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Brushed DC motor connections

Posted: 12 Apr 2017, 16:35
by rudic
I want control a brushed dc motor with VESC

but i have trouble with connections

other ESC uses 2 of the 3 wires :2 to the motor and the last unused

Can i do the same?

Re: Brushed DC motor connections

Posted: 12 Apr 2017, 19:43
by beak90
Using a DC motor with the VESC is very simple. You leave the middle wire on the VESC unconnected, and just use the two outside wires. And of course select DC motor in the bldc-tool. You won't get rpm control without an encoder, but you should be able to do current control.

Re: Brushed DC motor connections

Posted: 18 Apr 2017, 14:41
by rudic
thanks

it works very well