ABB now offers original equipment manufacturers and systems integrators the most compact and slimmest motor drive in the company's extensive component drive range. The new model ACS55 variable-frequency drive features a small horsepower rating from 0.25 to 3 hp. This component drive is designed as an entry-level product for new users, and is aimed at applications like material handling, conveyors, packaging machines, gate control, pumps, fans, powered roof ventilators, and heat exchangers.
The new drives are easy to install and offer a host of features, including a descriptive interface, a removable mounting clip, and a new optional feature called the DriveConfig kit. The descriptive interface allows basic parameters to be set up using DIP switches and potentiometers. This provides for a fast setup and easy configuration. The removable mounting clip allows DIN-rail and wall mounting from the rear and side of the unit. Three widths are available depending on the power rating?1.77 inches, 2.66 inches, and 2.77 inches.
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