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Forum topic by uMinded posted 304 days ago 699 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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uMinded

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304 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: motors table saw

I have this 1.5HP Leland Newman motor with no cover and no wiring diagram. Currently the motor is wired for CCW rotation at 240V and I need CW at 240V. The motor is 12 lead with two massive capacitors.


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Does anybody have a clue how to wire this guy properly? Or even if Leland Newman motors are still around?


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Lee Barker

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#1 posted 303 days ago

Inquire here:

http://vintagemachinery.org/

Kindly,

Lee

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#2 posted 303 days ago

If Vintage Machinery can not help, hopefully you will have a good electric motor rebuild shop near you. It will
cost a bit, and most good ones can give you an estimate, but they should be able to tell you how to wire it
correctly.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#3 posted 303 days ago

I just installed a new motor on a shaper and to change the direction required flipping just two wires – one from a bundle that was connected internally, and one from a connection to a lead out. If you give us a good diagram/pic of what wires you currently have doing whatever they are doing to give you the 220V CCW, we may be able to help find those two wires.

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#4 posted 303 days ago

This site may be able to help you. http://igor.chudov.com/manuals/ElectricMotors.pdf

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