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    Default ISO of a motor

    Hello everyone, Iím ISO of a new motor for my Rusnok mill. Itís a 1HP single phase type RA, frame 399 motor.
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    ISO is millenial speak for In Search Of.?

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    Quote Originally Posted by john.k View Post
    ISO is millenial speak for In Search Of.?
    International Standards Organization, which is kind of like DIN, ASA, JIC, NSF, SAE, NEMA, CE and UL. Kind of like the way millennial is related to oblivious.

    For a USA-made motor, NEMA is more relevant than ISO.

    Larry

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    NEMA not NEENER NEENER NEENER, which is the tone of this rapidly descending thread

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    Quote Originally Posted by john.k View Post
    ISO is millenial speak for In Search Of.?
    This is surprising to many?

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    My understanding is that type RA typically denotes a brush-riding repulsion start motor. From that, my guess is that frame 399 is probably a pre-NEMA standard which no longer exists. That would also date this as an antique machine.

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    Just answered this on another thread and found this thread, so will reply here as well.


    "Rusnok" Milling Machines & Attachments

    There is a photo in this link of a motor used when rebuilding one of these mills.

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    ISO is what people who are too busy to type 'Looking for' use. It's three syllables, still, but they are generally considered to be shorter syllables by experts in the Slavic and Lower Asian tongues. I should add that the famous movie "Desperately Seeking Susan" was originally titled "ISO Susan" but was changed to suit the demands of its star, Madonna. This was back before she became a man, hard as beef jerky in the loins and thoracic regions, soft as sallow mutton in the brain.

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    Shouldn't this be closed due to a meaningless title?

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