They have it all sealed up with RTV so it is difficult to open. It looked to me like a linear pot but the change occurs with less than a 90 degree turn. SoMessage 1 of 4 , Jan 29, 2001View SourceThey have it all sealed up with RTV so it is difficult to open. It looked
to me like a linear pot but the change occurs with less than a 90 degree
turn. So there is a large area of rotation where there is no change at all.
The pot was a standard 1 inch diameter volume control type pot that seemed
to be sealed with varnish. They caution you in the manual not to use just
any 5k pot. I paid $17 for it from Solectria.
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From: Tom Hudson [mailto:tomhudson@...]
Sent: Monday, January 29, 2001 10:31 AM
Subject: RE: [force_ev] accelarator potentiometer
I had to replace the potbox in our E-10 but just got an entire replacement
from Solectria. I might go look at the insides of it to see if it can be
What kind of potentiometer was in there, Will? Linear taper?
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