Electronic Door Lock Cylinder

THE CHALLENGE This DACH (Germany/Austria/Switzerland) region customer approached us as they wanted to know if we would be a suitable second source supplier. It is standard business practice for companies in the DACH region to have a dual sourcing strategy.  The customer required a like-for-like Continue reading

DC motors : Voltage Vs. Output speed Vs. Torque – AB-032 Released

Our latest Application Bulletin covers a topic that our sales engineers are frequently covering with customers. In AB-032 we cover the inter-dependent relationship between drive voltage, output speed and motor torque. You can read the full bulletin for an explanation of the fundamentals, but in Continue reading

Are DC motors reversible?

Simply put,   DC motors can turn in either direction (clockwise or counter-clockwise) and can be easily controlled by inverting the polarity of the applied voltage. Strictly speaking, the motors can actually create a force in either direction. We make this important distinction because some applications, such as Continue reading