AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Parker Teams with CalMotors and US 1 to Develop Hybrid-Electric Trucks
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Parker Teams with CalMotors and US 1 to Develop Hybrid-Electric Trucks

Rohnert Park, CA, August 3, 2010 - Parker's Electromechanical Automaton Division, a leading supplier of motion control technology, is proud to announce that its MPP series traction motor and inverter are integral components of a series-electric hybrid truck deployed by US 1 Industries to serve at the Port of Long Beach. The US 1 truck uses a 215kW Parker MPP traction motor as the single source of...

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Consistent Communication Interfaces for Baldor
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Consistent Communication Interfaces for Baldor

Baldor Motors & Drives UK Ltd has upgraded its range of smart drives with HMS. This range is now able to communicate with a PLC, it is much more open to communication standards and its communication interfaces are consistent throughout the entire range. We wanted to develop enhanced versions of our MotiFlex e100 three-phase drive ranges, able to communicate with any PLC and to comply more easily...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

NEMA 4X/IP66 AC Drive withstands harsh environments.

Series V1000-4X features epoxy-coated, corrosion-resistant enclosure that meets NEMA type 4X/12 indoor use requirements, UL type 4X/12 standards, and IP66 rating of IEC 60529. Drives come in 200-240 Vac, 50/60 Hz single-phase versions rated from 1/8-5 hp as well as 200-240 Vac and 380-480 Vac 3-phase, 50/60 Hz versions rated from 1/8-25 hp. Function-block diagram programming, DIO, and 2 msec scan...

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Compact AC Drive is customized for machine builders.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Compact AC Drive is customized for machine builders.

Available in power ranges from 0.5-30 hp, 0.37-22 kW, ACS355 is offered with standard IP20 panel-mounted chassis and supports control of standard AC induction and permanent magnet motors. Safe Torque Off (STO) function keeps drive energized when motor has been stopped and ensures there is no torque on machine. NEMA 1/UL type 1 kit enables wall mounting, and for wash-down applications, IP66/UL...

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CMAA Crane Buyer's Guide
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CMAA Crane Buyer's Guide

CMAA has organized this Buyer's Guide to promote standardization and to assist prospective buyer's of electric overhead traveling cranes in selection of equipment most suitable for their applications.

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Dart Announces Partnership With Leeson Motors
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Dart Announces Partnership With Leeson Motors

Dart Controls Inc. has added Leeson Electric to its line of products. This completes Dart's goal to be a preferred resource for drive and motor solutions, both AC and DC. The addition of AC drives from Invertek was announced earlier (See Story ID 576066). Customers have benefitted for over 40 years from free and easy access to Dart's technical expertise and support of DC drives - the addition of...

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Motor Inverter offers high energy efficiency mode.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Motor Inverter offers high energy efficiency mode.

Suited for intralogistic applications/general mechanical engineering, 8400 motec mounts directly on motor and covers power ranges from 0.37-1.5 kW. In VFC eco mode, it adjusts magnetizing current to actual load requirements to optimize energy efficiency. Unit also includes color-coded, illuminated area on surface for visible diagnostics in field or from different mounting positions. Operation and...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Siemens to Supply Pumping Solution for TransCanada's Keystone Expansion in North America Order Volume More Than USD180 Million

Siemens Energy has received an order to supply integrated pumping solutions for TransCanada's Keystone Gulf Coast Expansion Project. The pipeline will transport crude oil from Alberta, Canada to serve markets on the U.S. Gulf Coast. The expansion will complement the overall Keystone pipeline system, with the first phase expected to begin delivering crude oil to the U.S. Midwest in mid-2010. The...

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Variable Frequency Drive features washdown duty design.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

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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Potentiometer Now Available on SMVector Inverters
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Potentiometer Now Available on SMVector Inverters

UXBRIDGE, MA - FEBRUARY 2, 2010 - Lenze-AC Tech announces the release of the Potentiometer Option for SMVector NEMA 4X Inverter models. According to company sources, the Potentiometer option is built right into the terminal cover, providing direct front panel access. Steve Dextraze, Inverter Product Manager at Lenze-AC Tech, calls it robust and easy to maneuver and states that the potentiometer...

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