Johnson Electric Launches Compact Motors for Professional Tools

Highest Torque with Long Battery Run Time

Mar 28, 2013, 14:00 ET from Johnson Electric

HONG KONG, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Electric today announced the Compact P motor product line for professional power tools. The Compact P™ motors are designed to provide the highest torque and power in a compact package. These motors fulfill the power, size and battery run time requirements for the most demanding professional drill and driver applications. The Compact P motors employ a patented combination of electrical and mechanical technology to deliver the best performance for the toughest jobs. These motors are rigorously tested in Johnson Electric's power tool application test lab to confirm that the product delivers best in class performance.

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The Compact P product line is comprised of the HC series and the QC series. The HC series utilizes ferrite magnets and the QC series uses rare-earth magnets. The HC series motors provide 20% higher torque and power versus competitors. The QC series motors are designed to deliver even more power and torque for tools requiring the highest power density.

"Compact P motors are designed to meet the needs of the most demanding professionals," said Jim Dick, Johnson Electric's senior vice president of Strategic Marketing. "The trend in professional power tools is more power with extended battery run time," he added.

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About Johnson Electric Group
The Johnson Electric Group is the world's leading provider of innovative motion systems and components for automotive applications, domestic equipment, office equipment, industrial products, consumer products and medical devices.  The Group is headquartered in Hong Kong and has over 38,000 employees in 23 countries.  Innovation and product design centers are located in Hong Kong, China, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Israel, Japan, UK and the USA.  Production centers are located in China, Switzerland, Italy, Poland, Hungary, USA, Brazil, India, Argentina and the UK.  Johnson Electric Holdings Limited is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (code 179).

Jim Dick

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