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DC Electric Motors

Custom DC Small 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 small 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 3hp
Multiple brush, magnet, and wire options

Where are DC Electric Motors Commonly Used?

Advancements in battery technology and demand for mobile, modular, and easily portable devices continues to drive DC motor adoption. The efficiency, high torque / size ratio, and reliability of DC motors make them the preferred solution for a wide range of products:

Food and Beverage Equipment
  • Coffee and cappuccino machines
  • Commercial grill & fryer automation
  • Frozen beverage machines
  • Conveyor ovens
Commercial Equipment
  • Pool cleaning equipment
  • Floor care equipment
  • Lawn and garden equipment
  • Hose reels
  • Chemical
  • Soap dispensers
  • Sprayers
  • Vacuum
Off-Road Motorized Equipment
  • Starters
  • Winches
  • Wipers
Lab Equipment
  • Dosing equipment
  • Shakers
  • Mixers
  • Test and measurement
Medical Equipment
  • Rehabilitation equipment
  • Patient Lifts
  • Electric wheelchairs
HVAC & Building Automation
  • Rotary Actuators
  • ID Printers
Marine Equipment
  • Electric throttle
  • Electric shift
  • Trolling motors
Industrial Equipment
  • Linear actuators
  • Conveyors
  • AGVs
  • Robotics
Agriculture Equipment
  • Sprayers
  • Seeders
  • Cab Automation

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.

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