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I'm looking around for a motor to put into a planned conversion of a 1989 ford ranger. I've been perusing craigslist for electric motors and I'm having trouble understanding what would actually work. I found an AC motor I think would work out fine for my build shown in the attached pic.

If the pic doesn't load correctly, the label states:
CAT NO.: M4106T
HP: 20
RPM: 3450
Volts: 205-230/460
Amps: 47-46/23
PF: 90

Is this too little or too much of a motor? I really don't know!

What should I look for on the labels of these motors? Because can't these things take more volts/amps than what is labelled?

Any guidance would be much appreciated.


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