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help with MTB hellcat motor

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#1 Spellblades13



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Posted 14 January 2017 - 01:57 AM

Hello nerfhaven


Recently I accidentally broke off one of the motor tabs on my 180 sized hell cat motors. Is there anything I can do to fix it? or is it trash now?


very specifically im talking about the small copper tabs that you connect your positive and negative wires to.

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#2 Zack the Mack

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Posted 14 January 2017 - 06:06 PM

Unfortunately, the solder tabs aren't replaceable. You need a new Hellcat...


I'll admit that I broke a motor the same way. You can add some strain relief with a dab of E6000 or Goop after you solder the wires to make this less likely...

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#3 Dino



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Posted 15 January 2017 - 10:06 AM

Can't you just build up solder on the bit that's not broken, i did that on a standard DC motor so i'm not sure if it will work, and depending on how much broke off.

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