Motor Cooling Geekout

Here’s more than I ever will be able to comprehend on why motor cooling is a good thing.

Explanation of Motor Cooling Technology

Here’s a picture.

…and a formula.

…from my extensive research on the subject, I must conclude the following:  Heat, BAD.

(Seriously, thanks Hughes!  Cool stuff…  oh, man, did you see what I did there?)


One response to “Motor Cooling Geekout

  1. Yes, heat bad. But not that bad. If you’re overheating the motor, then you obviously need to cool it better. If you’re looking for better efficiency, cooling will only buy you so much. I estimate it’s around 10% efficiency gain or less, depending on the difference between the temperatures with poor vs good cooling.


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