Simplified guide to energy saving with variable frequency drives

An introduction on how the installation of variable frequency drives saves significant sums of money when applied to fan and pump motors, and how you can convince your manager.  Let’s start with an analogy:   Imagine running a car at full throttle and controlling the speed by using the brakes.  In addition to the noise, […]

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Schneider Electric Altivar ATV12 replaces ATV11

  The ultra compact ATV 12 drive for simple machines is the smallest inverter in the Schneider Electric (Telemechanique) variable speed drive range and replaces the ATV 11.  User friendly features include:   -Quick start option requiring no adjustment from factory default settings -Intuitive programming navigation -Compact construction -Category 1 EMC filter -Local control on […]

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New Industrial PC (iPC) from Schneider extends Magelis HMI family

The Magelis Panel PC (iPC) range was developed specifically for demanding control applications, and is accredited by relevant certifications for automation products.  It offers a high degree of flexibility for industrial automation applications and integrates easily into new or existing installations   The system is also designed for low maintenance which can be optimised with […]

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