Mindsets Worm Drive 3-6V Motor Gearbox

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About this product

Overview

  • Small motor with a worm drive, gear and integral output shaft in a plastic housing
  • Great for modelling, experiments, and educational use
  • Operating voltage between 3V and 6V

Product overview

• Small motor with a worm drive, gear and integral output shaft in a plastic housing
• Great for modelling, experiments, and educational use
• Operating voltage between 3V and 6V
• Rotations per minute of up to 150rpm

Special feature
• Comes with a switched battery box

What can I use the worm drive motor for?
Create anything from model vehicles to windmills and lifts using the worm drive gear box. With the worm drive you can fit your motor at right angles to your project helping save even more space. The housing can easily be fixed onto a surface using four screws and the kit even comes with a switched battery box suitable for two AA batteries (sold separately, Order Code L43AL).

What motor is included?
The MM28 battery operates on 3-6V with rotary speeds that can reach up to 14,700 rotations per minute and torque up to 26.5gf.cm. It has a compact size of just 24.2mm in diameter and 32.5mm (45mm including the 2mm shaft) in length allowing it to fit comfortably in the provided casing.

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good product. I bought it for a small project, and it is working well.
Date published: 2013-11-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from this is a great little device you can add other things to it to build little projects
Date published: 2016-07-05
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Specification

Specifications
Motor part code MM28
Supply voltage DC 3 V – 6 V
Speed at max efficiency 150 rpm @ 3V
Current at max efficiency 1.28 A @ 6 V
Output power at max efficiency 4 W @ 6 V
Shaft diameter 3.2 mm

I wish to use this motor on 220V 1ph (household supply) and would like transformer/rectifier to suit this. What do you recommend.

Asked by: Crombie
this item is not designed to run on such a high voltage and we would not have something suitable to modify this.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-10-31

what are the dimensions of the motor and the case?

Asked by: Yusef
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Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2016-11-16

What is the diameter of the spur gear and how many teeth does the worm gear have?

Asked by: 1234
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Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-11-07

What is the pitch of the worm gear?

Asked by: KDMC
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Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2017-02-01

can you send the datasheet to me please

Asked by: muath
This has been sent to the provided email, this should also be available from the downloads tab on the product page.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2017-02-01

What is the torque generated at max rpm

Asked by: Bernard
I have emailed you the datasheet for this model which covers this, if anyone else would like a copy we will add this to our website shortly.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2017-02-01

What size are the mounting holes on the motor? Ie M3x10?

Asked by: JONBOY
2.3mm
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-02-01

What speed rpm does the final. Shaft turn?
Asked by: James
The output shaft turns at approximately 150rpm with a 3V power supply.
Answered by: rs
Date published: 2017-02-01
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