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I have a and 1/2 hp that I want to use on a boat lift. 120…

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I have a smith and jones 1/2 hp that I want to use on a boat lift. 120 v. I need to be able to reverse the direction using the existing switch. Is the a simple explanation as to how this should be wired?

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Just got it and have had two "experts" shake their heads

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

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Please give me the model number or a picture of the wiring diagram on the motor.

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