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Old 07-17-2019, 03:30 PM
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Default Brushless conversion of (Strimmer) Weed Whacker

I have a few worn out petrol powered strimmers and I've been wondering if its possible to convert to BL E-Motor .....

My boat channel needs clearing of weeds and reeds .... so I wondered if I could convert one of them to mount on side of a dinghy to cut the weeds. Power could be from genny with voltage reducer to give unlimited run.

Given a medium sized Strimmer - what sort of BL motor would be needed ?? It would have to spin up the metal blade - not the nylon line.
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