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Magnax prepares to manufacture radically high-powered, compact axial flux electric motor

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May 31, 2018View for printing

A week ago we wrote about Equipmake's spoke motor design, which allows it to pump out some 9 kilowatts per kilogram with exceptional cooling and continuous power production ability.

To put that kind of power production in perspective, the ludicrously fast 193-horsepower BMW S1000RR superbike of 2011 - a power-to-weight beast that would slay just about anything in the automotive world - has a lightweight motor that makes a puny 2.4 kilowatts per kilogram. So 9 kW/kg is no joke.

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Can't wait for an electric ATV. Anyone?

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