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Anonymous
Posted on Thursday, October 21, 2004 - 8:10 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

My rubber band keeps riding up the motor shaft. Any ideas to keep it one place?
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Anonymous
 
Posted on Monday, April 4, 2005 - 9:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

dremel the rubber band part of the shaft
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mike (Mike11298)
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Posted on Friday, December 15, 2006 - 6:53 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Or make a ridge or hot glue in the centre - the band will ride up onto it
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surendra murthy.c (Science_boy)
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Posted on Sunday, August 5, 2007 - 10:49 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

is there any difference between an ordinary wire like rubberband and a wide rubberband as mentioned in the van de graaff plan.can i use the wire like rubberband.please anyone help me with this.
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I. Dimov (Overrider)
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Registered: 12-2005
Posted on Sunday, August 5, 2007 - 5:37 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

It might work, but just barely, since there isn't much surface contacting.
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surendra murthy.c (Science_boy)
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Posted on Thursday, August 9, 2007 - 9:28 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

my vdg was a success, but tell me whether the brushes should touch the rubber band or not.
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Simon Quellen Field (Sfield)
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Registered: 12-2004
Posted on Thursday, August 9, 2007 - 10:10 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Not.
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surendra murthy.c (Science_boy)
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Posted on Friday, August 17, 2007 - 10:18 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

will the rotatory high voltage motor work with the vdg

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