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BLDC Motors: Costs Competitive with High-Grade Brush Motors [Infographic]

This infographic examines how BLDC motors can compete with the costs of high-grade brush motors. We offer an inside look at the BLDC motor, cost savings of embedded controller BLDC motors and much more! Continue reading

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BLDC Motors & Their Use in Motion Control Systems

Companies often turn to BLDC motor manufacturers for their motion control applications because of the advantages offered over brushed motors. Continue reading

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AC & DC Gear Motors: Gear Types & Limitations

By knowing the different types of gears used in AC and DC gear motors, you can have a better idea about the best kind to use in your application. Continue reading

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Investment Casting Manufacturers Talk Production Advantages

Thanks to technologies like 3D printers, it’s possible for investment casting manufacturers to produce large and complex objects. Learn more about the benefits of investment casting. Continue reading

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Motor Maintenance: Caring for Commutators and Brushes

To prevent costly motor problems and unnecessary downtime, don’t overlook the commutators and brushes when performing motor maintenance. Use the following tips to help ensure the longevity of these essential parts. Continue reading

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Automotive Die Stamping Driven by Advanced High-Strength Steels (AHSS)

Throughout the last 25 years, automotive die stamping was a relatively simple process, but with the introduction of AHSS, auto manufacturers found that the traditional automotive die did not work as intended and wasn’t strong enough. Continue reading

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Understanding Motor Components: Commutators and Brushes

By understanding the role of commutators and brushes in motor design, you can make a more informed decision about the motor you choose for your application. Continue reading

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7 Tips for Working with DC & AC Gear Motors

To help ensure that your DC or AC gear motors perform to the best of their abilities, we’ve compiled some handy tips to keep in mind. Continue reading

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BLDC Motors: Applications for Small Appliances

While the technology behind BLDC motors isn’t new, it’s gained popularity because of the applications it has helped advance and its use in popular small appliances. Continue reading

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Motor Laminations: Nickel & Cobalt Alloys

The core material used in a motor lamination is one of the most important aspects of its design. A couple of popular materials used include nickel and cobalt alloys. Continue reading

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