Building an electric motor for Candy Cane, part 3: Assembly and installation


Although I trusted my measurements (and machining) enough to have cleaned and painted the frame before test-fitting any of the associated components (which also were on the boat, rather than in the machine shop), once the frame was on the boat, it seemed like that had gone on for long enough.

First I tested the fit of the motor (since that’s really what bit me on the prototype):
test fit of motor on frame
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