[mowbot] Basic platform: worm gear motor

Paul Jurczak (pauljurczak nospam at yahoo.com)
Wed, 13 May 1998 14:50:19 -0700 (PDT)

---Dave Everett <deverett nospam at idx.com.au> wrote:
> I chose motors used for car electric windows, they came from
> http://allcorp.com
> and cost $14.97 each and outputs 40RPM, the part number is DCM-64. All
> Electronics have other motors that may be suitable, and specifically
> another electic window motor with an output speed of 120RPM.

These motors (power window & locks) are designed for intermittent duty
cycle, so running them at full power for longer time should
theoretically damage them. What is your experience with them?

Paul Jurczak
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