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Buying servos + motors

  1. Jan 19, 2006 #1
    Where can I buy cheap/small DC motors and servos (robot building type of thing)?

    (Any well known "local" stores out there?)


    Edit: Sorry I guess I would also need some type of "Polarity Toggle Switch".
    Last edited: Jan 19, 2006
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  3. Jan 19, 2006 #2


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    I'm fairly sure any "local" stores wouldn't be well known throughout the world.
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    cyrus is a model RC flyer i bet!
  6. Jan 20, 2006 #5


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    I keep tons of old VCR's, electric typewriters and such-like for parts like that. For reversing a DC motor, I just use a DPDT switch with what are normally the input terminals connected to the motor. The 'output' terminals are then oppositely hooked to the battery. Flipping the switch one way gives CW, and the other way CCW.
  7. Jan 20, 2006 #6
    Hey, you're back. parole?
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