how to find steppers in cd/dvd drives
March 23, 2011
i'm trying to biuld a mini cnc useing the laser carrages from cd/dvd drives but i can't find any.
so far i've dissasembled a stereo, cd r/rw for pc, a dvd drive for pc, and two dvd players. and all i've seen are dc motors and possible some brushless motors, but no steppers.
just to clarefy
stepper = 4-6 wires
dc = 2 wires
any help welcome