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Old 09-13-2004, 09:30 PM   #1
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Do I need to install capacitors on d6 motor?

I was wondering if i need to install the tiny capacitors that came with my gt7 on a trinity d6 7t motor.
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How about the schotty diode that comes with the GT7?. Does it need to be solder on the motor terminals for better motor performance?. Just asking....
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schotty diode = capacitor?
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Hasee - No a diode is basically a electrical one-way valve that stops spikes during braking. Capacitors clean out the electrical noise created by the motor. Generally you run 3 caps(+ to -, + to can, - to can) and one schotty diode(silver strip on +). Most trinity motors come with caps pre-installed.
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novak sells a schotty diode harness which is much better than just 1 diode, plus you dont have to change the diode from motor to motor
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