Originally Posted by FORD FLARESIDE
I have a 3hp motor on my hoist. The wiring diagram in the manual shows a white and a black for hot leads, and a green for neutral. The motor however has two black lead wires labled L1 and L2, with a green neutral.
Is L2 supposed to be the white, or does it even matter?
The electrical diagram from the manual would be better served if it was drawn by preschoolers.
I'm no electrician but I would sure think l1 and l2 would be both hots and it shouldn't matter which is which. That is just my common sense talking though...
You should swing by and have a beer one of these evening's. I'm in the barn almost every night, don't be a stranger!