Electric Curtain Gear Motor

January 18, 2021

Electric Curtain Gear Motor

ZHAOWEI micro drive system can be applied to electric curtains. With the accelerating pace of life, more and more people expect to wake up naturally, and everyone has to get up amidst the harsh alarm bells every day. However, with smart curtains, it can help you achieve your wishes easily — you can set the time it opens or closes, or you can control all the curtains remotely at home. This will undoubtedly bring a new experience to life. Especially in some special scenes, smart curtains can even “think what you think” and become your intimate companion!


As for the installation, it can be divided into built-in types and external types. For the built-in electric curtains, the motor can not be seen and only the track can be seen from the surface. The motor runs inside the track. For the external type motor, as the name suggests, the motor is exposed outside. According to the type of curtains, the motors are mainly divided into tubular motors, opening and closing curtain motors, venetian blind motors, roman curtain motors, honeycomb curtain motors, ceiling curtain motors, etc. They generally feature:


Motor Power

The electric curtain motor must drive the entire curtain to operate smoothly. If the power supplied by the selected curtain motor is too small, the motorized curtain fails to be driven and achieve the desired goal; If the power is too large, it will cause waste.



No matter the curtains are used at home or in office buildings, they need to operate at low noise.


Service Life

As for the general curtain motors on the market, the ones with AC can be used for five years, brush DC motors can be used for three years and BLDC motors (brushless DC motors) can be used for ten years. When they are not used so frequently, they can achieve such a general service life respectively.



In order to suit the needs of the electric curtain market, ZHAOWEI Machinery & Electronics Co., Ltd (SHENZHEN) manufactures micro gear motors for intelligent electric curtains with different specifications, varying from 16MM, 22MM, 25MM, 28MM, 32MM to 38MM. If you can’t find the gear motor you need for smart electric curtain among these specifications, feel free to contact our online sales engineers or technicians.


* The electric curtain gearheads here are specially customized for special customer requirements. This is only the showcase. Besides selling standard products, ZHAOWEI provides design, research and manufacture for customers based on their specific needs as well.