I have recently come into possession of a working vacuum cleaner motor (generic: only says 60 hz, 120 V on the side) with cord and switch still attached (also the fins on the motor that created the suction). I can't even find a manufacturer logo on it. Anyways...I am looking forward to using this in a future project.
Just as an exercise, in case I am "thinking too small" what would you do with such a motor?
It looks a LOT like this one: