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Old 04-04-2007, 08:40 PM
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What does it take to reverse the rotation of a brushless motor.
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Old 04-04-2007, 08:45 PM
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I think all you have to do is swap any two of the three motor wires to change direction.
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So it acts like a 3 phase A/C motor?
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A brushless RC motor is essentially a 3 phase ac motor.
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Originally Posted by smac
So it acts like a 3 phase A/C motor?
Thats the way I explain it to most people.
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Originally Posted by mguebert69
A brushless RC motor is essentially a 3 phase ac motor.
Hey Guebs, I don't know why I didn't just call you! I should have known that you would know how!!
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Serves you right Bahaahwhahahwwaaa!!!!!
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Old 04-06-2007, 06:10 AM
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It might not work on sensored sytems such as the Novak or LRP speed controls. Should work fine on unsensored sytems though.
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