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Public-images-osm logo.svg actuator = electric_motor
Motor für Gartentorantrieb IMG 1308.JPG
An electric motor is able to change a given feature state Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: mechanics
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Status: approvedPage for proposal

This value regards all forms of electric motors installed to change a device state. It can be used on pipelines valves or any other system which involves an electric motor.

It shouldn't be confused with mechanical_driver=electric_motor intended to provide mechanical power to run a given system.