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source for LX200 Dec Motor new
      #5613873 - 01/09/13 02:59 PM

I'm wondering if anyone knows of a source for LX200 Classic
Dec Motor complete?
I have one that is weak and stalls sometime slewing setting up.
I can cold boot and realign and it usually works fine, I noticed that it can be turned by hand while running,
I know my other LX200 Dec motor cant be turned when powered on by hand.
Thanks
Larry


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Re: source for LX200 Dec Motor [Re: orion61]
      #5614297 - 01/09/13 07:00 PM

Sounds like possibly worn-out motor brushes.

The LX200 Classic Yahoo group might be a great resource for you.

http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/LX200-Classic

I hope this helps.


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