Motor and wheel distance

The following a handy tool when looking to calculate the distance your is away from the wheel when creating a motor mount:

For the Australian readers check out the good thread going on Endless Sphere: 



Thanks, Simon for highlighting this one.

4 responses to “Motor and wheel distance

  1. I’m curious, have you had any issues with the motor only driving one wheel? Does it pull one way? I’m working on my own project, and I was just wondering.

    • Not a problem regarding pulling one way. However two wheel drive brings a number of advantages. Better hill climb, better braking and better ware and tear. Your basically distributing the force over twice the area.

      But no difference regarding pulling to one side

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