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Rico

BN Modeller
Wow that’s now a deal!
No, not really an IC man, just hoping he’s not going to wreck one of Sherrel's favourite paint schemes.
 

malibu43

Active Member
Jerome - are these replacement motors, and if so, where did you get them?

I have 4 Athearn Blue Box GP's that I'd like to get all running closer to the same speed, and had considered installing the same motor in all of them as an option.
 

wheeler1963

Aurora & Portland Owner
Malibu, no these are the original motors 20, 30, 40 years old?? Just cleaned them up, changed brushes where needed, hard wired them in to the trucks. There are many that replace these old BB motors with can motors or even Genesis motors. I've never felt the need for that.
 




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