Kinetix 5100 servo drive from Rockwell Automation Supports Device-Level Ring Topologies
Servo Motor Controllers and Drives

Kinetix 5100 servo drive from Rockwell Automation Supports Device-Level Ring Topologies

Can be used with Micro800 controller or Logix controller, allowing OEMs to choose how the product best functions in their applications. Offers built-in safe torque off option that users can remove motor torque without removing power, allowing a machine to restart faster after it has reached a safe state. OEMs can create a motorized, or automated, system that can help speed up changeovers.

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New ACR7000 Controllers from Parker are Ideal for Tabletop and Laboratory Style Instruments
Miscellaneous Controllers

New ACR7000 Controllers from Parker are Ideal for Tabletop and Laboratory Style Instruments

Offers ethernet communications, RJ-45 Connection, selectable micro-stepping resolution up to 51,200 steps/rev and four micro-stepping drives with up to 4Amps for each motor. Includes 800MHz ARM Cortex A8 processor, 24VDC motor input power and four encoder inputs. Features Parker Motion Manager (PMM) software development tool that has ACR-View and years of user feedback.

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VFD Technology Replaces Inefficient Start/Stop Pump Control System to Ensure Clean Water Supply
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

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
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

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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