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With Electric Motors, Size Indeed Matters - February 2009

Edward Hage

The article "With Electric Motors, Size Indeed Matters" appeared in the February 2009 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

Summary
In this paper, Edward Hage, founder of specAmotor.com, an online motor calculation and selection tool, focuses on the overheating of electric motors. Presented here is a calculation method with which the temperature and heat development of a direct current (DC) motor and a brushless motor can be predicted accurately.

Keywords
Motors, sizing, specAmotor

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