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Simple DC Motor Kit - Single Kit

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Jameco Kitpro
Jameco Part no. 2192296
Manufacturer JAMECO KITPRO
Manufacturer no. CJKIT-21178
Catalog 151 , page 161
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Simple DC Motor Kit - Single Kit

This kit is also available as a classroom bundle with enough components to support 20 students.

This project shows you how to construct a simple DC motor by making use of electromagnetic principles. It will demonstrate what happens when a wire carrying current is placed in a magnetic field. Anyone who has knowledge of the principles of electromagnetism will be able to see the equations in action. Nevertheless, the experience is equally valuable for those in lower division science classes; they will be able to experiment with different constructions, and eventually discover why one method worked better than another. Check out what others are saying about the Simple DC Motor project build!

Please note: Due to inventory packaging methods, you may receive more components than required for some products.

You Will Need

  • 2 Paperclips
  • Fine grit sandpaper

    Kit Includes:

    Part No.
    24 AWG magnet wire, 200ft
    Breadboard, 170 point, 1.9" x 1.3"
    Energizer D-cell battery
    D-cell battery holder with wires
    Round ceramic magnet, 1.23" diameter

    Follow the entire DC Motor Project and learn some Background Theory

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