Satellite Motor

Marcas

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I'm thinking about adding a motor to my satellite system. The most commonly available seem to be made by Motec Technomate and Foretec. Are they much the same or are some better than others?
 

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Out of those three, the only company to make motors is as far as I know Moteck, the others are re-badged. I have had very few problems with the many Motecks installed over the past few years.
 

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The Fortecs are reboxed STABs.
Currently got an HH90 with a Triax110cm on it, it hasn't fallen apart yet.:-rofl2

The Technomate motors are manufactured by Moteck I believe.
 

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Robbo71 said:
The Fortecs are reboxed STABs.
Currently got an HH90 with a Triax110cm on it, it hasn't fallen apart yet.:-rofl2

The Technomate motors are manufactured by Moteck I believe.

I enquired about Technomate motor and it doesn't look like a Moteck made, but apparently by unknown motor manufacturer and they just put the Technomate name on it.
Just like Dark Motor.
http://www.satellites.co.uk/satellite/digital-systems/123341-got-my-new-system.html
Post #10 thinks it a Moteck, but where is the proof?
 

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Thanks for your thoughts. It would appear that the Motek is the safest option
 

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Do check the hardware limits on it b4 you you get it up, I found the last one were set to 50e ~ 50W ....well within receivable satellite but well it's worth a check and adjustment.......:D

good solid reliable motor
 
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