The 228:1 Plastic Gearmotor with Offset Output from Pololu is a compact and cost-effective solution that offers the power and speed comparable to an RC servo. This brushed DC motor with a 228:1 gearbox operates at a low current, making it an energy-efficient choice. It functions optimally within a voltage range of 3V to 12V, offering versatility for various applications.
The key specifications of this gearmotor are impressive. At 6V, it delivers a no-load performance of 45 RPM and 70 mA. The stall extrapolation for this gearmotor is 7.2 kg⋅cm (equivalent to 100 oz⋅in) and 800 mA, indicating its ability to handle high torque loads.
This gearmotor is ideal for a wide range of applications. It can be used in robotics, where precision and control are essential. The offset output allows for direct wheel drive, making it an excellent choice for small-scale mobile robots. It can also be used in automation systems where energy efficiency and compact size are required.
The 228:1 Plastic Gearmotor with Offset Output stands out for its cost-effectiveness, energy efficiency, and versatility. Its compact size makes it easy to integrate into various systems, while the offset output allows for direct wheel drive. It is a reliable and high-performing solution for a wide range of applications, making it a valuable addition to Pololu's range of products.