New 60 W Right-Angle Motor Comes with Hollow Shaft Right-Angle Hypoid JH Gearhead

Press Release Summary:

Oriental’s 60 W Right-Angle Motor is equipped with a brushless BL5 motor. Unit is offered with IP66 connector that provides protection and allows connection between motor and driver with two orientation of cable outlet direction. JH gearhead delivers a maximum rated torque of 15.6 N-m via stainless steel metric output shaft and an output speed ranging from 80 to 3600 r/min.

Original Press Release:

New 60 W (1/12 HP) Right-Angle Motor Joins the BMU and BLE2 Series Brushless Motors Product Line-Up

Oriental Motor’s Most Compact Right-Angle Brushless DC Motor

Torrance, CA – June 6, 2018

Oriental Motor is pleased to announce the expansion of its popular BMU and BLE2 Series brushless DC motor with the addition of a new right-angle 60 watt (1/12 HP) model.

The new right-angle 60 watt (1/12 HP) brushless motor utilizes the BL5 motor and features an IP66 connector. It is combined with a hollow shaft right-angle hypoid JH gearhead, making this new model release the most compact right-angle brushless motor available in the brushless DC motor product group offered by Oriental Motor.

The BL5 brushless motor with this new connector offers IP66 degree of protection and allows for easy and direct connection between the motor and driver with two available orientation of cable outlet direction. The BL5 brushless motor with IP66 connector is also designed to work interchangeably with both the BMU and BLE2 speed controllers. This common BL5 motor design allows for maximum design flexibility.

The JH type hypoid right-angle gearhead offers a maximum rated torque of 138 lb-in (15.6 N-m) through a stainless steel, metric output shaft with no permissible torque limit and a wide output speed range of 80~3,600 r/min.

Added value benefits include space saving features, increase maintenance-free performance, continuous flat torque, stable and wider speed control thanks to the brushless motor design advantage.

To learn more about Oriental Motor’s brushless DC motor speed control system line up, contact their Technical Support group at 800-468-3982 or email,, or visit the web page at:


Since its founding in Japan in 1885, Oriental Motor has been a world leader in motion systems. For over a century we have concentrated on technological advancement and product design improvement—an emphasis evident in the sophisticated devices we market today. Oriental Motor’s sales and service network is international, with offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Domestically, ORIENTAL MOTOR U.S.A. CORP. was established in 1978.

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