I hypothesize that by detaching the field coil and using the signal to trigger a transistor, it should be possible to trip a larger motor over one pol...
having come across instructables on equatorial mounts I wondered why no one used a quartz movement as the power source I quickly realised it is because they produce very low torque. I wondered if there was anything thing that you could do to improve it so as a starting point I took one apart to see.
Step 1: Open it up
thankfully the designer decided a couple of moulded in clips would save messing around with glue, so it's a simple case of popping them undone and gently easing the case appart. I used a small screwdriver but I could probably of managed just with finger nails.