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Encoder-Ready DC Motor Comes With Planetary Gearbox

Tue, 06/29/2010 - 6:53am

HG16 series DC motor Available with a 0.060” OD (1.5mm) rear shaft for encoders, the HG16 series DC motor from Nidec Copal is provided with a planetary gearbox. The RoHS-compatible 0.63” OD (16mm) DC motor is available in axial lengths of 1.42” (36mm) and 1.57” (40mm) with a rated gear motor torque of 3.47oz-in at 310rpm (HG 16-030), 4.86 oz-in at 175rpm (HG 16-060), and 6.94 oz-in at 85rpm, 55rpm (HG 16-120 and HG 16-240).

6 volt (-AA), 12 volt (-AB), and 24 volt (-AC) windings are available with each gear ratio to match a wide range of application needs. The 0.63” OD by 0.63” long planetary gearboxes are integrated with the DC motor to create a gear motor package. A 30:1 gear ratio is used with the HG 16-030 model, a 60:1 gear ratio with the HG 16-060 model and 120:1 and 240:1 gear ratios with the HG 16-120 and HG 16-240 models, respectively.

A total of 12 models are available depending on the input voltages and gearbox ratios.

For further information, please call Nidec Copal at (310) 782-6102, visit, or email  



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