connecting a 415v 3ph motor

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by lkpflk, Jun 13, 2008.

  1. lkpflk

    lkpflk Thread Starter New Member

    Jun 13, 2008
    i have connected a 415v 3phase motor (6 terminals). it now runs for about 20 seconds then trips the overload, and blows a fuse. it also feels warm.i used the 3 bridging straps provided. the previous motor had 4 terminals,so this one is wired i not need bridging straps? appreciate any help.
  2. thingmaker3

    thingmaker3 Retired Moderator

    May 16, 2005
    Rural, Oregon GMT -8
    Saying "motor" is like saying "wine." Are we talking cheap California zinfandel or high-priced chardonnay from Burgandy?

    Can you provide manufacturer and model number? Is your supply delta or wye?
  3. Travi\s/

    Travi\s/ New Member

    Jun 4, 2008
    Highlands Tx.
    That motor sounds like the one we wired the other day. It's like two motors in one. for it to work right, you will need the straps the came with the motor. It should only use 3 wires, just watch for the rotaion it was made to turn..thats just my thoughts...Travis
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