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by AstroGoat760
Fri Nov 26, 2021 11:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remotoring HP Products small steamers.
Replies: 2
Views: 137

Re: Remotoring HP Products small steamers.

Well, I will still take a shot at it, eventually.
by AstroGoat760
Fri Nov 26, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Random Cat Photos
Replies: 217
Views: 39492

Re: Random Cat Photos

ConducTTor wrote: Wed Nov 24, 2021 8:51 pm You sure you're not just collecting squirrels and calling them cats?
Yep, quite positive that we have cats, not squirrels.
by AstroGoat760
Fri Nov 26, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Remotoring HP Products small steamers.
Replies: 2
Views: 137

Remotoring HP Products small steamers.

I think the time has come for me to "bite the bullet" as it were, and start working on ways to re-motor some of my HP Products small steamers. Has anyone out there put a can motor in a HP Products steamer? I can think of two main ways to accomplish this: 1.) Try to "shoehorn" in ...
by AstroGoat760
Fri Nov 26, 2021 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Repairing a DC-60 Motor
Replies: 4
Views: 138

Re: Repairing a DC-60 Motor

This cannot be soldered.....the "plates" are integral to the insulated part of the commutator. Attempting to solder a plate to the commutator barrel would surely ruin the commutator. The commutator barrel/base is made of an insulated material, which would melt if a soldering iron is used ...
by AstroGoat760
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Random Cat Photos
Replies: 217
Views: 39492

Re: Random Cat Photos

ConducTTor wrote: Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:26 pm I've never had a cat climb in a XMas tree. I don't understand your cats :lol:
We just put it up last night.
That is what I woke up to.
by AstroGoat760
Tue Nov 23, 2021 9:36 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Random Cat Photos
Replies: 217
Views: 39492

Re: Random Cat Photos

It is getting to be that time of year again:
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by AstroGoat760
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Repairing a DC-60 Motor
Replies: 4
Views: 138

Repairing a DC-60 Motor

This is a first for me: one of the commutator plates on a DC-60 motor has fallen off, and I am trying to figure out the best way to repair it, should I try soldering it, or just replace the motor?
by AstroGoat760
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Random Star Trek Stuff
Replies: 39
Views: 10790

Re: Random Star Trek Stuff

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Season Four of Star Trek Discovery is here!
by AstroGoat760
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:29 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Open House at the Beltrami County Historical Society 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 151

Re: Open House at the Beltrami County Historical Society 2021

ConducTTor wrote: Mon Nov 22, 2021 12:28 am ...Make it so!
OK, Captain Picard! :lol:
by AstroGoat760
Sun Nov 21, 2021 11:48 am
Forum: Rail TT TT Scale Models
Topic: Automobiles
Replies: 264
Views: 64429

Re: Automobiles

Ooooh!

How about a 1958 Plymouth Fury?
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Flames are not needed, but also welcome... :lol:
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