Electric motor Home › Forums › Scrap Metal Discussions › Scrap Metal Q & A › Electric motor This topic contains 2 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by sctb 1 month ago. Author Posts December 14, 2017 at 11:30 pm #3637 sctbParticipant Hey Folks. Can anyone tell me what the silver colored metal on this motor shaft is? It don’t seam to be that heavy, and is really soft. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you. Steven Attachments:You must be logged in to view attached files. December 18, 2017 at 2:39 pm #3640 Rickie RussellParticipant That happens to be Aluminum, good luck removing it. December 18, 2017 at 5:57 pm #3641 sctbParticipant Ok thank you I appreciate the information. Have a wonderful day. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.