Motors and Gear Motors for Medical Equipment and Devices
The motors and gear motors that power medical equipment require high performance in the smallest possible size, while meeting the demanding quality standards of the industry. At Power Electric, we provide custom small motor and gear motor solutions designed for specific medical devices critical to treating, moving, or rehabilitating patients. Designers and manufacturers of medical equipment know that a Power Electric solution is a solution that delivers.
Types of Medical Equipment and Devices We Can Help With
From delicate instruments to powerful patient mobility equipment, Power Electric provides high volume solutions for distinct medical applications.
- Dental hand tools
- Dosing equipment
- Drug delivery services
- Infusion pumps
- Laboratory automation equipment
- Medical beds and stretchers
- Medical drills
- Medical hand tools
- Medical staplers
- Patient lift equipment (fixed and portable ceiling lifts)
- Rehabilitation equipment
- Scooter and powerchair lifts
- Stair lifts
- Surgical boom automation
Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Medical Motors and Gear Motors
1. What motor/gear technologies are trending upward in medical equipment applications?
Micro motors and gear motors are generating high demand. Medical companies are looking for more performance in smaller packages, and these types of motors deliver.
Brushless DC motors and brushless DC gear motors are another current favorite due to their long life, high efficiency and precision control.
Finally, conversion from AC to DC power is a major trend. This is being driven by the demand for more efficient and controllable solutions, as well as skyrocketing demand for battery-powered and mobile solutions.
2. Can Power Electric provide a solution with all necessary agency approvals?
Yes. Agency requirements are worked into our product specifications and are carried through every stage of the process. We will work with you from the outset to ensure all necessary agency approvals and markings are included. Common examples include CE, UL, RoHS, and Reach, among others.
3. How can Power Electric help us improve our product margins without sacrificing quality and performance?
We do this by delivering “just-right” solutions that are tailored to your specific needs. This way, you avoid paying for features you don’t need. Further, as our client, you can leverage our resources and expertise to reduce time to market and improve ROI.