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Wind Motor Runs Rough
By John A. Tuttle

Hi All,  Air motors that 'lope' are very common.  The problem develops
because the motor has been setting idle in one position for too long.
This is well explained in my web page "The 360 Degree Test".  See: 

On that page I also offer a few suggestions which might help delay the
replacing of the old cloth.

John A Tuttle
Brick, New Jersey, USA

(Message sent Fri 31 May 2013, 18:57:21 GMT, from time zone GMT-0400.)

Key Words in Subject:  Motor, Rough, Runs, Wind

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