Since 1938, Phoenix Electric has been the most trusted name in brush holders. We are the largest manufacturer of brush holders in the world and brush holders are our principal product. We have been in business for so long because we are the best at what we do.

At Phoenix Electric, the customer comes first. Your needs and satisfaction are of the utmost importance to us. We are committed to exceeding your expectations.


Founded in 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, Phoenix Electric is the preeminent manufacturer of standard and custom engineered brush holders for electric motors and generators and for use in electrical current diversion applications. Phoenix Electric engineers invented the replaceable brush cartridge-style brush holder which has become the industry standard. Today, Phoenix Electric remains independently owned and operated and totally committed to providing the timely delivery of the highest quality products to our customers.

Chicago, IL USA