Brushed DC motors

High performance at an attractive cost.

Brushed DC motors can be operated without external electronics. Consequently, they are a useful alternative to BLDC motors. 

maxon DC motors: Key information at a glance.

maxon DC motors are equipped with powerful permanent magnets and are suitable for applications in various sectors, from mobility to medical care to industry.  

We have structured our series of brushed DC motors in accordance with key parameters to help you find the appropriate motor faster.

Product comparison table - Brushed DC motors (BBDC)
DCXØ 6 ... 35 mmDC-maxØ 16 ... 26 mmREØ 6 ... 65 mmA-maxØ 12 ... 32 mm
High power densityYesNoYesNo
Additional propertyNdFeB magnetsNdFeB magnetsNdFeB magnetsNo

Our product portfolio.


High torque density and smooth running


Optimal price-performance ratio


High acceleration and 90% efficiency


Cost-optimized design due to automated manufacturing


DC motors from Parvalux.

Parvalux Electric Motors Ltd has been part of the maxon Group since 2018. 
Our partner company also offers an extensive range of DC motors. The BR series features a robust, iron-wound rotor manufactured at low cost. DC motors from Parvalux are also available as drive motors or can be combined with Parvalux gearheads. 


∅ 52 ... 63 mm

Motor length

70 ... 125 mm


12 ... 85 W

Easy to configure. Large selection.

Quick availability, support during purchasing, and customized configuration for your application upon request. And there are many more reasons to use our online shop:  

  • Product programs


    Find the right drive system by entering a few parameters. 

  • Selection


    Products with more than one million possible combinations. 

  • Information


    CAD and product data, manuals, and software can be downloaded via the shop. 

  • Shipping

    Fast delivery

    Fast prototyping and automated processes ensure that configured drives are produced and ready for delivery within a short period of time.

  • Global network

    Customer service

    The maxon sales support is available for all customer-specific queries. Worldwide.

  • Configuration

    Your ideal drive

    The online configurator guides you through all options step by step.