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Standard servo - TowerPro SG-5010 - 5010

SKU: ADA155

$18.05 AUD, inc GST
Standard servo - TowerPro SG-5010 - 5010
18.05 AUD

SKU: ADA155

$18.05 AUD, inc GST
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This high-torque standard servo can rotate approximately 180 degrees (90 in each direction). You can use any servo code, hardware or library to control these servos. Good for beginners who want to make stuff move without building a motor controller with feedback & gear box. Comes with 3 horns, as shown. They aren't the highest quality servo (which is why they are less expensive) and so are not suggested for hobby planes. Adafruit now carry the Tower-Pro SG-5010 but unfortunately the image isnt updated.

To control with an Arduino, we suggest connecting the orange control wire to pin 9 or 10 and using the Servo library included with the Arduino IDE (see here for an example sketch). Position "0" (1.5ms pulse) is middle, "90" (~2ms pulse) is all the way to the right, "-90" (~1ms pulse) is all the way to the left.

Technical Specifications

Details:

  • Power: 4.8V - 6V DC max (5V works well)
  • Average Speed: 0.2sec/60degree (@ 4.8V), 0.16sec/60degree (@ 6V)
  • Weight: 39g (1.37 oz)
  • Torque: At 5V, 5.5kg-cm / 76oz-in, and at 6V 6.5kg-cm / 90oz-in.
  • Size mm: (L x W x H) 40 x 20.0 x 38 mm
  • Size in: (L x W x H) 1.60x.79x1.50

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  1. Review by Isaac - Good hobby servo verified purchaser
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    80

    Easy to use with the Arduino servo library; the library itself is straighforward and there are many learning resources on the internet. (Posted on 17/11/2014)

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