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How Can A HighTorque Motor Have Low a low RPM 
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Jan913, 09:01 PM

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Torque is the rotational force.
If there is more force, how can the motor be slow? I'm building a DC motor and read that given a constant amount of coil, creating a very dense coil will increase torque but lower RPMs. Conversely, making it looser (bigger radius) increases RPM but lowers torque. 


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Jan913, 10:07 PM

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The torque gives you acceleration  but it is possible to accelerate to any speed... however slow.
For your motor  it will accelerate to a constant speed due to losses that are proportional to speed. This will be proportional to the amount of mass that has to be spun  and so is the torque. 


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Jan913, 11:41 PM

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The increase in torque at lower rpm is offset by increase in back emf at higher rpm, which decreases the torque at higher rpm.



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How Can A HighTorque Motor Have Low a low RPM
Motors are connected to loads. The load determines the ratio between RPM and torque. If a "high torque" motor is not connected to a load and is just allowed to freewheel, it does not produce any torque.



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