Articles about Electrical Wiring: Motor
How to Convert the Electrical Circuit Voltage for a Motor: There are multiple problems here. You and the electrician did not discuss exactly what the 240 volt outlet would be used for. This is a big mistake, and I’m amazed that the electrician did not ask you what the circuit would be used for.
How to Wire a Motor for 240 Volts when the Motor is Designed for 120/240 Volts for Better Efficiency
How do I connect a single phase contactor to power an electric motor?
I have to remove the capacitor from my condensing unit for my central air. What is the best (easiest) way to discharge the capacitor before I remove it?