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Washing machine gate opener

  1. Sep 16, 2014 #1
    Hello Guys,

    Can I use a washing machine's motor in a sliding gate opener project ?
     
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  3. Sep 16, 2014 #2

    Doug Huffman

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    Without more information; sure, as a counterweight so that its weight reduces the force that must be applied to open the gate.
     
  4. Sep 16, 2014 #3

    sophiecentaur

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    Cruel!
     
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