What does an AUX Terminal on the Odrive is used for?

I would like to know the function of an AUX terminal which is between the motor ports.

It’s a generic half-bridge power output, i.e. it can be driven to VBUS or 0V or neither.
I think the developers didn’t know what they wanted to do with it when they first designed it. You could use it as a high power audio amplifier for a loudspeaker. :joy:

However, in the current firmware, its function is to dump power via the brake resistor when necessary, to prevent the VBUS voltage rising above 56V or whatever limit has been configured.

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