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Hi I have a farm duty 1/2 hp dual voltage, single phase, capaciter electric motor. I simply want to attach a plug for 110. My problem is there are 9 wires colored and Labeled as follows Y/Black- P1 Br- P2 Blue - T1 White -T2 Or.- T3 Y- T4 Black - T5 Gray -T6 Red T8 I do not know how to wire this any help would be appreciated

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There is normally a name plate on the inside of the cover that shows high and low voltage connections without that the connections could be a couple different ways. Have a look Im sure its there

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