New Energy Efficient DC Cooling Fan Series from NMB

With a single phase motor technology designed for low power consumption, the new RL Series of DC cooling fans from NMB are designed for the server, telecommunication, medical, office automation and power systems industries.


Chatsworth, CA –February 24, 2011 – NMB Technologies Corporation, a Minebea Group Company, announced today the availability of a new series of energy efficient, low noise, high pressure DC Axial cooling fans.

Designed with a single phase motor technology for low power consumption, and a new innovative casing with integral stationary blade, the new RL Series from NMB provides increased efficiency as well as improved air flow.

“NMB is expanding our very popular DC Axial Fan product line. The new RL Series features a host of standard and custom characteristics that complement our current DC fan product line.” said Fernando Palarca, fan product manager for NMB Technologies Corporation.

The RL Series is now available in dimensions of 60X38mm, 80X38mm, 92X38mm and 120X38mm, and in 12, 24 and 48 VDC. Standard features include auto restart, reverse polarity protection, low noise and high flow, as well as NMB dual ball bearings. Custom features offer locked rotor output, open collector tach output, PWM, fan performance sensor, thermal control and soft start inrush current, among others.

The RL Series is currently available from our authorized distribution partners, as well as direct for OEM sales. Standard lead time is 14 weeks.

About NMB Technologies Corporation – NMB Technologies Corporation, a Minebea Group Company, is the world’s largest manufacturer of miniature precision ball bearings and a volume leader in the design and manufacturing of precision electro-mechanical components, including cooling fans and blowers, precision small motors and mechanical bearing assemblies. NMB products can be found in the personal computing, networking, telecommunications, home entertainment, home electronics, and automotive, medical and industrial markets. For more information on NMB Technologies Corporation visit: or contact us directly.