Stepper Motor provides 150 oz-in. of torque.

Press Release Summary:

Model LS is available with 35 and 42 mm Direct Drive frame sizes. It offers step angle of 7.5° and positional accuracy of ±5% (max). Also available as geared motor, Model LS is coupled with Hurst Model A gearbox. Motor is suitable for use in medical lab equipment, agitating/stirring machines, mail metering machines, and printing equipment.

Original Press Release:

Hurst Manufacturing Introduces Model LS Low-Cost 35mm and 42mm Stepper Motors

New solution offers higher torque in a cost-effective package

Princeton, IN, Sept. 9, 2002... Hurst Manufacturing, a division of Emerson Motor Technologies, recently launched its low-cost 35MM and 42MM stepper motor solution - Model LS. With an industry standard mounting, the direct-drive Model LS stepper motor is ideal for applications requiring a cost competitive motor in a small package.

Both the 35 MM and 42 MM Direct Drive frame sizes offer the following specifications:
o Step angle: 7.5°
o Positional accuracy: ±5% max.
o Number of phases: 4 phase bi-filar

The new Model LS is also available as a geared motor. The LS geared solution is a synergy of the new 35 MM and 42 MM stepper motors, coupled with the Hurst traditional Model A gearbox. This solution offers customers up to 150 oz-in of torque in a cost-effective package.

"Hurst Manufacturing and Emerson Motor Technologies are committed to supplying our customers with high-quality, cost-effective precision motors," said Ed Wagner, Senior Sales & Marketing Manager for Hurst Manufacturing. "We join our Emerson affiliates to combine technologies that allow Hurst Manufacturing to create complete motor solutions to suit our customers' application needs."

The Model LS motors are ideal for use in medical lab equipment, agitating/stirring machines, mail metering machines and small printing equipment.

Hurst's Model LS stepper motors may be ordered online by registering for a free account. enables the user to assemble specified motors online, get a price quote, and place and track orders, all without searching through confusing catalogs and making repeat calls to engineers.

Established in 1950, Hurst Manufacturing is a part of Emerson Motor Company based in St. Louis, MO ( Hurst's product development teams have direct access to all technology support functions of the world's leading motor company. This collaboration has allowed Hurst to introduce new innovative motor and control designs that provide improved performance and affordability in DC motor technology.

For more information, visit the Web site at or call toll-free 888-225-8629 ext. 244. To register for, visit

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