(Topic ID: 228744)

Does my shaker motor sound normal?


By HeadNZ

10 months ago



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  • Latest reply 10 months ago by Rob_G
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#1 10 months ago

So I installed my shaker motor into my Ghostbuster and I like it when its not going flat out. But, when it does go flat out man is it noisy. Its so noisy I’m not sure its right. What do you guys think? Go here for a look and listen.

https://www.icloud.com/sharedalbum/#B0oGrq0zwGdtZ2j

#2 10 months ago

Check its bolted down TIGHT!

#3 10 months ago
Quoted from epotech:

Check its bolted down TIGHT!

Also use some blue threadlocker on the 4 mounting bolts to prevent them from loosening.

#4 10 months ago

Do shaker motors normally make that sort of noise?

#5 10 months ago

See if the counter weights are loose on the motor shaft.

LTG : )

#6 10 months ago

Jackhammer or shaker motor?

#7 10 months ago

Is it a cointaker red tremor?

#8 10 months ago
Quoted from HeadNZ:

Do shaker motors normally make that sort of noise?

No that is not a normal sound!

#9 10 months ago

The threaded rod across the cop of the shaker needs to be tightened a bit.

Rob

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