An Open Source Motion API

Gary Box Digital Power Engineering www.digitalpowerengineering Abstract The advent of Machine to Machine (M2M) networking presents both an opportunity and challenge to the Motor and Drive industry, particularly for older applications that have yet to move to electronic control and higher efficiency motors. To get on the ‘Cloud’ these cost […]

Designing In-Hub Brushless Motors

Lowell Christensen, Founder, Vice President of Engineering TruTech Specialty Motors, Plymouth, MN Electric motors formatted to fit inside the wheel of a vehicle have their own special constraints that impact the design of propulsion systems. In-hub motors are traction motors in that they change rotary motion to linear motion. They are […]