Belsaw 220v to 10v conversion

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Forum topic by Weth posted 04-30-2011 09:52 PM 1526 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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04-30-2011 09:52 PM

The belsaw manuals I have seen do not cover conversion of the unit from 220v to 110v.

Where can I get that info?

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#1 posted 04-30-2011 11:54 PM

You can’t generally run a motor over 2 hp on 110 volts. The Belsaw
planer motors are usually 3-5 HP.

If a motor is dual-voltage it usually says so on the information plate on
it and there is often a diagram under the wire access plate which
shows how to wire it for different voltages and sometimes in reverse.

Belsaw machines were often sold without a motor and the end
user would supply it.

You can put a less powerful motor on it if you like.

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