I made generic diagram for you since I don't have the diagram for the switch. If this works for you please give me a rating be for logging off. Otherwise let me know how else I can help you.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
switch has 8 screw bases, numbered accordingly; 4positions on the switch plus the off position; four wires from the motor to the switch as speed control; brown and white from the motor plus a chassis ground; cap. has two posts
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
no diagram of the rotary switch

Ok, can you upload a picture?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
switch is marked; ue 500v;1th 20amp;ue 440v220v;;ac-15, 4a5a;ac-3, 5.5a;ac-2, 7.5a; ac-4,1.5a;;
after the comma the second entry is below the first
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
ue
500v

Ok, I've been searching. I think I'm close

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
that is the switch, good hunting

Ok, run your power supply hot line to terminal 1 of switch and then your will need to make 3 small jumpers to jump from 1 to 3, 3 to 5, 5 to 7. Then motor red to terminal 2, motor yellow to terminal 4, motor blue to terminal 6, motor black to terminal 8. I've updated the drawing

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Thanks for the rating! Good luck with your project

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Oh and thanks for the bonus. Much appreciated!

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
runs well; thank you

Awesome! Enjoy!

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