Friday 22 August 2014

Treadmill motors

The motor is an integral part of the treadmill that allows it to function correctly. Commercial Treadmill motors are heavy duty AC motors and they almost never require replacement. The most common motor type used in home fitness equipment is
    • Great torque
    • Comes with 2 wires to the motor
    • Includes brushes and flywheel with bracket.
    • range from 80-120VDC but as high as 260VDC.
    • Variable voltage and speed.
    • Some come with 2 additional blue wires that are part of a thermal protective circuit.
Depending on the motor size and quality and on usage, maintenance such as brushes replacement has to be done on regular basis. Sometimes the motor has to be replaced, especially when it has been overheated due to heavy use. Need a replacement motor or motor brushes? Browse motors here:

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