Losi-boy... are you talking about the novak 13.5? If so the whitish material that you are talking about is fiberglass and can't be soldered to. The bent over tab above it is what you should solder to.
Originally Posted by LOSI BOY-MF2
Im was going to solder my motor to the speedo (new motor) and foud on the inside of the tabs was plastic it looks like a plastic washer that goes around the whole endbell. Also the tabs dont seem to have the normal holes in the middle of them to solder the wires in. Anyone had this issue?