Louis Lambruschi, Parker Hannifin Corp.

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System Integration March 4, 2015

Still relevant: dc drives important in an ac age

For brute force speed control applications where positioning or extremely precise control are not required, it’s hard to beat a dc motor and drive. While the basic design of the brushed dc motor has not changed much, the technology used to control the dc motor’s speed has evolved over the years.

By Louis Lambruschi, Parker Hannifin Corp.