FlexChassis: 2,3 of 4 axles. H0e / 009 / N

by rickmulder
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This is a chassis you can configure yourself! Add you own motor, wheels and axles.

- Axles: 2, 3 or 4
- Wheelbase: completely free to choose
- Gearing:
1:47 = 8mm motor, 5mm pulley, 6.5mm belt
1:50 = 6mm motor, 5mm pulley, 6.5mm belt
1:64 = 8mm motor, 7mm pulley, 7.5mm belt
1:68 = 6mm motor, 7mm pulley, 7.5mm belt
1:81 = 8mm motor, 9mm pulley, 10mm belt
1:87 = 6mm motor, 9mm pulley, 10mm belt

The chassis is designed to be used with parts form Nigel Lawton. You need:
- A motor. choose from the 6*10mm, 6*12mm or 8*16mm motor. All with pulley
- A pulley, see gearing
- A belt, see gearing
- Tenshodo motor bogie gears. 2 axles: 1 set. 3 or 4 axles: 2 sets
- Wheels
- 1.5mm to 2mm shaft adapter. One for every axle
- 1.5mm Shafts. You need 3!
- Electrical pickup kit
- Optional but highly recommended: 4*2*1.5mm ball bearings (not available at Nigel Lawton)

The parts are connected by 2 1.5mm shafts. The motor bracket is to be super-glued to the chassis, as is the motor to the bracket. The gears and pulleys should fixated to shafts and wheels with treadlock.


IN: 0.72 w x 1.094 d x 0.591 h
CM: 1.83 w x 2.78 d x 1.5 h


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Hi Rick Can you please specify the length of these shaftadapters. 4.5 or 2.6mm. This is most ingenious. I think I have a go. Regards Goran
February 11, 2014, 6:00 pm
Would this be easily adaptable to HO standard guage?
December 31, 2013, 4:05 am
@awerner Thank you!
February 19, 2013, 4:07 pm
Ingenious! :-)
February 19, 2013, 3:18 pm


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