Category Archives: BLDC Motors

New Generation BLDC Motors Replace Servomotors in Some Applications

A new generation of small BLDC motors is bringing performance benefits that once only expensive servomotors offered. Continue reading

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Cost Saving BLDC Motors Compete with High-Grade Brush Motors

While embedded controller BLDC motors are initially more expensive than high-quality brush motors, they end up being more cost efficient when one considers the direct and indirect savings. Continue reading

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BLDC Motors vs. Brush DC Motors: Understanding the Differences [Infographic]

As the market moves away from brushed DC motors to BLDC motors, it is imperative to weigh the options of both in order to find the best fit for your application. Continue reading

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Capacitive Technology & BLDC Motors

The latest applications to take advantage of the benefits of BLDC motors are capacitive-sensing technologies that use capacitive touch switches, like elevator buttons, digital calipers and MP3 players. Continue reading

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Increased BLDC Motor Efficiency with Optical Encoders

The brushless DC motor is increasing in popularity because of its long lifespan, increased stability and efficiency. With the help of optical encoders, BLDC motors can meet the precise design requirements that you seek. Continue reading

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Brushless DC Motor Technology & the HVAC Industry

Electric motors account for up to 50 percent of the energy used in U.S. commercial buildings, 60 percent of the energy used in U.S. industrial buildings and about 45 percent of the total global energy consumption. To help curb energy … Continue reading

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5 Outsourcing Tips from Custom Motor Manufacturers

Outsourcing is a great way to reduce a company’s overhead costs as well as increase productivity. Whether you seek custom motor manufacturers or specialty parts abroad, it’s important to know how to set your business up for success.

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BLDC Motors Contribute to Advances in HVAC Industry

This Infographic examines the energy efficiency of BLDC motors and how their efficiency affects the HVAC industry. The use of brushless DC motors in the HVAC industry is a more recent development that’s gaining in popularity. In the HVAC industry, … Continue reading

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Understanding Brushless DC Motor Efficiencies

Brushless motors are a hot commodity in the automotive industry, as well as for robotic and medical applications. By knowing the differences that BLDC motors and brush DC motors offer, you can make an educated decision about the best type … Continue reading

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Stepper Motors vs. BLDC Motors: Differences & Uses

When you need a motor for an application, you may not know if a brushless DC motor or stepper motor is best. In principle, both types are permanent-magnet synchronous motors. The difference is in their specific characteristics and mode of … Continue reading

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