Cutsforth™ Inc. started back in 1991 as a small company focused primarily on making replacement brush holders for generators and exciters. Today, after 30+ years in business, Cutsforth™ brings experience and innovative designs to its best-in-class excitation brush holder, shaft grounding replacements, and monitoring solutions to some of the world’s largest power companies.


EASYchange® Removable Brush Holders

EASYchange® Brush Condition Monitoring

Cutsforth™ Shaft Grounding Assembly and Monitoring Systems

Electromagnetic Interference “EMI” Monitoring

Rotor Flux Monitoring



Product Installations

Cutsforth™ provides comprehensive product installations for all product offerings as well as on-site training after the installation. We work efficiently during your outage to ensure a smooth upgrade to our innovative solutions

Online Collector Ring and Commutator Truing

Keeps your units operating safely and efficiently by lowering brush vibrations, removing grooves and flat spots restoring your rings to better than new (OEM) condition. Learn more here.

Spiral Groove Restoration

Restores the spiral (or helical) groove in your collector ring. This process extends the life of your ring and saves your plant thousands of maintenance dollars.

Consulting and Emergency Services

Cutsforth™ offers on-site problem-solving and consultation to solve your brush rigging, collector rings and brushed exciter problems. We can restore or replace your ring and rigging after a forced outage emergency immediately saving you many thousands of dollars in lost revenue.