AC Motor Controllers and Drives

AC Micro Drives suit constant torque conveyor/mixing applications.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

AC Micro Drives suit constant torque conveyor/mixing applications.

Available in 230 and 460 V versions with power ranges from fractional to 20 hp, 3G3MX2 series offers sensor-less vector control functionality and built-in safety inputs. Range of industrial communication options are supported, and functionality covers machine control operations such as positioning, speed synchronization, and logic programming. As drive and controller, products deliver 200%...

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Industrial Drive Modules feature embedded safe-torque-off.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Industrial Drive Modules feature embedded safe-torque-off.

Rated for 1.5-600 hp at 480 Vac, ACS850 Drive Modules are suited for extruders, cranes, mixers, and web handling machinery. Integrated Safe Torque Off feature removes torque from motor shaft, conforming to SIL 3/IEC 61508 requirements. Engineered to work with ABB high-speed serial interface modules, drives support DeviceNet, Modbus RTU, Profibus, and CANopen. Additional features include removable...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Magnet Drive System meets NEMA Premium and EPAct standards.

Equipped with WISE insulation system, W Magnet Drive System(TM) incorporates W Magnet Drive inside motor, which is controlled by CFW11 variable frequency drive rated 380-480 V and 20-200 hp. Motor, rated at 460 V and 15-200 hp, is fitted with NdFeB magnets inserted inside rotor, instead of conventional aluminum alloy squirrel cages. CFW11 drive used with W Magnet Drive System uses vector control...

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Low Harmonic Drives eliminate distortion.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Low Harmonic Drives eliminate distortion.

Featuring modular design, VLT® Low Harmonic Drives eliminate current distortion at source by performing real-time analysis and actively imposing currents, as needed, to restore and ensure optimized sine waves from power supply grid. Units come in power ranges of 132-630 kW high overload and 160-710 kW normal overload, and voltage range of 380-480 Vac, 50-60 Hz. Offered in IP 21/NEMA1 or...

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Micro Drive controls AC motors up to 30 hp.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Micro Drive controls AC motors up to 30 hp.

Available in M5 frame size measuring 11.5 x 6.5 x 9.8 in., VLT® Micro Drive covers 3-phase, 380-480 Vac, 25-30 hp range. Variable frequency drive offers true side-by-side mounting without derating. Flying start feature maximizes uptime, while electronic thermal relay eliminates need for external motor protection. Additional features include serial communications via RS-485 Modbus RTU and FC...

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How Quality Counts? Personnel Who Build ABB Drives Visit Customer Site, and See How Their Work Helps Save Lives
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

How Quality Counts? Personnel Who Build ABB Drives Visit Customer Site, and See How Their Work Helps Save Lives

(This, the second visit by assemblers to end users, includes seeing how Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center in Milwaukee uses drives to control critical environments) MILWAUKEE, WI, July 17, 2009 - If you have ever wanted to appreciate why quality and fast order fulfillment are crucial to end users, you would have enjoyed being part of the visit ABB personnel working in the New Berlin factory made...

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Vector-Type Drive powers progressive cavity pumps.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Vector-Type Drive powers progressive cavity pumps.

Covering performance band of 0.08-4.7 gpm and pressures to 360 psi, Vector-Type Drive integrates progressive cavity pump with single reduction gear box, 4-pole TEFC inverter-rated Â-½ hp electric induction motor, and variable frequency drive in NEMA 4 enclosure. Integrated system offers speed range of 20-600 rpm. Featuring H-O-A switch with 10-turn potentiometer for manual control, drive...

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PWM Driver/Controller has RS-232 serial interface.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

PWM Driver/Controller has RS-232 serial interface.

Model 402 employs RS-232 serial interface for control of output frequency and duty cycle for PWM solenoid and valve applications. Available in non-isolated and electrically isolated versions, unit may be readily interfaced to PCs, PLCs, and control systems for test, development, and OEM applications. Frequency range is 10-1,000 Hz with 1 Hz resolution and 1,000-1,500 Hz with 50 Hz resolution, and...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Pump Controller suits HVAC and pressure booster applications.

Integrating variable speed pump controller and adjustable frequency drive, Model 502 provides control of up to 4 parallel pumps. It includes 4 analog inputs for combination of zone sensors, flow sensors, and suction sensors. Equipped with plain English diagnostic display, unit offers local and remote start/stop capability and RS-485 communications. Customized algorithms handle range of pumping...

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