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Old Apr 19, 2003, 01:12 AM
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Which way should my prop turn?

HI, I just purchased a MPJet brushless motor and a CC Phoenix 25 ESC. Since the leads from the motor are not color coded, Im not sure the correct way to connect the leads to the ESC. I can get it to work, but obviously one way it turns clockwise, and the other it turns counter-clockwise (when looking at the plane from the front.

Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thanks,
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Old Apr 19, 2003, 01:16 AM
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If your running a APC prop, looking at the plane from the front (coming at you), it would be counter-clockwise.
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Old Apr 19, 2003, 01:35 AM
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So the wind blows towards the back of the plane .

Yes as William said counterclockwise for 'normal' props, looking from the front
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