RCbenchmark Series 1580/1585
Professional tool for medium sized drones
A premium test stand that measures everything you need to know about your propulsion system. Record thrust, torque, voltage, current, motor rotation speed, vibration, and efficiency.
The RCbenchmark Series 1585 is a new and improved version of the Series 1580. It has a better dynamic response, a higher power capability, and a better electrical noise immunity for cleaner measurements.
It comes with a USB interface and software for automated control and data-logging.
Measure Motor and Propeller Efficiency
Maxime flight time and performance
The RCbenchmark Series 1580/1585 measures torque and derives the efficiency of your motor. It provides professional characterization and helps you to find the optimal propulsion components for your project.Download Datasheet
|Series 1580||Series 1585|
|Max. Thrust||5 kgf||5 kgf|
|Max. Torque||1.5 Nm||1.5 Nm|
|Max. Voltage||35 V||50 V|
|Max. Current (continuous)||40 A||55 A|
|Max Force Measurement Rate||8 Hz||Up to 80 Hz|
Advanced Tool and Great Software
By designers, for designers
Increase flight time, payload, and reliability.
Test flight modes quickly: control the swash plate with built in servo outputs.
Cars and Robots
Increase range capability of small vehicles using motors generating up to 1.5 Nm.
Optimize the flight time, payload and climb rate.
A Turn-Key Solution for Drone Designers
DAQ system, hardware and software included
With everything you need included in the box, you don't need to build or purchase extra components to start testing.
The RCbenchmark Series 1580/1585 bundle includes: the data-acquisition circuit, the custom made load cells, the holding structure, and the testing software. It even includes a torque and thrust calibration kit with a precision calibration weight to ensure your measurements are accurate.
Adaptable and Easy to Use
Fits any type of brushless motors
The RCbenchmark Series 1580/1585 test stand comes with a built-in precision ohmmeter for motor winding resistance measurement, and it has expansion ports to connect additional sensors.
The motor mounting plate provided in the kit allows you to test any kind of small to medium sized brushless motors.
Multiple Accessories to Improve Electric Propulsion Performance
Simplify your tests and obtain more data
The no-solder board lets you quickly swap motors without soldering bullet connectors.
The Series 1580/1585 supports up to three probes to measure temperature from -10°C to +120°C.
A differential pressure sensor fully integrated with our software to facilitate wind tunnel testing.
Optical RPM Probe
Use the optical RPM probe for low Kv motors (<700) or high rotation speed tests (>200,000 eRPM).
Powerful and User-Friendly Software
Control your test stand and record your data
The RCbenchmark software has many powerful features such as automatic control, real-time feedback, CSV data output, and configurable safety limits that can automatically stop tests.Download the Software