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prop/motor bolt broken

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Hey Yo Mick, May 19, 2014.

  1. Hey Yo Mick

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    The prop bolt on the motor broke off the motor itself. Is it possible to attach a new bolt to mount the prop or do I just buy a new motor?
     
  2. N017RW

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    Well I have to assume when you say 'bolt' that you mean the shaft (of the rotor).

    If that is the case than yes, you need a new motor.
     
  3. Hey Yo Mick

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    Yes, the shaft. Thanks Are there any upgraded rotors that you would suggest?
     
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    No I cannot, but I'm sure others can (will?).
     
  5. Phantom_Menace66

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    I know I shouldn't ask, but just HOW did you break a motor shaft??
     
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