VACON® 100 FLOW drive

Global AC drive manufacturer Vacon is launching its new AC drive at stand 1-420 at the electric automation fair SPS IPC Drives 2012 in Nuremberg, Germany on 27 November 2012.

The drive offers flow control for water & wastewater and building automation applications.

The Vacon 100 FLOW is the newest member of Vacon’s third-generation VACON 100 product family. The drive combines the core design of Vacon 100 and offers features such as Multimaster and Multifollower for controlling multiple pumps simultaneously.

This AC drive comes with a fully graphical multilingual display, configuration wizards to assist in the setup of the drive, and intuitive built-in block programming functions which allow the AC drive to be tailored for special needs, such as use in retrofit installations.

System integration is made possible with on-board Ethernet-based communication protocols such as EtherNet/IP, Profinet IO and Modbus TCP,a Safe Torque Off(STO) function and ATEX-certified motor over-temperature protection.

The Vacon 100 FLOW is available in the power range of 0.55 kW to 160 kW (0.75 hp to 250 hp) and in a voltage range of 230 V to 500 V.