Optical Encoder Pair Kit for Micro Metal Gearmotors, 5V

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Add quadrature encoders to your LP, MP, or HP micro metal gearmotors (extended back shaft version required) with this kit consisting of two sensor boards, two 3-tooth encoder wheels, and two 5-tooth encoder wheels. The installed system does not exceed the 12 mm × 10 mm cross section of the motors and extends only 5 mm beyond the plastic motor end cap. The 3-tooth wheel provides 12 counts per revolution; using the 5-tooth wheel yields 20 counts per revolution. This version is intended for use at 5 V.

Note: This board is not compatible with the HPCB micro metal gearmotors; it is only compatible with LP, MP, and HP dual-shaft micro metal gearmotors.

Alternatives available with variations in these parameter(s): voltage Select variant…

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Size: 9.6 mm × 11.6 mm
Weight: 0.7 g1

General specifications

Voltage: 5 V
Average input current: 12 mA


Weight of full set. Each encoder board weighs ~0.2 g and each encoder wheel is less than 0.1 g.

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