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NEL957

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I would like to buy a motor at least 1 hp and single phase.
Thanks in advance
 

Ulma Doctor

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ebay has tons of motors
Harbor freight has them too, but i have not used their motors to say whether they are any good
what are you going to use the motor for?
 

dgehricke

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Nelson,
Did you find a Motor ?
dgehricke
 

NEL957

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Thanks for the reply's, I am going to keep the motor I have and put a VFD on it. The cost of a good motor out weighs the converter and the variable speed, reversing and the brake feature, I'm going with the VFD.
Thanks all.
Nelson
 
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