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Homemade Controller

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by Brad3403, Nov 22, 2013.

  1. Brad3403

    Brad3403 Senior Member
    from Alberta
    Messages: 391

    Is there a way to make you're own controller for an electric sander. Need to test a sander but there is no controls for it. If I hook up power directly to the motor is there anything that can be damaged?
  2. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,742

    Is it just an electric motor? 2 wires? 12v system?