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Old 11-18-2012, 06:03 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by sailah View Post
Another great solution for smaller hp motors like yours is a vfd. I have a teco fm50 on my 1 hp powermatic drill press. Converts single to three phase and has a digital speed control, brake, soft start all for $100. Great solution for a single machine that you want speed control on
i also use the teco fm50. easy to program, work well. you do lose quite a bit of power when you use the speed control for ultra slow speeds. if i go below 50% i just change belts...
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