1971-02-01

Windshield Wiper System Motor Selection and Application 710257

The selection of a motor for a windshield wiper system requires a full analysis of all system variables, in addition to strict adherence to tests and development procedures. Following a well-programmed procedure will assure complete and adequate windshield wiper prime mover selection and successful application.
There are five basic steps discussed:
  1. 1.
    Determination of wiper parameters.
  2. 2.
    Motor performance.
  3. 3.
    System load determination.
  4. 4.
    Calibration and matching of wiper motor to system.
  5. 5.
    Testing and evaluating.

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