Chicago Electric model 40388 wiring

Reply

  #1  
Old 10-24-10, 04:02 PM
R
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: USA
Posts: 1
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Chicago Electric model 40388 wiring

Wiring instructions for 220V say wires are white, black, red, green/yellow. My machine has blue, black, brown, green/yellow. Can someone tell me how to wire this?
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 11-25-10, 07:00 PM
G
Member
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: USA
Posts: 2
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
look inside and see what each one of the black, brown, blue, green/yellow terminal numbers they are connected to on the switch. Tell me what they are and I'll compare it with mine and get back with you. I've connected it up as is and it works fine. Connecting it to 220 by changing the plug and I blow breakers when turning it on. I've contacted harbor freight technical and have got no reply. I want to figure this thing out. So perhaps mine is wired wrong inside and maybe by comparison I can figure out the right way and tell you the right way.
 
  #3  
Old 11-26-10, 04:20 AM
M
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA - N.E.Tn
Posts: 47,517
Received 294 Votes on 261 Posts
You might try contacting HF's tech dept again. It's been a few years since I've talked to them but they were always very helpful. Hopefully they still are.
 
Reply
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: