AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Rockwell Automation Expands Motor Control Offerings for Wash-Down Applications
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Rockwell Automation Expands Motor Control Offerings for Wash-Down Applications

Rated NEMA/UL Type 4X/12 (IP66/54), new Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 40 AC drive and ArmorStart NEMA 4X are ideal for harsh environments, including food and beverage industry MILWAUKEE, Dec.13, 2007 - Manufacturers seeking networked motor control solutions for wash-down environments now have several options from Rockwell Automation. The Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 40 AC drive and the ArmorStart product...

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Variable Frequency Drive maintains constant pressure.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Variable Frequency Drive maintains constant pressure.

Suited for variable speed pumping applications, H2O Drive(TM) VFD is available from 5-150 hp at 200-230 V and 5-500 hp at 380-480 V. Integrated Advanced Pumping Software will read discharge pressure and adjust pump speed to maintain constant output pressure without need for PLC or separate controller. Supplied in NEMA 1 enclosure with pressure transducer, standard unit can be customized for...

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Three-Phase AC Motor Drives are Ethernet-compatible.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Three-Phase AC Motor Drives are Ethernet-compatible.

Offered in versions rated for continuous outputs from 21.5-33.5 A, MotiFlex e100 is compatible with Ethernet Powerlink protocol and suited for heavy-duty applications such as printing, papermaking, textiles, plastics, and steel production. Modular units, used in centralized control and distributed intelligent drive scenarios, feature Ethernet hub that enables systems to be built via...

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Micro-Inverter optimizes production control, management.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Micro-Inverter optimizes production control, management.

Built with hybrid heat sink design, V1000 adjustable frequency drive allows for side-by-side mounting capability that lets multiple 3 x 6 in. drives be monitored/maintained from one enclosure. Product offers variable horsepower (1/8-25 hp) and torque as well as 2 msec scan cycle. Software and download abilities let users fully control all aspects of drive functionality. Removable terminal board...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Modular AC Drives offer ratings through 600 hp.

Ranging from 380-690 Vac, Series AC890PX is based on single power frame with pluggable power modules. Enclosure measures 79 x 20 x 24 in. and is pre-wired with disconnect switch, fuses, harmonic-reducing input line reactor, and dynamic braking with resistor. Communicating with all industrial protocols, drives can run induction motors, torque motors, and permanent magnet servo motors in control...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

General Purpose Drives include fast-configuration utility.

Available in R1-R6 frame sizes, ACS550 drives can be configured via FlashDrop tool that facilitates parameter selection and setting. Included assistants further promote control panel and drive functionality by addressing PID, RTC, maintenance, diagnostics, start-up, serial communications, and parameter optimization. Rated from 0.75-100 hp @ 240 Vac, 1-550 hp @ 480 Vac; and 1.5-150 hp @ 600 Vac,...

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Variable Frequency Drive offers remote operation.
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Variable Frequency Drive offers remote operation.

With Model E700, 200% motor torque is possible at 0.5 Hz, giving open loop speed range of 120:1. Dedicated USB port allows direct set-up and diagnostics via PC, while 100 kA fault-withstand rating facilitates panel construction. Analog and pulse train inputs/outputs provide pinpoint master/slave control. Featuring built-in operating keypad and display, self-contained, RoHS compliant unit still...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

New X5 Ultraflex AC Drive from TB Wood's

Enhanced features and reliable performance August 17, 2007 - Chambersburg, PA - TB Wood's Incorporated, an Altra Industrial Motion Company, announces the availability of the new X5 UltraFlex AC Drive for advanced performance in demanding applications. The new X5 UltraFlex AC Drive from TB Wood's augments its offering of enclosed variable speed AC drive products. Easy to setup and maintain, the X5...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Machine and System Designs Easy to Expand via ABB's Extension of the ACS350 General Machinery Drive to 15 Horsepower

(15 HP, 480V drives provide very fast machine building and assembly times) NEW BERLIN, WI, July 18, 2007 . . . ABB's ACS350 general machinery drives are designed and built to make it extremely easy for volume machine builders to increase average throughput time via an average two-second programming time per unit. ABB has just extended ratings of the drives to 15 HP, at 480 volts. The units are...

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