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3260_0 - 12V/6.1Kg-cm/73RPM 50:1 DC Gear Motor
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Product Features

This DC motor has a 50:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 73 RPM and rated torque of 6.12 Kg·cm.
Product Description

The 3260 is a 12 volt gear motor, generating 6.12 Kg-cm of torque at 73 RPM. While this motor is small and inexpensive, it is also aggressive- less efficient than the others, but very powerful for its size.

This family of motors (3258, 3259, 3260) have the same gearbox type and mounting metrics as the (3254, 3255, 3256, 3257) family of motors.

Motor Controller and Connection

The 3260 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.


warning The torque this motor produces when it stalls exceeds the rated strength of the gearbox. This means that stalling or very heavily loading this motor can cause serious damage to the gearbox. To avoid damage, avoid sudden loads or any load higher than the Maximum Strength of Gears spec.

Product Specifications

Motor Properties

Motor TypeDC Motor
Output Power (Mechanical)7 W
Maximum Speed at Rated Voltage73 RPM
Rated Torque6.1 kg·cm
Stall Torque70.4 kg·cm

Electrical Properties

Rated Voltage12 V DC
Rated Current1.1 A
Stall Current5 A

Physical Properties

Shaft Diameter6 mm
Weight284 g
Recommended Wire Size (Motor)16 - 18 AWG

Gearbox Specifications

Gearbox TypeSpur
Gear Ratio50 : 1
Number of Gear Trains4
Maximum Strength of Gears12 kg·cm
Shaft Maximum Axial Load35 N
Shaft Maximum Radial Load25 N