A Direct Current (DC) electric motor is a rotating electrical device that converts direct current, of electrical energy, into mechanical energy. An Inductor (coil) inside the DC motor generates a magnetic field that creates rotary movement as DC voltage is certainly applied to its terminal. In the motor can be an iron shaft, covered in a coil of wire. This shaft contains two fixed, North and Southern, magnets on both sides which causes both a repulsive and appealing force, in turn, creating torque. ISL Products designs and manufactures both brushed DC motors and brushless DC motors. We tailor our DC motors size and functionality to meet up your desired specs. Need help determining the proper motor for the application? Check out our Motor Selection Tool.
A gear motor can be an all-in-one combination of a engine and gearbox. The addition of a gear check out a motor reduces the velocity while raising the torque output. The most important parameters in regards to gear motors are acceleration (rpm), torque (lb-in) and efficiency (%). To be able to select the the most suitable gear motor for your application you need to first compute the load, quickness and torque requirements for your application. ISL Products offers a variety of Spur Gear Motors, Planetary Gear Motors and Worm Equipment Motors to meet up all application requirements. Most of our DC motors can be complimented with one of our unique gearheads, offering you a highly efficient gear motor alternative.
DC Gear Motor
Motor Selection Process
The engine selection process, at the conceptual design phase, could be challenging but our engineers are here to help. We provide a concierge method of our DC motors and equipment motors projects. Our team of engineers work with you to provide the optimal component solution. The following key points will help you determine and select the most appropriate motor or gear engine for our app. You can also make use of our DC Motor / Gear Motor Selection Guide to help us narrow down your specific motor/gear motor requirements.
Design Requirements - A design assessment phase where the product development requirements, style parameters, device features, and product optimization are studied.
Style Calculations - Calculations used to determine which motor would be the best solution for your application. Design calculations determine gear ratio, torque, rotating mass, service Stainless Steel Chain factor, overhung load, and testing analysis.
Types of DC Motors/Gearmotors - The most typical electrical motors convert electricity to mechanical energy. These types of motors are run by immediate current (DC).
Planetary Gear Motors
Spur Gear Motors
Coreless & Coreless Brushless
Motor Specifications - Once the style calculations are performed, and the application parameters are defined, you may use this data to determine which motor or gear motor will certainly best fit your application. Some of the most common specs to consider when selecting a motor or gear motor will be:
Life Expectancy / Duty Cycle
Rotation (CW or CCW)
Shaft Diameter and Length