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DC-max 16 S Ø16 mm, graphite brushes, sintered bearings

DC-max 16 S Ø16 mm, graphite brushes, sintered bearings
Price scales Quantity Price per unit
Prices excluding VAT and shipping costs 1-4 €64.18*
5-19 €50.27*
20-49 €39.36*
from 50 On request

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Technical illustrations

Information: Drawings are not to scale.

Values at nominal voltage
Nominal voltage 6 V
No load speed 9870 rpm
No load current 67.3 mA
Nominal speed 6770 rpm
Nominal torque (max. continuous torque) 3.71 mNm
Nominal current (max. continuous current) 0.72 A
Stall torque 12.1 mNm
Stall current 2.15 A
Max. efficiency 68 %
Terminal resistance 2.79 Ω
Terminal inductance 0.0857 mH
Torque constant 5.62 mNm/A
Speed constant 1700 rpm/V
Speed / torque gradient 843 rpm/mNm
Mechanical time constant 8.85 ms
Rotor inertia 1 gcm²
Thermal data
Thermal resistance housing-ambient 29.8 K/W
Thermal resistance winding-housing 5.5 K/W
Thermal time constant winding 4.86 s
Thermal time constant motor 288 s
Ambient temperature -30...+85 °C
Max. winding temperature +125 °C
Mechanical data
Max. speed 11000 rpm
Axial play 0.05 - 0.15 mm
Radial play 0.012 mm
Max. axial load (dynamic) 0.8 N
Max. force for press fits (static) 35 N
(static, shaft supported) 200 N
Max. radial load 1.4 N, 5 mm from flange
Other specifications
Number of pole pairs 1
Number of commutator segments 7
Number of autoclave cycles 0
Weight 23 g
  • Operating Range

    Continuous operation range
    Short term operation range


The maxon DC-max motors feature maximum performance at minimum volume and an unrivaled price-performance ratio.

The DC-max 16 is a small drive with strong RE magnets, the latest winding technology, and a cost-optimized design, and is made using automated manufacturing processes.