LPC1549 Motor Control Kit (BLDC)

  • Low voltage motor control
  • BLDC, PMSM, BLAC, stepper, brushed DC
  • Developed together with NXP
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The LPC1549 LPCXpresso Motor Control Kit makes it possible for you to get started with motor control prototyping immediately.

What is included?

  • One LPCXpresso Motor Control Board, rev B
  • One LPCXpresso LPC1549 Board
  • One BLDC Motor
  • One 24V Power supply
  • One mini-B to A USB cable
  • One micro-B to A USB cable

How to buy

This product is not sold from our webshop. It is, however, available from distributors


The Motor Control Kit need to be correctly programmed before use to avoid heating of the preak resistors. ALWAYS update the firmware on the LPCXpresso LPC1549 board in your kit, as described in the application note before attempting to control a motor.

Controller MCU
Socket for LPCXpresso boards
Socket for LPC1xxx in PLCC44
Expansion connector for control by LPC1800/LPC4000/LPC2900 families, or other
Phase control
4 phases (based on NXP PMSN2R6-40YS NMOSFET), accessed via screw terminals
Phase control support 100% duty cycle
Voltage measurement (on three phases and virtual ground)
Current measurement (in-phase on three phases and common low-side)
Input current measurement, including over-current trip
Break functionality
Hall & QEI sensor inputs, connected via screw terminals
Temp sensor
12-30V input voltage, 17A max current (max 300W output)
On-board 15W power supply (+11V, +5V, +3.3V)
Communication Interfaces
USB interface (must be supported by controlled MCU)
Ethernet interface (must be supported by controlled MCU)
CAN interface (must be supported by controlled MCU)
RS422/485 interface
UART-to-USB interface
User Interface
5-key joystick switch
96x64 pixel OLED
Reset pushbutton
SWD/JTAG connector
200 x 150 mm
Power Supply Input
2.1mm input jack, or via screw terminals
12-30V, 17A max
Flyers and specifications
LPC1549 Motor Control schematics
42BLF01 drawing
Documentation and guides
LPC1549 Motor Control User's Guide