Press Release Summary:
Offered in 5-60 hp, 230 Vac and 10-125 hp, 480/600 Vac models, VLTÂ® AQUA Drive is available with NEMA/UL Type 1 or NEMA/UL Type 12 enclosure, which is rated for indoor or outdoor use. Housing protects personnel against incidental contact with enclosed equipment while protecting drive from dirt, rain, sleet, snow, ice, windblown dust, and corrosion. Drive offers 98% operating efficiency along with automatic sleep mode, Automatic Energy Optimization, and flow compensation.
Original Press Release:
The VLT® AQUA Drive from Danfoss Water & Wastewater Is Now Available in a NEMA/UL Type 4X Enclosure
Provides maximum protection against the elements
MILWAUKEE, WI -- Danfoss Water & Wastewater's highly popular VLT® AQUA Drive is now available in a NEMA/UL Type 4X (IP66) enclosure solution. This enclosure is rated for indoor or outdoor use and protects personnel against incidental contact with enclosed equipment while protecting the drive from falling dirt, rain, sleet, snow, ice, windblown dust, splashing water, hose-direct water, and corrosion. Available power sizes in the NEMA/UL Type 4X enclosure include 5-60 HP in 230VAC and 10-125 HP in 480 and 600VAC. The VLT® AQUA Drive is also available with a NEMA/UL Type 1 or NEMA/UL Type 12 (IP54/55) enclosure.
Engineered with specially designed software for water and wastewater applications, the VLT® AQUA variable frequency drive provides seamless installation, commissioning, operation and system maintenance in the water and wastewater industry. A streamlined and compact design enables easy integration into even the tightest installation spaces.
The new VLT® AQUA Drive significantly improves system efficiency in applications such as water supply, treatment, distribution, pressure and level control, irrigation, and wastewater applications such as pumps and blowers where speed, pressure and/or level control are critical. Its modular design offers the highest flexibility in option selection with fast delivery of a fully factory tested, customized drive with a number of additional plug-and-play options available for simplified upgrades as application needs evolve. Additionally, the VLT AQUA Drive offers 98% operating efficiency along with automatic sleep mode functionality, Automatic Energy Optimization and flow compensation resulting in considerable energy savings to the user.
Danfoss is a leading manufacturer of precision mechanical and electrical components, with locations in more than 120 countries. Danfoss created the VLT name when they introduced the world's first mass-produced VFD in 1968, and the name has set the standard for high-performance, quality variable frequency drives ever since.
For more information, contact:
Danfoss Water & Wastewater,
8800 W. Bradley Road,
Milwaukee, WI 53224
Phone: (800) 621-8806
Fax: (414) 355-6117