Introduction: How to Measure RPM of Motor

Hello! in this video I show you the easiest way to measure RPM of motor. All you need is tape and microphone! And Audacity.

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itncampos (author)2016-05-02

yes, video is not available but, if i did understand, it s a clever way.
for those that didn't t get:

you should run the motor with the tape in the axis and partially hit the tape with something for some time (5-10 sec) recording the noise with some audio analyzer software.
then, in the software you just count how many noise spikes there are in a time space and adjust the math for one minute (ex. 100 spikes in 2 seconds = 3000 rpm).

great idea but you should improve your instructables

yavr (author)2016-05-01

video?

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