3261_0 - 12V/0.2Kg-cm/1080RPM 3.7:1 DC Gear Motor


Product Features

This DC motor has a 3.7:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 1080 RPM and rated torque of 0.24 Kg·cm.

Product Description


The 3261 is a 12 volt gear motor, generating 0.24 Kg-cm of torque at 1080 RPM. It's a small, inexpensive motor suitable for low torque, high speed applications. This motor is quite compact considering the amout of power it can output.

The planetary gearbox on this motor is more sophisticated than a typical spur gearbox and will provide greater efficiency, higher torque, and quieter motor operation.


Motor Controller and Connection

The 3261 DC motor connects to either of the following controllers:

You'll need to solder wires to the contacts of the motor in order to connect it to a controller.





Product Specifications


Motor Properties

Motor Type DC Motor
Output Power (Mechanical) 2.9 W
Maximum Speed at Rated Voltage 1080 RPM
Rated Torque 240 g·cm
Stall Torque 1.3 kg·cm


Electrical Properties

Rated Voltage 12 V DC
Rated Current 410 mA
Stall Current 1.5 A


Physical Properties

Shaft Diameter 6 mm
Weight 144 g
Recommended Wire Size (Motor) 20 - 25 AWG


Gearbox Specifications

Gearbox Type Planetary
Gear Ratio 3 1217 : 1
Number of Gear Trains 1
Maximum Strength of Gears 6 kg·cm
Shaft Maximum Axial Load 35 N
Shaft Maximum Radial Load 25 N
Backlash Error