Redmond alternating current motor

Description (Brief):

Nameplate reads: "Oil every 3 months with S.A.E. 20 Motor Oil. / Model 110 Volts 115 / R.P.M. 1200 Amps. 1.2 / H.P. 1/25 Watts 90 /

Description (Brief)

Cycle 60 Serial 12H18493 / A.G. Redmond Co. / Oswosso, Mich., U.S.A." This motor has part of the frame removed for student observation of internal operations. An induction motor designed to run on 115 VAC. A propeller on one end of armature shaft aids in ventilation.

Date Made: ca 1945

Associated User: unknownAssociated Institution: A. G. Redmond Co.Maker: A. G. Redmond Co.

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: EM.317857Catalog Number: 317857Accession Number: 233317

Object Name: Motorelectric motorOther Terms: Motor; Motors and Generators

Measurements: overall: 5 in x 7 in x 4 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 17.78 cm x 10.795 cm


Record Id: nmah_705218

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