How do I know what size pulley I need for my electric motor?

How do I know what size pulley I need for my electric motor?

There are complicated formulas for determining pulley ratios but in generic, layman terms, simply divide the driven component (pump) by RPM, the driver component (motor or engine) rated by RPM to get the required ratio. In the example below, the pump RPM is 1070, for full output, while the motor is 1750 RPM.

How do pulleys reduce motor speed?

By changing the diameter of the pulley wheels, speed can be changed. A smaller pulley turning a larger pulley results in the larger one moving more slowly but with more shaft power.

Do pulleys increase torque?

Pulleys do not effect power; when they increase torque, it is at the expense of speed, and vice versa.

How do you choose a motor pulley?

1. Locate pump RPM and horsepower required for the desired flow rate (GPM) and pressure (PSI) on the appropriate pump spec sheet. 2. It is important that motor pulley is of sufficient diameter and the belt of sufficient section to transmit the required horsepower to the pump.

How do you slow down the RPM of an electric motor?

Most DC motors can be slowed down by reducing the supply level of power, Volts, lower volts and resulting less amps, will create less electrical field and will slow motor down. For more gradual speed control there are electronic solutions that are called PWM (Pulse Width Modulation) controllers or Mosfet H bridges.

How do you slow down the RPM of a motor?

A couple of things you can do:

  1. Use gears to change ratio of speed, which is what you’re going to do.
  2. Use a stepper motor, which are commonly used for high-torque, low RPM applications.
  3. Find some sort of PWM control circuit to slow it down, although you probably won’t be able to get it down to 5-10RPM.

What is a Gilmer belt?

Gilmer belts feature a square tooth profile and come in 1/2″, 3/4″ or 1″ widths. We use only high quality belts from trusted manufacturers that are high strength and proven in motorsport.

Which pulley will turn faster?

Pulleys of Different or Same Size If a smaller pulley turns a larger one, the larger one will turn slower, but with more power available at the shaft. If a bigger pulley turns a smaller one, the smaller one will turn much faster than the bigger one but with less power available at the shaft.

How to make an electric pulley motor system?

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  • How do you find the pulley speed of a motor?

    The speed ratio is defined as the ratio of the large to small pulley size and can be calculated simply by dividing the number of teeth in the large pulley by the number of teeth in the small pulley. What is pulley ratio? Speed Normal. Calculate the pulley ratio by dividing the pulley’s pitch diameter by the pitch diameter of the drive pulley.

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