I have purchased a motor and a motor controller and am looking to move into the final stages of wiring and mounting my motor and components to finish the conversion for my ATV. I have bought the following components:
Mars ME0909 Motenergy Motor
Curtis 1205M 48V 500A Motor Controller
Are the DC motors commonly used on conversions mountable in any position, even vertical? I understand that they will run but are there any bearing issues? I seem to have read something somewhere about thrust loads vs. rotating loads on motor bearings.
Looking for flexibility in...