04794286 is referenced by 44 patents and cites 25 patents.

The invention is a variable reluctance motor using a stator comprised of a plurality of single tooth poles, wound so that every other pole of the same phase is of oppposite polarity. A movable member is also provided with a plurality of single tooth pole members. The spacing of rotor and stator poles is equal.

Title
Variable reluctance stepper motor
Application Number
847730
Publication Number
4794286
Application Date
October 23, 1987
Publication Date
December 27, 1988
Inventor
Jon C Taenzer
Palo Alto
CA, US
Agent
Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert
Assignee
Adept Technology
CA, US
IPC
H02K 41/00
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