Miniature Motors for Dental Hand Tools


Dental surgeons need to use hand tools that are lightweight, powerful and efficient to accomplish successful dental procedures.

Portescap’s DC and brushless DC motors are ideal for dental practice equipment such as dental surgery and restoration tools. They can also be used in dental lab equipment. Our motors have compact design, and provide maximum torque and power in a small package. They can be optimized for high speeds up to 40,000 rpm. Portescap’s motors are designed for high efficiency and longer life in dental hand tools used in rotary endodontics, and in tools such as root canal obturator, prosthodontics screwdriver and other surgical instruments.


  • High motor power density and good power-to-weight ratio
  • Low noise and lower temperature of operation
  • Compact design with increased comfort level and control for dental surgeons
  • Exceptional speed up to 40,000 rpm for greater precision and improved outcomes
  • Cordeless design provides high efficiency and longer battery life Increased durability

Customization Options

  • Availability of versions with bearing and "sleeve"
  • Encoders and gearbox available
  • Custom output shaft and interface features for modular hand tool designs
  • Electrical magnetic coil customization to meet exact device torque and speed needs
  • Front / side lead wire output for ease of assembly in hand tool