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Soldering Brushes?

Old 04-10-2004, 07:39 AM
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Hi, I was wondering were the best place to solder brushes onto a Monster Stock Motor is if I want the most power, thanks.
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Old 04-10-2004, 07:43 AM
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Some people say straight to the tabs so there is a more direct connection. I just solder to the hood and it seems to work fine.
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Old 04-10-2004, 08:03 AM
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The tabs that the wires from the speed controller goto.
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Old 04-10-2004, 08:58 AM
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I solder to the hoods on the opposite side of the spring. this leaves a little more lead for the brush to move freely. I also hold the brush about 1/8 to 1/4 inch from the end you are soldering so it doesn't fill up with solder. The needle nose pliers act as a heat sink.

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I quit soldering them and just trap the shunt under the spring above the hoods.
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