Originally Posted by Dylan
Make sure the switch is rated for the motors draw. You never mentioned what size motor you were running.
And just for future reference, that's not 6 poles. It's a double pole double throw switch. Also known as DTDP.
i learned about the poles today at the electric supply.
im not sure the size but the guy at the shop sold me the biggest one he had in stock. all hooked up and working awesome!!!