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New Jersey motor installation part II

Tamiya BB 62 New JerseyPosted by xilsoe Jan 23, 2011 17:28:44
Today I mounted the remaining two motors. That wasn't too hard smiley I have one recommendation though if using brushless outrunners: The outer diameter shouldn't exceed 18mm if the intention is to make a direct drive.

I also started mounting the rudders. No pictures yet. Instead I would like to present the motor mounts I made. See the one in the pictures below.

The motor installation was also tested today. All motors still works and will turn the propellers. Further I secured the propellers to the shafts using green LocTite. Green LocTite should be virtually impossible to remove. If removal should be needed, heating should be the way.


Today I got the white balance right smiley

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