DC Motors

DC Motors

180 Skills
Updated May 26, 2024

What you'll learn

  • List types of DC motors
  • List common parts of a DC motor
  • Define a series connected wound motor
  • Define a shunt connected wound motor
  • Define a compound connected wound motor
Course Description

Electric motors that operate on direct current are used in everything from children’s toys to the Mars Exploration Rover. Understanding the types and components of a DC motor is important for anyone working with electric motors.