MOTORS

How to choose between brushed and brushless DC motors

Amir Janjua of maxon motor explains the difference between brushed and brushless DC motors and the factors to consider when choosing one. When choo... read more

Distribution deal on Japanese fans

Aerco has signed a distribution agreement to supply NMB fans, blowers as well as DC and stepper motors in the UK. Japanese component manufacturer, ... read more

Drive system upgrade saves energy for low voltage test lab

Andy Pye discovers how a German test house uses an asynchronous motor with frequency converter to increase energy efficiency of its excitation generat... read more

Cleanroom built motors power bionic implants

Jonathan Newell discovers how maxon motor is building a new clean facility in Switzerland for building tiny motors for medical implants. It’s har... read more

Variable speed drives cut university emissions

Leeds University cuts emissions and makes large savings through the use of variable speed drives in air handling units. The University of Leeds is ... read more