Miscellaneous Starters

BorgWarner Drives European Car of the Year 2009

All Seven Finalists Benefit from Improved Fuel Economy, Reduced Emissions and Better Performance Provided by BorgWarner Technology AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 24 -- Leading global powertrain supplier BorgWarner powers the European Car of the Year 2009 - the Opel/Vauxhall Insignia - as well as all seven finalists in the international competition. From its industry-leading turbo and dual clutch...

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Motor Starters

Motor Starter Module ranges from .08 to 20 hp.

Utilizing SWIRE technology, Model BL20 provides daisy-chain connection from single I/O slice to each motor starter via ribbon cable, enabling up to 48 motor starters to be controlled on single fieldbus node. Motor starters can be mounted on separate DIN-rails within same panel. Consisting of gateway, base modules, and electronic modules, BL20 is suited for use on DeviceNet(TM), PROFIBUS®,...

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Motor Starters

Fuseless Motor Starters utilize weld-free technology.

Combining circuit breaker, contactor, and electronic overload relay functionalities, SIRIUS 3RA6 Compact Starter series can be used in all applications where 3-phase motors up to 32 A (~15 kW/400 V) require direct-on-line start. Design minimizes space required to house starters within units and also helps shorten wiring timescales. Also included, remaining life time main contact monitoring...

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Soft Starter facilitates energy efficient induction motor operation.
Motor Starters

Soft Starter facilitates energy efficient induction motor operation.

Based on DSP control, WEG SSW07 soft starter provides both low inertia start and high breakaway torque load start, and limits initial voltage drop while avoiding high current spikes or inrush current. Built-in bypass minimizes power losses and heat dissipation in thyristors and operates at ambient temperatures up to 55°C without down grading or current reduction. With 1.3-5 kg weight, unit...

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Fixed Capacitors

Valeo and Maxwell Technologies Agree to Collaboratively Develop Ultracapacitor-Based Energy Storage System for Hybrid Autos

StARS System Combines Stop-Start and Regenerative Braking to Reduce Fuel Consumption and Emissions SAN DIEGO, July 9 / -- Maxwell Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) announced today that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Valeo, a leading Tier 1 supplier to automakers worldwide, covering a development collaboration to incorporate Maxwell's BOOSTCAP® ultracapacitors in...

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Motion Controller Kits target OEMs.
Motor Starters

Motion Controller Kits target OEMs.

Offering PowerBrick power circuit technology, 15 kV Allen-Bradley Bulletin 1503E medium voltage SMC Flex OEM component kits suit OEMs and power intergrators using motors from 10-14.4 kV at 200 and 400 A ratings. Fiber optic multiplexer board accommodates gate drive signals for up to 36 silicone controlled rectifiers and kits also include voltage feedback system. They limit starting torque and...

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Softstarters communicate in multiple fieldbus protocols.
Motor Starters

Softstarters communicate in multiple fieldbus protocols.

Incorporating FieldBusPlug communication system, PSR Series Softstarters are available in 3 sizes with widths from 1.77-2.13 in., covering rated currents from 3-45 A, up to 600 Vac, and with control voltages of 24 Vdc or 100-240 Vac. Devices include integrated by-pass, marked front panel with knob adjustments for 3 operational settings, and marked connection terminals. Cooling fan can be attached...

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Mini Soft Starts provide starting and stopping control.
Motor Starters

Mini Soft Starts provide starting and stopping control.

Available in torque limiting, low power, and high power models, Altistart(TM) 01 Soft Starts meet needs of fractional and low horsepower single-phase and 3-phase asynchronous motors, from Â-¼-75 hp at 110-575 V. They can be used with most any motor starter and offer alternative to low horsepower, electromechanical reduced voltage starters. Installation offers option of DIN rail or panel...

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Motor Starter features solid state protection.
Motor Starters

Motor Starter features solid state protection.

Operating up to 20 hp at 480 Vac, TeSys® U-Line LUS Motor Starter combines power and control functions with modular structure for design flexibility. Self-diagnosis capabilities provide direct access to motor starter information, such as pre-alarm, motor data display, remote reset, differentiated error display, and memorization of last 5 errors. Motor current and control voltage are...

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Motor Controllers come in 45 and 90 mm wide sizes.
Motor Starters

Motor Controllers come in 45 and 90 mm wide sizes.

Offering motor control capacity ranging from 1.5 hp at 220 Vac to 40 hp at 600 Vac, RSHR MIDI Series, and RSHR and RSHP Flexy POWER Series soft start/stop motor controllers enable starting and stopping of 3-phase asynchronous motors with 3-wire connection. Providing up to 275 starts/hr, 45 mm wide RSHR MIDI Series controls motors up to 18 A, while 90 mm wide RSHR and RSHP Flexy POWER Series...

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