Welcome to Barr-Thorp Electric

Barr-Thorp Electric is an electrical control solutions provider located in the mid-west. From machine control to plant floor automation, our solutions are easy, reliable, and cost effective. Whether you need help sourcing the product or making it work, you can depend on us.

We have four locations located in Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska. We believe that outsourcing can be avoided using the right technology. Give us a call and we’ll help you improve quality, lower costs, and become more profitable.

Contact us today and let us help you spend less time on your electrical needs so you can spend more time creating value for your company.

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Unity IEC Training Programming Level 1 – Feb 24-26, Apr 7-9

Barr-Thorp is hosting training opportunities for Unity Programming Level 1 for our customers. There will be two sessions for you to enroll in. One class will be hosted from February 24th to 26th. The other class will be hosted from April 7th to 9th. Both training sessions will be at our Barr-Thorp Merriam (Kansas City) location. We will train you how to configure a PLC; develop programs in IEC editors; create derived function blocks; etc. Please call 800.473.9123 or email Dave Carl to register.

Click here for class details.

March 3rd Barr-Thorp is hosting a FREE one-day workshop to introduce HIWIN products and services


Barr-Thorp is hosting a one-day workshp for our customers to learn more about HIWIN products and services, including ballscrews, linear guideways, industrial robots (enclosed ballscrew), linear motors (multi-stage positioning systems), etc. The workshop will be hosted at Barr-Thorp Merriam location. The workshop is free and lunch will be provided. Seats are limited and an RSVP is required.

Please call 800.473.9123 or email Xue Wood, woodx@barr-thorp.com for more information.

Date and Time:
March 3, 2015, 9AM-4PM
Barr-Thorp Electric Co.
9245 W. 53rd Street
Merriam, KS 66203
Limited to 25 participants
Lunch will be provided
Please RSVP before February 20, 5:00PM

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