AC Motor Controllers and Drives

New Variable Frequency Drive with Single and Three-phase Input of 200 to 480 V
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

New Variable Frequency Drive with Single and Three-phase Input of 200 to 480 V

Designed to operate specifically with CO2 refrigerant condensing systems, it can provide end-users with energy savings of up to 25%. Includes ambient operating range in its class of between -20c to +60c, making it ideal for use in a wide range of environments, including retailer chill and freeze refrigeration systems. Compatible with all motor types including induction motors, permanent magnet...

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New AC Drives with Single-phase Input Capability
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

New AC Drives with Single-phase Input Capability

GS20X series features dynamic braking, PID, removable keypad and RS-485 Modbus communication. Available from 1/4 to 30 hp in single-phase 120 VAC input, single-phase/three-phase 230 VAC input and three-phase 460 VAC and 575 VAC input. Speed control modes are available including standard V/Hz control with pulse input feedback SVC for IM and PM and precise FOC for maximum open loop speed regulation...

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Italian OEM Produces First Automated Production Line for Surgical Face Masks with Integrated Optidrive P2 VFDs
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Italian OEM Produces First Automated Production Line for Surgical Face Masks with Integrated Optidrive P2 VFDs

The global Coronavirus pandemic created unprecedented demand for critical medical devices and products, including face masks to help stem the spread of the virus and to protect medical staff. Italian automation and robotics company DBA Robot designed and manufactured one of the first automatic lines for the production of surgical face masks within weeks of the pandemic striking the country. The...

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New NORDAC PRO SK 500P Variable Frequency Drives Comes with USB Interface for Voltage-Free Parameterization
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

New NORDAC PRO SK 500P Variable Frequency Drives Comes with USB Interface for Voltage-Free Parameterization

Equipped with integrated multi-protocol Ethernet interface and multi-encoder interface for multiple axis operation. Cover rated motor powers from 0.33 to 7.5 HP and feature connectivity, functionality, and versatility. Plug-in control, safety, and option modules ensure maximum flexibility and enables space-saving installation in control cabinets.

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New Soft Starters and Micro VFD Drive Encompasses Simple Manual Controllers
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

New Soft Starters and Micro VFD Drive Encompasses Simple Manual Controllers

WEG SSW05 and SSW07 soft starters are compact, digital with state-of-the-art DSP controller designed to provide high performance on motor starts and stops. Gen 2 WEG CFW100 VFD drive is a single-phase input (110/230 VAC) developed for applications ranging from 1/4 to 1hp (0.18 to 0.75 kW). CFW100 series features compact size and is ideal for applications on machines or equipment that require...

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VFD Increases Precision and Speed of Food Packaging Sealer for Latin American Manufacturer
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VFD Increases Precision and Speed of Food Packaging Sealer for Latin American Manufacturer

A manufacturer of food packaging and sealing solutions is helping its customers increase productivity while reducing packaging costs and wastage with the introduction of Optidrive variable frequency drive (VFD) technology. Brazil-based JCV Maq manufactures a range of packing, sealer, weighing and feeder machines used by food producers and manufacturers. It was keen to increase the precision of...

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VFD Technology Replaces Inefficient Start/Stop Pump Control System to Ensure Clean Water Supply
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VFD Technology Replaces Inefficient Start/Stop Pump Control System to Ensure Clean Water Supply

Replacing an inefficient start-stop transformer-based control with a variable frequency drive (VFD) on a high-powered water pump has produced 36 percent savings in energy costs within weeks of installation. As a result, the Invertek Drives Optidrive P2 VFD has also significantly cut pump downtime and maintenance costs. ENACAL, the government-owned Nicaraguan Company of Aqueducts and Sewers,...

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New Warranty Fortifies Reliability for Water and Wastewater Municipalities
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New Warranty Fortifies Reliability for Water and Wastewater Municipalities

ABB demonstrates its commitment to reliability with new optional ten-year warranty on standard, dedicated Water and Wastewater VFDs. This optional warranty, which includes damage from lightning and other electrical anomalies, is now available on ABB's ACQ580 series of variable frequency drives (VFDs) and covers all standard products, including ultra-low harmonic (ULH) drives, standard panels,...

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Commander Drives: Now with Free Five-Year Warranty
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Commander Drives: Now with Free Five-Year Warranty

Control Techniques has launched a free, five-year warranty for its Commander range of general-purpose drives. Anyone who purchases a drive from the Commander range will now be able to register to extend the products’ warranty from two years to five, at no extra cost. The new offer relates to the Commander C200 and C300 – general purpose drives designed for ease of setup and installation. The...

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