Antique Engines and Old Iron
[Home] - [HELP] - [Forums] - [Library] - [Photo Gallery] - [Groups] - [Classified Ads] - [Subscribe] - [Links] - [Books] - [Sponsors] -

Go Back   SmokStak > SmokStak® Vintage Electrical Equipment > Generators & Electric Motors General Discussion > Military MEP and Aircraft Gen-Sets
Forgot Password? Join Us!

Notices

Military MEP and Aircraft Gen-Sets MEP Mobile Electric Power, APU Auxiliary Power Unit and other military surplus generators.

Military MEP and Aircraft Gen-Sets

Mep 803 main stator removing from housing


this thread has 2 replies and has been viewed 428 times

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 02-09-2017, 01:33:05 PM
dieselxcoffee dieselxcoffee is offline
Registered
 
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: San Antonio, Texas, USA
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Mep 803 main stator removing from housing

Has anyone removed the main stator from the housing / shell??

Housing really needs to be painted/cleaned/etc. Was wondering if anyone has taken the stator out to make blasting and painting the housing saver/etc.

Any pointer would be welcome.. More to the point lol - how hard is it to get the stator out. ????
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 02-09-2017, 02:01:35 PM
dependable dependable is offline
Registered-I
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Massachusetts, USA
Posts: 457
Thanks: 47
Thanked 120 Times in 93 Posts
Default Re: Mep 803 main stator removing from housing

I have not taken a stator out, but have done a lot of other stuff on the 5KW version of this (MEP-802) There are a lot of fasteners, some with captive nuts, and many not, and things in the way to get at anything internal, was not designed to be that service friendly, it seems.

There is a lot of info, help, and all the manuals for these on the auxiliary equipment section of the steel soldiers military vehicle site.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 02-09-2017, 04:10:55 PM
Richard L Richard L is offline
Registered-II
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Hansville WA USA
Posts: 575
Thanks: 0
Thanked 206 Times in 132 Posts
Default Re: Mep 803 main stator removing from housing

I would forget that idea, and clean up the outside and IF NECESSARY, blow out the windings, and if necessary use a spray electronic cleaner to do the windings, the coat with red insulating varnish what you can reach.
Think you will regret taking the unit apart, as you could easily nick a wire or other and end up with a bad end.
Have never pulled the windings out, unless the end is bad.
Just my 2 cents worth.
R
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

F o r u m Jump

Similar Threads Chosen at Random
Thread Thread Starter F o r u m Replies Last Post
Removing Onan Marquis 5000 Front Rotor housing cover ? dillon Onan Generators 8 12-25-2015 09:02:38 PM
removing Onan Marquis 5000 Front Rotor housing cover ? dillon Onan Generators 7 12-18-2015 02:11:20 PM
Onan 3600 LP Stator housing egregory Onan Generators 3 04-06-2014 09:14:37 PM
Onan Emerald BGE Removing Stator Housing? anemic Onan Generators 19 11-17-2013 05:39:04 PM
Lincoln sa200 stator housing jesuspdz Welding Shop 2 04-14-2013 12:38:30 PM


Use "Ctrl" mouse wheel to change screen size.
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:07:09 AM.

Smokstak and Enginads site search!


All use is subject to our TERMS OF SERVICE
SMOKSTAK® is a Registered Trade Mark - A Community of Antique Engine Enthusiasts
Copyright © 2000 - 2016 by Harry Matthews P.O. Box 5612 - Sarasota, FL 34277