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 Posted: Mon Feb 4th, 2019 09:25 pm
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Stan Adams
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Here is you a small Eck motor from 1918.
Thought of you when I was looking at it. :D

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 Posted: Tue Feb 5th, 2019 12:30 am
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Russ Huber
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Gimme dis.  :D

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It's a turret motor on the TEXAS, only Eck I have found on board.

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 Posted: Tue Feb 5th, 2019 03:39 am
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Stan Adams wrote: It's a turret motor on the TEXAS, only Eck I have found on board.
Which turret?

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Never saw a tag with so much info. Is it an AC or DC, I can't see on the tag.

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Michael Mirin wrote: Never saw a tag with so much info. Is it an AC or DC, I can't see on the tag.
From what I can see on the tag by the fact that the tag doesn't have a section listed "Cycles" on it anywhere on the tag but 110 listed under volts, and the fact that the motor is on a ship more than likely the motor is a 110 V DC motor, which to me anyways seems a little underpowered for a motor that size.

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 Posted: Sat Feb 9th, 2019 03:41 pm
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Russ Huber
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Michael Mirin wrote: Never saw a tag with so much info. Is it an AC or DC, I can't see on the tag.
Winding:  Shunt = DC


Now, which turret is that motor spinning around?  :D

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The USS Texas can be d amn glad it didn't have to face the guns in the turrets of this chunk of short lived iron. The Hood did.

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