Both would be good candidates.
The trick is finding a prop that matches the RPM and torque curve of the motor. Ideally you find one that allows...
I'm still kicking around, just been super busy for the past year. I have a handful of different weed whackers I want to turn into new motors. Just...
You very well may be correct. It's worked for 3 years and hasn't given me any issues. A replacement gear head is $25 on eBay.
Here's some guidance for the video.
-you holding camera aimed at the gear box portion of you motor-
"This is my gearbox, it worked great...
It would still be an interesting video to see what failed. :)
That's pretty ingenious! Nicely done! I hope you'll consider making a video about how it works.
Sounds like a sweet build. Can't wait to see some updates!
Great to hear. Let's see those pics!
Possibly, but there is always someone new to the conversation.
Any active builds these days?
Well there you go! Post up your results. I like I said, I haven't done the tack weld method yet, but it sounds like the perfect choice *if* you do...
I built a replacement for my clutch that has two pins that connect to the clutch drum, but someone posted a comment on one of my videos that is a...
In the end, he may need to lock the clutch, but there's no sense in doing that before he tests it. Just don't run it until it gets blazing hot and...
It really depends on your hull, but 5 mph is do able. I get about that out of my motor and I know I'm bogging it down. The prop selection is where...
There is no way to say for sure, but it sounds like a very good set up. Put it together and take it on a test run, then tell us how it did!
Anyone working on anything interesting?
I'm working on a dyno project to test the power output of my little engines. I'm waiting on some parts...
Glad you're making it out. Keep the updates and pics coming!
What's the word beekbuster? Have you taken it out for a spin yet?! :)
Wow! You must have great supplier for motors if you can sell the whole thing built for $100!
Keep the pics coming!