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Motor for New Jersey

Tamiya BB 62 New JerseyPosted by xilsoe Aug 16, 2009 14:04:50
A small update on New Jersey. I have acquired one motor for this ship. As usual a brushless outrunner. This one is quite small. I believe it is 18mm Ø outer diameter. I am intending on using four of those. During this week I picked the motor apart. I do believe I can insert the propeller shaft directly into the motor so I won't need a coupling smiley

Furthermore I found out the mount can come off. This gives new options for motor mounting as well. smiley I believe the motor mounts can be quite good when I make my own.

I have started making room for the propeller shafts and I have acquired some sailors in scale 1/350 from Tamiya and a photo etch kit from Eduard.com for the USS New Jersey. The sailors are probably going to be the last addition to this boat smiley

Here are some pictures of the motor:

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