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    Quote Originally Posted by CCSPIERCE View Post
    Don't use a electronic flash on the camera to take a picture of a solid state starter. Some drives will shut down due to the energy flash. I don't know why but i have seen it happen.
    what brand? i want to try that!
    my 1st time jumping out of a plane...http://youtu.be/Kv38G0MHsGo

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    Quote Originally Posted by RichardL View Post
    Now thats funny....LOL

    Reading "One" leg on a six-lead motor should give you a reading of 58% of the actual motor current. "NOT" 50%....I digress in stating the reasoning behind this.
    Not sure why that's funny, Richard, but it wouldn't be the first time a joke has gone over my head. Even one of my own.... I was concerned that the OP would not be successful in indicating an actual location as a location on the drawing. I hope that statement makes sense.

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    Hey guys why you all diverting from the topic.I am here to get a solution but you started your convesation.I have alreday uploded the pic of the concerned part.

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    It is very important to measure current at the right locations. You want to be sure that you are comparing the current on the 3 separate phases to each other, or the current on the 6 motor leads to each other. You may have been comparing the current on 1 of the phases with the current on 1 of the motor leads. They will not match. See RichardL's statement above.

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