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Motor Protection Platform incorporates control and management.
Southfield, MI 48034
Sep 16, 2014
Multilin™ 869 is used for protection, control, and management of medium and large induction and synchronous motors. Along with high-speed protection and control features and tools for accelerated motor configuration and startup, solution also generates motor functioning reports that facilitate identification of potential motor issues and necessary corrective action. Motor failure-mode analysis is also provided via broken rotor bar detection and stator turn-turn fault.
Decentralized AC Drive targets outdoor installations.
Mequon, WI 53092
Sep 08, 2014
Supporting both induction and permanent magnet motors up to 50 hp, VACON® 100 X features UL Type 4X die cast metal enclosure, breathable pressure equalizer vent to protect gasket seals, and heat sink cooling system that is not dependent on motor airflow. Drive is rated for 0–100% relative humidity, 3 g vibration, 25 g shock for 6 ms, and operating temperatures from 10–40°C. For safety, drive features integrated Safe Torque Off mode, which provides immediate removal of power to motor.
Digital Servo Drives deliver up to 1,000 W of motor power.
Allied Motion Technologies Inc.
Englewood, CO 80112
Sep 08, 2014
Panel- or DIN-rail mounted, Series SXD 15 can drive DC brush, DC brushless, or AC brushless motor requiring 1 kW of power. Standard ratings are 12–80 Vdc bus, 15 A continuous, and 30 A peak current. In addition to torque, velocity, and position control modes, drives provide 4 digital inputs, 1 digital output, 2 analog inputs, and 1 analog output. Series SXD 15 communicates via RS232, RS485, or CAN and offers full protection against short circuits, voltage excursions, and temperature extremes.
Pick and Hold PWM Modules are adjustable and reprogrammable.
Optimal Engineering Systems, Inc.
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
Aug 26, 2014
Based on MCU that can be reprogrammed for application, 3.00 x 3.00 x .85 in. PH-ET Pick and Hold modules operate on single supply from +9 to +50 Vdc and are suited for driving solenoids, valves, relays, actuators, DC motors, hydraulics, electromagnets, and LEDs. Holding current is 4 A RMS with peak (Pick) current of 15 A for high force/acceleration. Higher current and voltages are also available. Pick voltage timing and hold voltage are adjusted using onboard potentiometers.
Electric Drive is suited for fabrication shops, power generation.
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Aug 25, 2014
Offering alternative power source to pneumatic and hydraulic power supply for large field portable machine tools, Electric Power Drive (EPD) supplies voltage range that includes 200–480 V, 3-phase or 220 V, single-phase. This smart and flexible power source auto-lines with any power source, allowing worldwide use. While continuous cooling fan improves duty cycle and extends useful operating time, remote allows operator to control variable motor speeds.
Mini Variable Speed Drive includes built-in HMI.
WEG Electric Corp.
Duluth, GA 30097
Aug 13, 2014
Featuring power ranges of ¼, 1/3, ¾, and 1 hp at 230 Vac with single-phase in and 1.5 A, 2.6 A, and 4.2 A 3-phase output, Model CFW100 is designed to handle 150% overload for 60 sec at 50°C ambient. DIN rail mounted unit features built-in PLC, detachable fan, and plug-in modules for communication and I/O options. With built in keypad, unit monitors two different parameters simultaneously along with operation status, alarms, and faults. Drive can interface via USB, Bluetooth®, or IR wireless.
Variable Frequency Drives cover 1-100 hp range.
Parker Hannifin - SSD Drives North America
Charlotte, NC 28273
Aug 08, 2014
Available with pulse encoder feedback option, AC30 Series provides optimized levels of control, from open-loop pumps and fans to closed-loop process line applications. Integrated energy monitoring functionality facilitates matching of motor speed to varying application demands. Designed to control AC induction or permanent magnet AC motors, drives offer modular construction that enables Ethernet/IP, CANopen, Profinet, Profibus-DP, and EtherCAT communications to be added as required.
Driver ICs suit wide range of motor applications.
Toshiba America Electronic Components (TAEC)
Irvine, CA 92618-1811
Aug 01, 2014
Supplied in SSOP16 package, Model TC78H610FNG can control 2 brushed DC motors or 1 stepping motor. H bridge driver has voltage range of 2.5–15 V, max output current of 1.0 A, and output ON resistance of 1.2, suited for battery-powered equipment, camera equipment, and household electrical devices. Three-channel half-bridge driver, Model TB67Z800FTG, controls one 3-phase brushless DC motor. IC incorporates 6 double-diffused MOSFETs and operates at 4–22 V with max output current of 3 A.
AC - GPM Induction Motors have energy efficient design.
Baldor Electric Company
Fort Smith, AR 72901
Jul 08, 2014
Stock versions of Large AC – GPM induction motors come in ratings of 250–1,000 hp, 2,300/4,000 V, Totally Enclosed Fan Cooled (TEFC), foot mounted designs. Custom motors are available in 250–1,500 hp; 460, 575, 2,300/400 V, TEFC, foot mounted designs. Suited for industrial applications requiring high torque, motors feature all-cast iron construction, drive end slinger, insulated opposite drive end bearing, winding RTDs, space heaters, provisions for bearing RTDs, and ground lug in conduit box.
NMOS Low-side Driver replaces Darlington transistor arrays.
Texas Instruments, Inc. (TI)
Dallas, TX 75243-4136
Jul 03, 2014
With 600 mA drain current per channel, 7-channel Model TPL7407L drives LED matrix, relay, or stepper motor in high-voltage applications, such as white goods, building automation, lighting, and HVAC. Integrated circuit offers 40 V output and very low output leakage of less than 10 nA per channel. Available in 16-pin SOIC and TSSOP packages, IC operates from -40 to 125°C and includes internal free-wheeling diodes for inductive kick-back protection.
Brushless DC Motor Controller leverages 0.18 um CMOS technology.
Frieburg D-79108 Germany
Jul 02, 2014
Suited for automotive and industrial applications, embedded brushless DC motor controllers use X-FAB XH018, 0.18 µm modular mixed signal high-voltage CMOS technology. These single-chip, high-voltage controllers with flexible peripherals and direct motor driving capabilities integrate diverse digital and analog components. Computation capacity supports complex motor control algorithms, such as Space Vector Modulation, in addition to 6-step commutation with sensor feedback or sensorless control.
EtherCAT Closed Loop Control works with pulse/direction drives.
ACS Motion Control
Plymouth, MN 55447
Jun 26, 2014
Operating under any ACS EtherCAT® master and acting as EtherCAT node, PDICL enables system performance upgrades without requiring complete redesign. This 121 x 100 x 48 mm, 2- or 4-axis EtherCAT pulse/direction drive interface module specifically delivers position verification/closed loop control of stepper and servo drive/motor combinations with pulse/direction input. Module supports up to 4 axes with up to 4 digital encoders (incremental or absolute) at max speed of 50 million counts/sec.
Variable Frequency Drive promotes simple, reliable motor control.
Parker Hannifin - SSD Drives North America
Charlotte, NC 28273
Jun 23, 2014
Available for 0.25–30 hp applications, Parker AC10 Micro Drive features sensorless vector mode, output frequency up to 650 Hz, and full 150% overload capacity at 0.5 Hz for 1 min. This AC motor speed control will run either AC induction or permanent magnet AC motors. Minimal wiring requirements and 2 accessible terminal rails facilitate and accelerate installation, while auto-tuning sensorless vector mode allows functionality beyond V/Hz control with 0.5% speed and 5% torque accuracy.
DC Servo Drive targets electric subsea thrusters.
Ingenia Motion Control
Jun 20, 2014
Based on 3-board assembly which allows multiple configurations to achieve various current and voltage ranges, Model i146-SCE delivers up to 1 kW continuous power operating with voltage range of 100–400 Vdc. Drive uses digital Hall sensors for both servo motor commutation and velocity feedback loop, avoiding external feedback devices. Capable of operating in velocity and current modes using external analog command source, drive is suited for thrusters on manned submersibles, AUV’s, or ROV’s.
Automatic Range Expander increases machine capabilities.
Gorham, ME 04038
Jun 12, 2014
Individually controlling each brake to increase capabilities of existing machines, P3000HD creates multiple operating ranges by utilizing only necessary amount of pads to create required torque. Machines can then become more effective at running multiple types of materials with differing tension levels, gain greater control at lower torque ranges, run high mass rolls at lighter tensions, run low torque/tension applications that require high torque to stop, and reduce friction pad wear.
EtherCAT Servo Drive delivers 4,000 W of power.
Elmo Motion Control, Inc.
Westford, MA 01886
Jun 03, 2014
At less than 1 oz, Gold Twitter Nano Drive delivers ultra high current of 50 A/100 V with support for EtherCAT and CANopen fieldbus communication standards. Unit runs on any servo motor and operates in current, velocity, and advanced position modes. With FASST Fast and Soft Switching Technology, drive provides >99% efficiency with negligible EMI. Gold Twitter can operate as single-axis control solution or as part of multi-axis control system in distributed configuration real-time network.
Servo Drives compensate for errors in advance.
B&R Industrial Automation Corp.
Roswell, GA 30076
May 15, 2014
ACOPOS servo drives are available with repetitive control, which improves accuracy of production processes with stationary disturbances by using predictive following error compensation. Embedded in standard speed control loop, repetitive control adjusts torque setpoint to reduce periodic portions in speed or following error. By undergoing constant learning process, algorithm ensures changes to load profile do not have any effect on drive.
Multi-Megawatt Drives foster energy efficient machine automation.
Bosch Rexroth Corp.
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192-3707
May 13, 2014
While promoting energy efficiency through power regeneration, IndraDrive CL/ML drives also ensure optimal protection of people and machines via integrated safety functions. Power range for these air- or liquid-cooled drive systems is 110–500 kW, and Smart Energy Mode functionality manages consistent energy demand from mains side to conserve energy and avoid voltage spikes. Using parallel connection, up to eight 500 kW drives can provide up to 4 MW.
AEC-Q100-Qualified Motor Driver provides high performance.
Microchip Technology, Inc.
Chandler, AZ 85224 6199
Apr 25, 2014
Supplied in 8-pin, 4 x 4 mm DFN package, automotive-qualified MCP8063 provides 1.5 A peak phase current for 180° sinusoidal drive of 3-phase brushless DC motor and fan applications. Integration reduces PCB area, while sinusoidal-drive performance maximizes efficiency and minimizes acoustic noise and mechanical vibration. Operating from -40 to +125°C, driver offers various safety features and supports sensorless driving of BLDC motors, eliminating need for Hall sensor.
VSD Motor Control Software helps cut energy use.
AC Kinetics, Inc
Armonk, NY 10504
Apr 22, 2014
Available as application programming interface, turn-key VSD Motor Control Software Library enables variable speed drives to dynamically adapt to any application, eliminating wasted energy and ensuring reliable motor performance. Software includes routines that automatically configure real-time algorithms for optimal dynamic control and energy efficiency with push of button, requiring no user hand tuning.
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