Nameplate shows technical data for the motor

Nameplate for a fractional horsepower (FHP) motor

Nameplate for a fractional horsepower (FHP) motor providing important information related to its operation, such as the number of volts and amps of electricity it requires, the rpm and the size of horsepower (in this case, 1/4) it generates.

G. Leslie Oliver, Mark Dorlandt Photography.
Ron Shuker, Nigel Heseltine
c. 1959
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