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How to Change Carbon Brushes on the TITAN TTL758CHN Chainsaw

How to Change Carbon Brushes on the TITAN TTL758CHN Chainsaw

We now stock replacement carbon brushes for the Titan TTL758CHN Chainsaw online here. How to Change the Brushes of the TITAN TTL758CHN Chainsaw Here are the steps you need to take to replace the brushes in this chainsaw. Step 1: Unscrew the Motor Housing Step 2: Unscrew the Top Screw Until Loose, and Unclip the Space Connector Step 3: Push Down To Release Step 4: Carefully Prise Open 2 Lugs Remember we stock replacement brushes for this model of chainsaw here. And you can shop all carbon brushes online here.

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Why Are Carbon Brushes Used in Motors?

Why Are Carbon Brushes Used in Motors?

They transmit current to moving parts: A carbon brush is a sliding piece that transmits electrical current from the static part of a motor to the rotating part, minimising the sparking between the two contacts. They are necessary for torque: "For getting torque in the same direction throughout the rotation, it is necessary to reverse the direction of current flowing through the rotor winding in every half cycle. This is called “commutation” and it is achieved by supplying the rotor current through brushes. The brushes are fixed to stator and they connect to copper plates fixed to rotor. As the...

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How to Stop Motor Brushes from Sparking?

How to Stop Motor Brushes from Sparking?

If your motor brushes are sparking, it may be a sign that they need replacing. If after inspecting your carbon brushes you notice signs of breaking, crumbling or burning; then it's definitely recommended to replace the immediately. Check to see if there is a loose carbon brush cap, or any excessive dirt or bits in the mechanisms that could stop teh brushes from working correctly. If there is a discolouring on the spring such as a raindbow pattern, then it could be a sign of broken lead in the spring, which indicates a replacement is needed. If the spring has...

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Should You "Bed In" or Cut Carbon Brushes To Size?

Should You "Bed In" or Cut Carbon Brushes To Size?

Cutting carbon brushes should be avoided as it's too risky. The best option is to sand or file brushes down carefully a bit at a time (using a fine a sand paper or a file) until they fit the desired brush holder of your machine. Here at Top Deals Online, we have a range of "generic" brushes that can be modified like this to suit your application, along with specific types to fit the model of your power tool. There is no need to bed in brushes, as once installed they should be up and running immediately, with no need...

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What Do The Numbers on Carbon Brushes Mean?

What Do The Numbers on Carbon Brushes Mean?

The numbers found on carbon brushes (printed and engraved) can mean various different things, but usually they will identify the composition or batch number for the material. Each supplier label their own brushes differently so they can mean almost anything, and each tool can have a different type of brush. How to find the right carbon brush for your tool? The best way to find the correct carbon brush for your tool, is to search our site for the tool you own. We have matched all of our brushes against the specific tool models that they work with, so you...

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