Object detail

Accession number
1966.466
Description
Cutaway model of an electric single-phase capacitor start motor. Armature exposed.
Marks
CVA / BRITISH MADE / INDUCTION MOTOR / IM13121 / [...] / SUSSEX Maker's Plate
40-1 Sticker
55 M F275V / AD455 / 93302/055 Embossed
Media/Materials
Credit Line
Cutaway Electric Motor, 1966.466. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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Public comments

The capacitor is need to start the motor in the desired direction each time. The direction of rotation can be changed by changing the wiring configuration at the termial box.

- Steve Miller on 24-04-2020 00:10:36

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