Brushless Motors are suited for respirator applications.

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Weighing 33 g, 16 mm Brushless Motors provide 50 W of power at up to 60,000 rpm from 16 mm housing. Motion control solutions operate at 39 dB and are designed to produce minimal vibration, promoting patient comfort with concern to compact respiratory support equipment.

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Portescap Promises Renewed Wind for Respirator Market with New 16mm Brushless Motors

Engineered for high performance operation, maximum patient comfort

WEST CHESTER, PA - Portescap, a Danaher Motion company, introduces 16mm Brushless Motors. Weighing just 33 grams, these motors provide 50 watts of power at up to 60,000 rpm in a compact 16mm housing, with incredibly quiet 39 dB operation. Additionally, a new internal design achieves a 10% reduction in length and as much as a 400% reduction in vibration, with a 10% increase in power compared with previous Portescap brushless motors.

"With an average 3dBA reduced noise level and 10% lower inertia, these 16mm brushless motors represent the lightest weight, quietest and most energy efficient motors ever available from Portescap. They will maximize patient comfort, and are truly an ideal motion control solution for compact respiratory support equipment," says Dave Beckstoffer, Portescap Product Manager.

About Portescap
Portescap offers the broadest miniature motor product line in the industry, encompassing brush DC, brushless DC, stepper can stack, geared, digital linear actuators, disc magnet and hybrid technology. Whether it is the simplicity of the can stack, the direct linear motion of the DLA, the high acceleration of the disc magnet, or the power of the hybrid, Portescap products have been solving diverse motion control needs for more than 70 years.

Portescap, a Danaher Motion company, 110 Westtown Road, West Chester, PA 19382; 1-610-235-5499; fax: 1-610-696-4294;;

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