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Correct way of calculating BLDC torque for a given RPM and Current

A permanent-magnet 3-phase brushless DC electric motor is attached to a load. Motor is operated with vESC6.6 inverter, which is software-limited to 140A. Measured efficiency at maximum power is 81%. ...
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Is 1 Hz equal to 1 rotation of a motor shaft?

I'm rather new to the world of electronics but I have been trying to find the frequency of a DC motor. I've found that 1 hz is equal to 1 revolution per second, but does that refer to shaft rotation ...
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Confusion with RPM calculation of a DC fan from its datasheet

I want to calculate pulse periods from a tacho output of a DC fan. I want to read pulses by a MCU and convert them to RPM and display in LCD. But I'm confused with the following description of RPM ...
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If a high rpm motor is run at lower rpm, will it produce more torque?

I did the following calculations: Max current = 1.2A, Max voltage = 12V Then power = 14.4 watts = 0.019hp Rpm = HP * 5252 ÷ torque I need a torque to 2kgf-cm = 0.144 lb-ft Gives rpm= 698. Thus this ...
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ratiometric hall effect sensors outputs at high RPM

Im using an allegro A1308 linear ratiometric hall sensor to measure the rpm and angular position in a shaft rotating at 20K rpm. My magnet is a 2mm dia 1120 mT magnet placed at around 15mm from the ...
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How to properly utilize RPI 1391

I'm trying to get going with the RPI-1391 sensor but I'm obviously doing something wrong. I'm connecting it to a Raspberry Pi, where: Pins 1 and 3 are connected to Pi's ground Pin 2 is connected ...
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Is there an economical 2-3 RPM 120v motor with speed control? Or what components could I use to achieve that scenario? [closed]

I've got a mechanical design for a piece of catering equipment and I need to figure out a way to achieve some variable speed control for a slow RPM motor. This is a direct drive application (imagine ...
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Motor Speed Output Signal [closed]

I need an advice. I just got a DC motor and its controller board. On the controller board it has 6 pin/wire: +12V, GND, PWM, ENABLE, DIRECTION, SPEED OUT. What I want to know is how do I interpret ...
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Calculating RPM from Angular Changes

For a project, I have to determine the RPM of a turning resolver. I can correctly read the angular position of the resolver as as a hex number via an RDC. This number is then converted into a 14-bit ...
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Why does my shaded pole motor barely rotate when driven at 1/2 its rated voltage?

Hello electronics community! I'm attempting to service a shaded pole motor (pictured below) that is used for rotating a cylindrical fan from an electrical heater. The fan stopped rotating and so I ...
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Bouncing at some points in square wave

Well I am trying to make RPM and reading steps values 0-24 Volts. but in square wave there are a bouncing point which is illustration with red arrows marked. it makes electrical noise generation and ...
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Thermoelectric Cooler sensor

My team and I are testing our Peltier Thermo-Electric Cooler Module+Heatsink Assembly - 12V 5A from Adafruit. We are using an external power source and sensors to get readings for the current, voltage,...
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Formula for RPM and its relation with slot stator

I want to clarify a formula regarding RPM. The formula \$\mathrm{RPM} = 120f/p\$ where \$f\$= frequency and \$p\$= # of poles. But what if the motor has different slots, for example, a 24 slot stator ...
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Run 1800 RPM motor at 3600 RPM

I have a 2”x72” belt grinder with a Brook Crompton bf4n.75-2 motor. It is connected to a Teco L510 VFD. Running here in the United States on 110v. My question is about turning up the RPMs sometimes ...
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Is there a limit for voltage a PM generator gets to based on RPMs?

I build different small PM handcrank generators for fun, Recently I built a single phase generator and printed myself a couple transmissions. Now as far as I know 3 things affect voltage, speed of ...
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BLDC motor poles versus Torque and RPM

How to calculate the cost of a BLDC motor? Assume I need 24 stator coils of height 10 mm and width 5 mm. Is there any formula for torque comparison with increasing the number of poles?
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DC motor parameter identification using microcontroller

I've built a DC motor controller which measures the speed and current (not really sure yet about current values) of a permanent magnet DC motor. I plan to connect different PM DC motors. Is there a ...
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What motor do i use to rotate a tumbler at low RPM and high torque which run by a battery charged by solar?

I am gonna run the motor to turn a tumbler of 50-85 kg @ 5 rpm MAX. The motor will be powered by a battery which will be charged by solar. So should i go for a DC or AC motor? Single phase or 3 ...
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Is this alternator W RPM input circuit ok and how can I improve it?

I need a robust and reliable way of taking a RPM signal from the W terminal of a standard automotive alternator. Most of the time the signal will come from a 12V alternator but there is a requirement ...
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What are these SOT23 components in this RPM gauge circuit?

I'm trying to work out the input portion of the input circuit on a digital RPM gauge. It accepts a W input from a standard automotive alternator. I can't identify the JCL446 which only uses two of ...
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Having difficulties running AC compressors from a generator on a boat

I have a problem that has me stuck and it’s marine related. When my ship is on shore power the AC system works perfect with no defects the evaporator and compressors comes on. When I switch over to ...
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What happens when a motor is spun faster than its rated RPM from an external force?

I've seen plenty of questions wondering what happens when voltage is applied that would exceed the RPM rating, but what happens on the voltage/current side when something external - the wind spinning ...
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Sizing a motor for cake turntable

I have to build an automatic (self-revolving) cake turntable to rotate a maximum of 15 pounds and I'm not entirely sure as to how to size the motor to be used (in terms of maximum current or voltage ...
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Simple way of measuring RPM of motor by How to make Frequency/Pulse counting circuit

I want to measure RPM of a motor. For this, I am planning to put an assembly where an IR LED facing with IR sensor under line of sight. With every rotation, the line will be cut once - and hence the ...
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finding air gap shear stress in a permanent magnet generator

I have found that the air gap shear stress is a limiting factor when sizing a generator, but how do I find the value for it?
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RPM measurement using interrupt

I am controlling the speed of the motor and measuring RPM using IR module. The method I used works fine (I rotated the motor manually). I am facing problems when I connect the motor to the power ...
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How to calculate RPM using frequency

I am working with VFD (CT-2002ES-A75). It shows output frequancy on it's seven segment display. However It has a parameter(Cd46 on page 27 in the manual) for display the current RPM of the motor. For ...
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3-phase Motor RPM depends on power line frequency?

I have a 3-phase motor but my knowledge on the topic is almost null. But, you know, I have also curiosity to satisfy. The motor's nameplate reads: ...
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Rpm in stepping motors

Can rpm be in decimals like 2.45 rpm in stepper motors? And is it possible in servo motors? Can stepping motors be used in closed loop system?
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DC motor characteristics and control

I don't have a lot of experience into detailed / calculated selection of DC motors based on their specs. Now, I'm starting to do it for robotics competitions as I'm progressing to more serious ones. ...
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Power of motor needed to carry 2kg of weight at speed of 10 kmph [closed]

I need to make rc car which can carry a weight of 1-2 kg and can give speed upto 15kmph, can anyone please tell me what should be rpm and torque of motor for this purpose ? Thank You !
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Motor to spin slowly, low torque [closed]

I am trying to find a motor to use to spin a cardboard wheel to drop balls through a hole. I want this to happen pretty slowly, around 10rpm. It also needs almost no torque, as it is spinning ...
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Reading rpm and also reading 5 HX711

I have a code where I have 2 functions: 1 - read_loadcell - which reads 5 HX711 (5 load cells) 2 - rpm_read - which is supposed to read rpm's using an inductive sensor. Basically I have a metallic ...
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DC motor speed and torque circuit equation, why is the current changed while voltage constant?

so i have a power window motor with spec the voltage 12V, continues torque 3 N.m, max load current 12A, and 90 RPM. the resistance is 2.5 ohm i understand that torque is correlated with current and ...
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Count RPM on diesel truck using an Arduino

I'm trying to make an truck RPM reader that will output a signal once the RPM's exceed a set-point. I believe that I can easily code an Arduino to do this, but I'm having trouble with the circuit. I ...
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using inductor in series with a psc motor

I'm trying to reduce a PSC electro-motor rpm to about 80% to 90% of it's nominal speed. It is attached directly to a centrifugal fan and a mechanical approach is not possible. The ratings are: 450 W, ...
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DC motor RPM accuracy/precision

Small, permanent magnet, brushed tri-phase DC motors ('toy motors') may give a speed/torque curve, or at minimum a no load RPM. What is typical RPM accuracy relative to the datasheet, and how precise ...
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Measure rpm of a DC motor using two timers/counter and IR sensor (atmega 328p)

I'm trying to measure the speed of a DC motor. I have an IR speed sensor connected to the T1 pin(PD5) of an ATMega 328p. My idea is when there is a change from LOW to HIGH, a counter is incremented ...
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How much voltage will i generate from this DC motor? [duplicate]

http://www.moog.com/literature/MCG/moc23series.pdf i am using the C23-L33 model. if i rotated the motor at the rated speed of 3000RPM, how much voltage will i generate? can I please know the exact ...
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IC that measures RPM mounted on rotor without magnetic field [closed]

Does this chip exist, there only seem to be hall sensors?
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Can I use a resistor to slow down a DC motor?

I have a few DC motors of 1.5 V and 9 V and need them for some applications. These motors run at a certain speed (rpm). But I need to slow them down. Will it be a good idea to connect a ...
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Horn noise affects RPM data

I am working on a Data Acquisition project using Arduino Due for petrol scooters where I am trying to collect 6 types of data - acceleration, location, brake, throttle, horn and RPM of the wheel. I'm ...
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Correct PWM frequency for motor [duplicate]

I am using 4500 RPM motor.To be specific,this is the motor I am using https://www.robomart.com/4500-rpm-high-torque-dc-motor. I am using Cytron MD10C motor driver to drive it.The PWM source is ...
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Finding proper motor for lead screw lifting?

I need to lift amount 0.6 kilogram up to 20 cm in 2 second with Permanent Magnet DC Motor with PWM speed control driver ,for this device: So i have one PM dc motor with 300 RPM MAX,12 V and 2 Watt ...
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Want Square Waves based on Injection Timing of 4-Stroke Engine

Recently, I am working on ECU of CNG Auto Rickshaw having 4 Stroke Engine. Here, Image shows the Engine of Auto Rickshaw. I have already taken reading of MAP, TPS and RPM. And now I am working on ...
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Right power supply for DC motor with load

I am trying to turn a disc of 10" of 20kg with a DC motor. I would like to get at least 1200 RPM. The motor is an Ampflow A28-400 and the power supply I am using is an adjustable power supply by ...
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Setting a Motor so that it spins at a certain RPM [closed]

I'm making a record player for a school project and I'm having trouble with the motor that will spin the platter. I'm using a belt drive system, so I have two circles connected by a pulley system. ...