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Old 05-13-2007, 10:38 PM   #1
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Default Starter box - how to get gears on motor?

Is there a trick to getting a gear onto a 550 starter box motor? Or is it just brute force?

I have the duratrax motors and gears and the gear fits so tightly on the shaft that it is hard to get on.

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On my Ofna box the gears (well pulleys really) were just pressed on, they were insanely hard to get off. So after I got them off I drilled and tapped a hole in each so they would be held on with a set screw, easy to replace the motors now!
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