WEG Electric Corp.

Cast Coil Transformers serve commercial, industrial markets.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cast Coil Transformers serve commercial, industrial markets.

Designed to work under harsh operating conditions, cast coil transformers are available in ratings through 3,000 kVA with thermal insulation ratings up to class C (220°C). Cast resin design promotes short circuit strength and overload capacity coupled withÂ- fire safety. Manufactured with core of grain-oriented magnetic steel, transformers feature coils made of laminated foils...

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Variable Frequency Drive features modular design.
Controls & Controllers

Variable Frequency Drive features modular design.

Available with 400-2,500 hp control unit, CFW11-M Inverter is supplied with all electrical and fiber optic connecting cables, panel rails, and fuses installed. Controls provide 3-phase, 380-690 Vac induction motor control with IPS1 interface card. To help prevent heat buildup, drive includes monitoring and protection functions, including IGBT overload protection feature, which monitors junction...

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Molded-Case Circuit Breakers offer thermal and short-circuit protection.

Available with choice of 4 frames, ACW Series disconnects power and provides overload and short-circuit protection for low-voltage distribution systems. Standard selection factors include voltage and frequency rating, interrupting rating, continuous current rating, and accessories. Offering thermal and short-circuit protection from 15-800 A, UL489-certified series is offered in 2 versions, one...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

WEG Transformers Helped Illuminate the FIFA World Cup 2010 in South Africa

July 28, 2010 - Eskom, the state owned electricity utility company of South Africa, counted on WEG transformers to illuminate the FIFA World Cup 2010 To meet the challenge of hosting one of the most important sports events of the world, something unheard of in the continent, South Africa had to overcome infrastructural limitations. The biggest challenge of all was the transmission and...

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Electric Motors are optimized for energy efficiency.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electric Motors are optimized for energy efficiency.

Operating at IEC established IE4 efficiency levels, Quattro line-start permanent magnet motor features 3-phase distributed winding in stator and operates at synchronous speed regardless of load. Hybrid model utilizes synchronized, inverter-driven, multi-motor operation and does not require feedback device for speed control. Also available, W22 Super Premium exceeds NEMA Premium levels and has...

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Variable Frequency Drive features washdown duty design.
Controls & Controllers

Variable Frequency Drive features washdown duty design.

Featuring NEMA 4X enclosure, Model CFW08 VFD can be exposed to water, sprays, high humidity, and dusty environments without damage. Unit is rated for heavy-duty applications supporting 150% current overload capacity and can handle temperatures from 32-104°F with 90% humidity at altitudes up to 3,300 ft. Protective features include over current, motor overload, drive over temperature, short...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Motors for Energy Saving

WEG Roller Table motors assure reliability and energy saving to the rolling mill plant of Gerdau in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Rolling steel is the production process used by steel mills to have steel ingots, or blocks processed and transformed into final product which will be then used by industries. Submitted to aggressive agents such as high temperatures, mechanical impacts and...

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Controls & Controllers

Pompéo Tricycle Breaks Paradigms with New Concept Vehicle

The vehicle comes as a new concept in transportation. With WEG electric traction, its most attractive feature is economy and versatility. Who has never thought, while caught up in traffic, of the possibility of transporting people from the house to school and work in a more efficient way, with less traffic jams, less pollution and less energy consumption? An answer to this question is being...

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Vector Duty Motors offer full torque at zero rpm.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Vector Duty Motors offer full torque at zero rpm.

Designed specifically for inverter duty and suitable for applications where 1,000:1 constant torque ratio is required, TENV Vector Duty Motors provide constant horsepower operation to 150% base speed at 40°C ambient. Units feature all cast iron construction, IP55 severe-duty rating, spike-resistant wire, and C-face mounts with feet. Applications include conveyors, cranes, hoists, extruders,...

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Water Jacket Cooled Motor ranges from 400-3,750 hp.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Water Jacket Cooled Motor ranges from 400-3,750 hp.

Suited for extreme environments with space constraints, WGM Water Jacket Cooled Motor is available in frame sizes from 315-560 IEC and 5,000-8,800 NEMA with 2-8 poles and voltages from 690-6,600 V. Unit features variable frequency drive operation, vertical or horizontal mounting, and minimized thermal dissipation. Through circulation of water over frame construction and endshields, system allows...

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