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How can I reverse the direction of rotation on an ac variable speed fan motor? (Lakewood Kool Operator Junior 8")? Answered

Im trying to get an ac motor to go from operating clockwise to counterclockwise. Is this possible?

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TheSodaJerk
TheSodaJerk

11 years ago

It looked like a 3 phase, as the windings were triplets. What I ended up doing was pulling the assembly apart and reversing the drive shaft, basically crudely reversing it. But now the fan sucks instead of blows so it will suit my application!

Th
anks for the advice sandogue, that was my second plan