Mighty mouse of the geared motor world

New from Trident Engineering is a 10mm planetary gearhead the Maxon GP010 that, when used with the Maxon RE010 a 10mm rare earth, ironless rotor motor forms an extremely powerful motor gearhead in a tiny package.

The RE010 is a 1.5W motor in a selection of windings that operates from a nominal supply of between 3 and 12V with efficiencies close to 80%. The GP010 is available in five reduction ratios between 4:1 and 1024:1, and the total continuous torque of the combination is up to 110mNm.