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#1 Paulgo OFFLINE  

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Posted April 13, 2015 - 04:38 PM

Mounting a standard belt-driven pump isn't too hard.  Folks do it all the time.  Just wondering if any of you have looked into running your FEL with an electric pump?  Seems like it would make things a whole lot easier.  Is that an option or not?  Paul



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Posted April 13, 2015 - 04:41 PM

I dont see why not..I have a couple of electric pumps off of trash compactors and such that should have no trouble with a small FEL.



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Posted April 13, 2015 - 04:44 PM

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Posted April 13, 2015 - 04:47 PM

I also have this little setup made from a trim pump and cylinders off a boat .

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Posted April 13, 2015 - 04:54 PM

I also have this little setup made from a trim pump and cylinders off a boat .

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I've got one of those. Just haven't figured where I want to use it.


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Posted April 13, 2015 - 04:57 PM

Driving a pump by belt also requires a special engine pulley with the extra pulley right behind the PTO flanges. My 105 has that pulley but the 1053 does not.
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Posted April 13, 2015 - 05:26 PM

The electric motors are not a continuous duty motor. They won't last long enoug to justify the install.

 

Take an electric motor designed to be on a garage door opener and put a fan blade on it then try to run it continuously and see how short the life span is. 

 

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Posted April 13, 2015 - 05:47 PM

A snow plow pump might work using the ports for the turn rams---but your charging system would never keep up with the current draw and they also are not made to run continuous.

But there might be something out there that would work--sorry I can't help,but I'am sure someone has done it. 


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Posted April 13, 2015 - 05:50 PM

The electric motors are not a continuous duty motor. They won't last long enoug to justify the install.

 

Take an electric motor designed to be on a garage door opener and put a fan blade on it then try to run it continuously and see how short the life span is. 

 

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No you dont run them continuous,they only engage when you activate them...be about the same as a log splitter,


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Posted April 13, 2015 - 06:53 PM

They use these on dump beds for trucks, so must have the power!  Think speed would maybe be an issue?  They DO only run when you push the buttons, not continuious and would think NO down-pressure, just gravity to lower and dump then?  Not sure on the power requirements either, might need bigger battery or it's own even to keep load off the tractor system?  There's winches used on some home built loaders and johnny bucket type systems, usually manual dumps on those systems.


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Posted April 13, 2015 - 06:59 PM

They use these on dump beds for trucks, so must have the power!  Think speed would maybe be an issue?  They DO only run when you push the buttons, not continuious and would think NO down-pressure, just gravity to lower and dump then?  Not sure on the power requirements either, might need bigger battery or it's own even to keep load off the tractor system?  There's winches used on some home built loaders and johnny bucket type systems, usually manual dumps on those systems.

I would think a winch would use more current than one of those pumps..the ones I have have both up and down pressure by reversing as I recall.Like I said these were used on a compactor on a trash truck.


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Posted April 13, 2015 - 07:19 PM

You can get the ones like I have surplus pretty cheap..you might check in your area.






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