AC Motor Controllers and Drives

AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Vacon North America Begins Production of VACON 100 AC Drives in Chambersburg, PA Facility

Vacon, Inc.Â- – The global AC drives manufacturer Vacon has hit a milestone and will begin fully manufacturing the VACON® 100 AC Drives in the Chambersburg, PA facility. Prior to this, the components of the VACON 100 AC Drives were manufactured at the parent factory in Vaasa, Finland and then sent to Chambersburg's mini factory to be assembled and distributed to Vacon North America...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

ATK Successfully Completes First U.S.-Based Testing of High Performance Green Propulsion (HPGP) Thruster Technology for NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC)

ATK-Tested HPGP Thruster Technology Provides Increased Performance, Safety and Cost-Effectiveness for NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) ARLINGTON, Va. – ATK (NYSE: ATK), the nation's largest rocket motor producer, has successfully completed the first U.S.-based testing of the High Performance Green Propulsion (HPGP) thruster technology for the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC). The...

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AC Digital Drives only use power required by application.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

AC Digital Drives only use power required by application.

Comprising 14 inverter models rated for 1/8–5 hp motors,Â- KBDF Series comes in IP 20 enclosure and is available with built-in, CE-approved, AC Line Class A Industrial Standard RFI (EMI) filter. These adjustable frequency drives, available for AC, PMSM, DC brushless, PSC, Shaded Pole, Universal, and EC motors, suit OEM applications where digital programming and displays are required....

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Pump Drive System keeps output pressure nearly constant.

Combining variable frequency drive and PLC in one package, which can be mounted on fan cover of TEFC pump motor, Hydrovar eSV ensures constant pressure by varying pump speed as flow rates change. Drives are pre-programmed with patented pump specific software, designed for centrifugal pumps. MODBUS-compatible package uses included 4–20 mA transducer with 0–3,000 psi range. No external...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Ship Propulsion System uses variable frequency technology.

With VF-AFE Variable Frequency Active Front-End power and propulsion system, ship owners using conventional power system components can lower engine speed when feasible, cutting fuel consumption and emissions. System uses MV 3000 low-voltage drive which has been modified to make it more compact. Since VF-AFE is Visor-enabled, GE engineers can monitor it remotely for maintenance purposes and to...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

ABB Standard Drives Set Dramatic Benchmark in Energy Savings and Reduction of Carbon Footprint

The three millionth ACS550 drive rolled off the production line on March 25th, marking it the first for an ABB drive series to reach the three million unit production mark. NEW BERLIN, WI – Since its introduction, the ABB standard drive, ACS550, has continued to grow in popularity with customers across industries because of its proven performance, flexibility and its wide range of built-in...

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Medium Voltage AC Drives feature 3,000 hp rating.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Medium Voltage AC Drives feature 3,000 hp rating.

Featuring high-voltage IGBT-based active front end and multi-level switching topology, ACS 2000 Drives are suitable for general purpose applications where medium voltage installation is required, such as pumps, fans, blowers, and conveyors. Design provides near sinusoidal current and voltage waveforms, making drives compatible with standard NEMA-rated motors. Available in 4 and 6 kV ratings,...

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Industrial AC Drives offer range up to 690 V.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Industrial AC Drives offer range up to 690 V.

Available as single drives, multidrives, and drive modules to control virtually any type of AC motor, ACS880 Series is based on direct torque control technology, which enables drives to continue to run motor and control application, even with encoder feedback failure. Data visualizations, such as bar charts, histograms, andÂ- trend graphs, help users analyze processes. For safety, drives...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Single-Phase Inverter is designed for low-power applications.

Available for 200–240 V range, Sinamics V20 frequency converter accommodates applications with power range from 0.12–15 kW as well as in environments where onlyÂ- single-phase power connection is available. Compact and rugged single-axis drive comes in 4 sizes designed to accelerate commissioning and facilitate operation. It can be deployed anywhere for operating pumps,...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Frequency Drive operates with explosion-proof motors.

With dV/dT filter, line filter, and ATEX-certified PTC monitoring for ex-certified motors, Sinamics G180 is suited for operating pumps, fans, and compressors in chemical, oil, gas, and process industries. Variable drive covers output range from 2.2–6,600 kW at voltage levels of 400/500/690 V. Further developed version of Dynavert T converter, which is designed according to recommendation NE 37...

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