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Sep 06, 2002, 01:57 AM
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brushless motor maintenance (or not?)


I heard about adding some form of oil to the bears for both end of the motor shaft. What kind of oil should I use? How often should I oil the motor? Is there anything else I have to do?
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Sep 06, 2002, 03:19 AM
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If you oil the bearings you will wash out the grease inside
Sep 06, 2002, 11:25 AM
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Andy W's Avatar
What he said!
Keep 'em dry and they'll run forever..
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Sep 06, 2002, 01:57 PM
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Its a good idea to blow out the "brushless " dust every so often.

Steve
Sep 06, 2002, 02:32 PM
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Is that really dust, or broken electrons?
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Sep 07, 2002, 12:04 AM
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The latter..
Sep 07, 2002, 09:07 AM
PUGZ RULE!
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OMIGOSH!


I oiled the bearings with some Teflon bearing oil for r/c car motors. What do I do now?

Rgds, JT