Archive for October 29th, 2018

Where Do Surplus Motors Come From?

If you need a good 30 HP, 1750 RPM, General Electric DC motor 288AT where do you go? You could buy a new motor from the manufacturer, but you might pay more than seven thousand dollars. If you want a backup motor, then you may have to pay another seven thousand dollars to keep one on standby. You can buy used or reconditioned motors from a supplier, but there is another option, called surplus motors.