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Old Mar 30, 2009, 09:41 PM
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Is it possible to get this motor apart?

I had this motor quit on me, I suspect a wire broke as one leg is making intermittent contact when I check it with a ohmmeter.
So I thought I might try to repair or rewind it.
It is a 12mm HC motor, and the postage would cost more than the motor to send back for warranty of course.
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Old Mar 30, 2009, 11:02 PM
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That's an inrunner. You can likely use these instructions for taking it apart:
http://www.maxxprod.com/mpi/tips2.html

You might be able to solder a shorted wire. Be sure to clean off the insulation or solder won't hold. You can insulate the joint with a little epoxy 'paint' if shrink wrap won't fit.

Not worth trying to rewind IMO. Inrunners are considerably more difficult than outrunners.
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Old Mar 31, 2009, 05:45 AM
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Thanks, I appreciate it.
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