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From: Rick v100 <rickv100-at-yahoo.com>
Subject: RE: Replacement for EV warrior [TANKS]
Date: Fri, 4 Feb 2005 03:11:42 -0800 (PST)
Reply-To: tanks-at-rctankcombat.com

Do the EV warrior motors have a data plate from the
manufacturer that you can contact them and get the
technical specs on the motor?

Rick 

--- Steve Tyng <SteveT44-at-comcast.net> wrote:

> It's my gut feeling that even though the EVW's are
> based on an automotive
> fan motor.  I think EV had them specially wound for
> thier application.  What
> leads me to believe this is the vestigial center
> connection not wired to
> anything and the fact that the EV-X motor, though
> larger, is not as powerful
> as the EVW.
> 
> Just a feeling.
> 
> Steve
> 
>   -----Original Message-----
>   From: tanks-admin-at-rctankcombat.com
> [mailto:tanks-admin-at-rctankcombat.com]On
> Behalf Of CURTIS DONALDSON
>   Sent: Thursday, February 03, 2005 10:19 PM
>   To: tanks-at-rctankcombat.com
>   Subject: Replacement for EV warrior [TANKS]
> 
> 
>   What I have found is the EV warrior was in fact a
> Ford cooling fan motor
> for industrial trucks or large trucks, but they may
> also have been used in
> cars. It is for this reason that I believe there are
> more motors out there
> in the auto parts chains or possibly in salvage
> yards waiting to be
> discovered. I am still working this angle and
> checking with salvage yards
> also. There are companies who re-manufacuture motors
> and if enough cores
> were found  might be able to get a bunch re-maned
> for the members to buy for
> there tanks prodjects. It just depends if cores can
> be found.  Curt M41
> Walker Bulldog.
> 



                
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