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IGBT BASED MEDIUM VOLTAGE SOFT STARTER

Up to 6.6kV, up to 8.5MVA (depending on load, higher ratings available)

The first of its kind IGBT based Medium Voltage Soft Starter

Optimized for applications that require a low starting current and/or a high starting torque

  • Provides full torque start
  • Starts at nominal motor current or lower
  • Enables motor starting from weak electrical networks
  • Reduces motor heat at start enabling use of standard motors
  • Reduces peak network demand

Saving costs, energy and space while meeting top performance requirements

  • More economical than a Medium Voltage VFD, yet provides similar soft start and soft stop features
  • Integrated bypass protects against energy loss during operation, optimizes energy efficiency and reduces operational costs
  • Streamlined design drastically reduces the footprint requirements

Technical Specifications

  • Input voltage - Up to 6.6kV 50/60Hz +10% -15
  • Power range - Up to 6.6kV, 8.5MVA
  • Mains starting current – 10% to 120% of motor rated current
  • Numerous number of starts
  • Starting torque - Up to 160% of motor rated torque
  • Internal synchronization system (bypass), from DriveStart to mains and back
  • Soft Start and Soft Stop
  • Multi-start capabilities
  • Electronic Potential Current Transformer (ECPT) voltage and current measurements via fiber optics
  • Integrated Data Logger and wave form capture for all major system signals including current and voltage for remote diagnostics and failure analysis

 

Categories: Medium Voltage Soft Starter, DriveStart, DriveStart Application

DriveStart Options

3M - Modbus
3P - Profibus
3D - DeviceNet
3A - Anybus
MSS - Multi soft stop/start
SDL - Solcon Data Logger

DriveStart Product Selection Information

Control Voltage: 
110VAC, 230VAC

Control Input Voltage: 
24VDC, 24VAC, 115VAC, 230VAC,
110VDC, 125VDC, 220VDC

Options: 
3M - Modbus
3P - Profibus
3D - DeviceNet
3A - Anybus
MSS - Multi motor soft-start/stop
SDL - Solcon Data Logger
 

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Depending on the application, other Solcon Products may be required for your project. Solcon delivers a complete line of medium voltage soft starters, low voltage soft starters, control products and motor protection

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