stepper motors for traction motors?

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dorin
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stepper motors for traction motors?

Post by dorin » Sat Oct 24, 2009 9:34 am

Think stepper motors would work for traction motors?
Would there be any benifit to using them?

It would make an interesting challege for a controller, probably
need a microprocessor in there someplace.

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Stepper Traction

Post by Bill Shields » Tue Oct 27, 2009 4:42 pm

Yes you could, but why would you want to, other than to be able to program to go 100 yards down the track and stop (assuming no slippage)?

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Post by dorin » Tue Oct 27, 2009 6:43 pm

I have a bag of them...different sizes...small to large. Just wondering if they would provide any benefit at all.

Does not matter too much anyway...as I have too many other projects to finish!
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