Brushless DC Motors

Brushless DC motors to dependably power both commercial and residential applications

Brushless DC motors have been getting a lot of attention over the past few years, and it’s easy to see why. They provide several outstanding advantages – the most obvious being the fact they don’t require brushes. This translates to cost-effectiveness since BLDC motors require fewer parts and less maintenance. Nidec Motor Corporation’s BLDC motors are extremely reliable, long-lived and efficient. You can trust our expert engineering teams to customize dependable motors and drives to suit your specific requirements.


HURST brand

Our HURST® brand, which first started as a family-owned tool shop in 1950, excels at providing top-notch customer service and high-quality electric motors. Hurst has pioneered multiple brushless DC motors and is especially recognized for its cost-effective and high-performing DC servo motors. These motors serve a variety of markets and are highly utilized in computer and medical applications, among others. Customers depend on these motors for quality and durability.



Our MERKLE-KORFF™ brand kicked into gear as a specialty machine shop creating transmissions for Model A Fords. Over a century later, this brand is now a valued part of the largest electric motor manufacturer in the world. The MERKLE-KORFF brand is well-known for its efficient brushless DC motors that are often used in commercial food equipment, business equipment and automation, conveyors, pumps and valves, pellet stoves and medical automation applications. These motors offer advantages such as integrated control, long life, low RPM with high torque and quiet operation.


U.S. MOTORS brand

Our U.S. MOTORS® brand started in Los Angeles, California as part of the United States Electrical Manufacturing Company. More than a century later, this brand continues innovating the industry as part of the world’s most comprehensive maker of electric motors. Our brushless DC motors are used in applications that run the range from home appliances like dishwashers to HVAC pumping, water heaters and many others – both commercial and residential. These brushless DC motors provide both reliability and cost-effectiveness.



Inner Rotor BLDC Motors

  • Sizes: 1.7", 2.3", 3.3", 3.9", 5.5", 6.3", 7.5", 10.5"
  • Voltages: 24VDC-60VDC and 110-460 VAC
  • Peak Torque: up to 200 Nm
  • Speed Range: 1-8000 rpm


Outer Rotor BLDC Motors -- the rotor is contained in the outside instead of the center of the motor as found in inner rotor motors.

  • Sizes: 4.4", 6.4", 10.4"
  • Voltages: 12VDC-50VDC and 115-230 VAC
  • Peak Torque: up to 40 Nm
  • Speed Range: 1-1300 rpm


Frameless BLDC Motors -- for applications where a completely housed motor is not required. These motors operate at high speeds with low noise.

  • 5 sizes
  • Peak Torque: up to 4.4 Nm
  • Rated Power: up to .99 Kw

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