Questions tagged [brushed-motors]

An internally commutated electric motor designed to be used with a DC (direct current) power source.

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Why do brushless motors have 3 wires compared to 2 wires on a brushed motor? [closed]

I'm familiar with regular DC motors, which is what brushed motors appear to be. They have fixed stator magnets, rotor coils connected to the shaft and two brushes that power the coils at the right ...