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DC Electric Motors

Custom DC Electric Motor Experts

Direct Current, or DC, electric motors power a wide range of applications. Since 1986, Power Electric has helped clients source, design and develop small DC electric motors for a wide range of commercial applications. We have the knowledge and resources needed to help you find the best motor for your OEM application and budget.

Why Choose Power Electric for Your Small DC Electric Motor Needs?

At Power Electric, we understand that you have many options when sourcing DC electric motors. We also understand that selecting the best vendor for your project can be challenging. Our customers choose us for many reasons, including:

By working with Power Electric, you can rest assured that you will receive the detailed advice, personal attention and expert guidance you need to address your DC electric motor needs.

0.8 volts to 180 volts DC
6 mm to 8 inches in diameter
Sub Fractional to 5hp
Multiple brush, magnet, and wire options

Where are DC Electric Motors Commonly Used?

Many battery-operated devices rely on DC electric motors for power. DC motors efficiently provide a great amount of torque for a wide range of products we use everyday. These battery-powered devices include:

Food and Beverage Equipment
  • Coffee and cappuccino machines
  • Fryer lift baskets
  • Juice dispensers
  • Juice squeezers
Commercial Equipment
  • Business machines – printers, copiers, shredders, etc.
  • TV mounts
  • Lawn and garden equipment
  • Hose reels
Pumps
  • Chemical fluids
  • Soap and water dispensers
  • Sprayers
Off-Road Motorized Equipment
  • Seating systems
  • Starters
  • Winches
  • Shifters
  • Wipers
Lab Equipment
  • Stirrers
  • Shakers
  • Mixers
  • Test and measurement
Medical Equipment
  • Motion therapy equipment
  • Electric Wheelchairs
HVAC & Building Automation
  • Whiteboards/projector screens
Marine Equipment
  • Trim and lift
  • Electric winch
  • Trolling motors
Industrial Equipment
  • Linear actuators
Agriculture Equipment
  • Sprayers
  • Seeders

DC Electric Motors FAQ

Are There Different Types of Small DC Motors?
Yes. Brushed DC electric motors generates torque from DC power supplied to the motor, permanent magnets, and rotating electrical magnets. Brushless DC motors use a rotating permanent magnet and stationary electrical magnets.

What are the Advantages of DC Motors?
DC motors are relatively inexpensive to design and simple to understand and work on. These motors also offer excellent speed and torque control compared to similar motors.

How Does Power Electric Create Custom Small DC Motors?
First, we determine the exact specs required for the DC motor including the necessary voltage, frequency, speed, and power. Then, we work with our global network of motor specialists to design and manufacture a custom electric motor for the specific application.

Searching for a DC Electric Motor for a Specific Application? We Can Help.

At Power Electric we are committed to providing the guidance, support, and service you need to source motors for any size or type of application. Speak with a member of our sales team.

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