Electric Motors,

For the serious discussion of RC Tank building and general engineering matters.

Moderator: Moderators

Post Reply
User avatar
Posts: 869
Joined: Tue Nov 09, 2004 10:37 pm
Location: Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

Electric Motors,

Post by AndyR » Sun May 15, 2005 5:54 pm

Ultimatly I'm going to use a engine / gearbox combination for my Warrior. However I have just been surfing ebay (sober this time 8) ) and I spotted these electric scooter motors, they are really cheap ranging between £15 and £25 each. Motor output is approx 250W or there is an option of a 500w version.

Check out the link below.

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll? ... 32101&rd=1

Does anybody know the max RPM or Torque output?

My question is; has anyone had any experience of them and if so what did you reckon? to me this sounds like a cheap route to getting my warrior moving under it's own steam (ps you can buy the actual Scooter for about £90, complete with twist grip throttle).....

Andy R

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests