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tugboyben

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Re: Winter project
« Reply #15 on: October 24, 2018, 12:15:56 »
Evening
Home made Bow thurster parts ready to fit
1000kv brushless motor 60amp brushless esc
35X mm two blade prop
The shaft is M5  the outer parts is cut down to 2 1/2 inchs
The black pipe is just house 40mm waste pipe

Jason
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Re: Winter project
« Reply #16 on: October 24, 2018, 12:17:02 »
 :)
Iv'e just a mount to make for the motor

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Re: Winter project
« Reply #17 on: December 19, 2018, 00:33:48 »
Hi Jason

Nice bow thruster,  have you had chance to test it yet? ,
 Will you be going Brushless  with the main drive motors? 

Look forward to seeing more

Spud

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Re: Winter project
« Reply #18 on: December 20, 2018, 11:14:44 »
Hi Jason

Nice bow thruster,  have you had chance to test it yet? ,
 Will you be going Brushless  with the main drive motors? 

Look forward to seeing more

Spud


Hi spud
Thanks not tested but iv'e used the same brushless bow thruster set up a few times
& they work well  :)
Main drive motors are peugeot 208 heater blower motors
Driving 70mm props
Iv'e not had any time to work on the tug ill wait for the new year now

Jason

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Re: Winter project
« Reply #19 on: December 21, 2018, 00:37:35 »
Cheers Jason

The car fan heater motors are ideal if you have the space .


All the best
Spud