DRV8256E Single Brushed DC Motor Driver Carrier

Pololu item #: 4038
Brand: Pololu supply outlook
Status: Active and Preferred 
RoHS 3 compliant

Price break Unit price (US$)
1 12.95
5 12.17
25 10.96
100 10.08

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This compact breakout board for TI’s DRV8256E motor driver offers a wide operating voltage range of 4.5 V to 48 V and can deliver a continuous 1.9 A (6.4 A peak for <1 second) to a single brushed DC motor. It features a simple two-pin speed/direction interface and built-in protection against reverse-voltage, under-voltage, over-current, and over-temperature.

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Size: 0.6″ × 0.6″
Weight: 0.6 g1

General specifications

Motor driver: DRV8256E
Motor channels: 1
Minimum operating voltage: 4.5 V
Maximum operating voltage: 48 V2
Continuous output current per channel: 1.9 A
Peak output current per channel: 6.4 A
Maximum PWM frequency: 100 kHz
Minimum logic voltage: 1.8 V
Maximum logic voltage: 5.5 V
Reverse voltage protection?: Y3
Header pins soldered?: N

Identifying markings

PCB dev codes: md42a
Other PCB markings: 0J13491


Without included hardware.
Not recommended for use with 48V batteries.
Note: Reverse voltage protection only works up to 40 V.

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