[amsat-bb] Re: Motor for Yaesu G5500 Azimuth Rotator?

Phil Karn karn at ka9q.net
Thu Feb 23 13:38:36 PST 2012

On 2/23/12 12:30 PM, Len Revelle wrote:
> My Hi-Q screwdriver antenna uses a resettable fuse that opens when the
> drive hits top or bottom, takes a few minutes to reset after the current
> subsides, and you save the motor. Seems the simplest fix to the rotor.

Yes, it does. Do you know the rating of the fuse? Does it heat on its
own, or is it attached thermally somehow to the motor?

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