Direct Drive Technology


Direct drive means the motor transmits the power directly to the shaft of the knife.  Here is a diagram explaining the same idea, for a domestic washing machine:


The advantages of direct-drive induction (asynchronous) motor:

Silent operation - low noise during operation.

Maintenance-free - no need to replace belts or motor brushes.

Longer bearing life - minimum axial forces, maximum life.

Compact footprint - takes less space on the kitchen counter!