Invertek "Drives" a Hole in One at Italian Golf Course
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Invertek "Drives" a Hole in One at Italian Golf Course

An Italian golf course has greater control irrigating its greens, thanks to the introduction of Invertek Drives variable frequency drive (VFD) technology, cutting water usage and reducing energy costs as a result. Golf Club Lignano at Lignano Sabbiadoro (www.golflignano.it) had a single 110kW pump and 110kW drive controlling its underground irrigation system serving the 72 hectare, 18-hole...

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Latest EDD-3701x EtherCAT Motor Controlling Drives have Multiple Digital and Analog Outputs
Motor Controllers and Drives

Latest EDD-3701x EtherCAT Motor Controlling Drives have Multiple Digital and Analog Outputs

EDD-3701x EtherCAT Drives are control brushed, brushless, steppers, and microstepping motors. Units come with 8 digital inputs, 4 digital outputs, 2 analog inputs, and 2 analog outputs. The drives can be configured via EDD-3701x’s USB port using GDK software with the help of its configuration tool process. Units come in a 3.9 x 5.0 x 1.5 in. form factor and can be operated in Cyclic Synchronous...

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New VACON 3000 Drive Comes with Simplified Pre-Charge Unit Design
AC Motor Controllers and Drives

New VACON 3000 Drive Comes with Simplified Pre-Charge Unit Design

VACON® 3000 Drive is designed to medium-voltage applications between 3300 and 4160 V. Unit is offered with front-end configuration options such as diode front-end-based 12-pulse configuration and an active front end (AFE) option. VACON® 3000 is available with passive components such as LC filters for AFE variants, DC chokes for 12-pulse variants and output du/dt filters. The drive is offered...

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Applied Motion Launches STR Series Stepper Drives with Advanced Microstepping Performance
Stepper Motor Controllers and Drives

Applied Motion Launches STR Series Stepper Drives with Advanced Microstepping Performance

STR Series Stepper Drives are offered in STRAC2 and STRAC8 models and a current of up to 2.2 A/phase and 0 A/phase respectively. Units are operated on 90 to 240 VAC input voltage supply and are suitable for applications ranging from motion control to basic step and direction. Units feature microsteps of 25,000 steps/rev with 1.8° step motor (1/125 step). The drives allow user to set parameters...

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Motor Controllers and Drives

TowerJazz and active-semi® Announce the Ramp to Production of a Motor Driver IC on 200V SOI Technology

MIGDAL HAEMEK, Israel and DALLAS, Texas, March 19, 2018 - TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader, today announced the ramp to production of active-semi®'s high-voltage integrated motor controller and driver PAC5232, using TowerJazz's 200V power SOI technology (TS18SOI), addressing the emerging markets of battery-operated power and garden tools. The TS18SOI process offers a...

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STAC6-Q-H Stepper Drive is designed for use in hazardous locations.
Stepper Motor Controllers and Drives

STAC6-Q-H Stepper Drive is designed for use in hazardous locations.

STAC6-Q-H Stepper Drive is suitable for oil, gas, paint, and printing industries where flammable gases, vapors or liquids exist. Unit’s anti-resonance algorithm provides optimal torque with microstepping of 51,200 steps/rev. STAC6-Q-H is powered by single-phase 120 VAC and offers nominal 160 VDC internal bus. Drive features encoder feedback option and can run stored programs created with Q...

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Custom, Extreme Ambient Condition Motors, Drives and Hoists
Motor Controllers and Drives

Custom, Extreme Ambient Condition Motors, Drives and Hoists

ABM Drives has vast experience in developing and producing gearmotor systems for demanding applications, such as dockside crane hoists, trolley and bridge drives They are engineered for many years of severe duty cycles that demand minimum maintenance and need to meet the toughest requirements for reliability and durability. ABM hoist drives are designed for decades of exposure to extreme ambient...

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Sinamics S210 Servo Drive System enables easier motion control for machine builders.
Servo Motor Controllers and Drives

Sinamics S210 Servo Drive System enables easier motion control for machine builders.

The Sinamics S210 Servo Drive System is offered in 50-750 watts and designed for use with Simotics S-1FK2 motors using a one cable connection. The Sinamics S210 features extended motion control and enables rapid engineering through motion technology in Simatic S7-1500 controllers.  Other features include one-button tuning and integrated safety functions. Applications include packaging, handling,...

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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life
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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life

For the ultimate in heat transfer fluid performance, Paratherm offers HR Heat Transfer Fluid that is engineered specifically for closed loop liquid phase heating. When it comes to characteristics such as thermal stability and fluid degradation, Paratherm HR leads the industry in value and performance. See our video to learn how Paratherm is raising the bar for heat transfer fluids.

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