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  1. Beginner's Forum
    I inherited a lovely LGB set from my father, including a 2085D Mallet locomotive he purchased circa 1980. The rear motor on the locomotive died a couple years ago. (Taking it out and pumping high voltage and current through it causes it to turn fitfully, requiring far more DC than it ought to.)...
  2. Beginner's Forum
    Found my problem with the Stainz. Motor is toast. Turns a bit stiffly, does not respond with power applied directly to the two copper tangs that go to the brushes..Before I try to source an OEM motor, is there a suggested upgrade motor for the task?
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