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Rewiring a Rally stator - I noticed three wires are solid core (two yellow and green). I assume I can't replace them with stranded cores? I'll have to go pick up some solid core, I guess?

Since I know how to solder but I've never done a stator, I want to get it right.
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Solid core in something that vibrates and moves does not sound right. Is it?
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I rewired mine and I'm sure I used stranded. Still have spools of those colors.
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Me, too. All the colors but only stranded...didn't expect solid but this is the first stator I've messed with that wasn't points-based.
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Go stranded. Won't be an issue. Even Scooterwest's re-wire kit is all stranded.
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Grumpnut wrote:
Solid core in something that vibrates and moves does not sound right. Is it?
I don't think it is, makes me think someone has been in there already.
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