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Freedom NEMA Motor Control

Eaton’s Freedom starters and contactors feature a compact, space-saving design, using state-of-the-art technology and the latest in high strength, impact and temperature resistant insulating materials. In addition to the bimetallic overload, Eaton also offers a series of electronic overload relay (C440) available as a standalone unit and assembled with Freedom contactor. These adjustable bimetallic ambient compensated contactors are designed for use with CE or CN non-reversing and reversing contactors. They have interchangeable heater packs and are available in four sizes for overload protection up to 900 hp, reducing the number of different contactor/overload relay combinations that have to be stocked. They also feature a full line of snap-on accessories common to both IEC and NEMA devices. To learn more about the Freedom NEMA starters and contractors, click here.

Enclosed NEMA Contactors & Starters

Eaton’s NEMA enclosed control line (ECN) utilizes the Freedom series of contactors and starters and provides you the ability to select the motor starting equipment that is specific to your needs. Freedom contactors and starters feature a compact, space-saving design, using state-of-the-art technology and the latest in high strength, impact and temperature resistant insulating materials. The product offering includes non-reversing, reversing and multi-speed contactors and starters, and are available as non-combination or combination.  Click here for more information on the enclosed NEMA contactors and starters.

XT IEC Contactors

Eaton’s XT IEC contactors are powerful, efficient and versatile, and can be combined with Eaton’s full range of electronic overload relays and bimetal relays. These devices stand out for their reduced power consumption, which makes them more energy efficient and also reduces the size of the power supply units. XT IEC contactors are suitable for global use and cover the entire output range, from mini contactor relays (up to 7 A) all the way to vacuum contactors (up to 3180 A). Click here for more information on the XT IEC contactors.

XTPE Electronic Manual Motor Protector

Eaton’s manual motor control offers ideal space-saving and cost-saving solutions as manual starters, manual motor disconnects, group motor installations and self-protected manual combination starters. Manual motor starters and protectors provide protection against low-level faults that fuses or circuit breakers on the branch circuit would ignore. In group motor installations more than one motor circuit is protected by a single branch circuit protective device (BCPD). To learn more about Eaton’s XTPE Electronic Motor Protection, click here.

AC Drives

Yaskawa GA500

1/8 – 40 HP – Yaskawa’s GA500 Industrial AC Microdrive is engineered to help you easily handle nearly any application. Sustainability, flexibility, and ease of use are all designed into the drive, helping you make complicated tasks simple. Offering intuitive interaction and world-class quality, the GA500 is the drive you can count on for constant, high quality performance. For more information on the GA500, click here.

Yaskawa GA800

3/4 – 600 HP – Yaskawa’s GA800 drive provides the ultimate combination of power, ease of use, flexibility, and performance. In addition to its exceptional torque production and precise control, you’ll enjoy effortless setup with GA800’s high-resolution display and connection to your favorite mobile device. Whether you need simple control, advanced network communications, or functional safety, look no further than GA800 for all your variable speed needs. Click here for more information on the GA800.

Danfoss VLT® AutomationDrive FC 301 / FC 302

The Danfoss VLT® AutomationDrive FC 301 / FC 302 is built on a flexible, modular design concept to provide versatile control. Its robust construction ensures maximum uptime. It comes equipped with a wide range of standard industry features, which can be expanded with ‘plug-and-play’ options. The user-friendly graphical control panel ensures the drive is easy to set up and operate saving commissioning and operating costs. Click here for more information on the VLT® AutomationDrive.

Danfoss VLT® AutomationDrive EZ FC 321

Designed for variable speed control of all asynchronous and permanent magnet motors, on any industrial machine or production line, the VLT® AutomationDrive EZ FC 321 helps you save energy, improve flexibility and optimize processes. The VLT® AutomationDrive EZ FC 321 is a proven performer in all industrial environments and grid voltages, including 690V. For more information on the VLT® AutomationDrive EZ FC 321, click here.

Eaton DG1

The DG1 general-purpose drives are part of Eaton’s next-generation PowerXL Series of adjustable frequency drives specifically engineered for today’s more demanding commercial and industrial applications. With an industry-leading energy efficiency algorithm and high short-circuit current rating and robust design, the DG1 offers customers increased efficiency, safety and reliability. For more information on Eaton’s DG1, click here.

Soft Starts

Eaton DS7 Soft Start Controller

Eaton’s DS7 easily fits in place of existing soft starters, wye-delta starters or across-the-line NEMA and IEC starters. The voltage ramp start method provides a voltage ramp to the motor for constant torque increase. Users set initial voltage values and the duration of the ramp to full voltage conditions. Soft Stop allows for a controlled stopping of load when a stop-time greater than the coast-to-stop time is desired; for high friction loads where a sudden stop may cause system damage. Click here for more information on Eaton’s DS7 soft starter.

Eaton S811+/S801+ Soft Starters

Eaton’s S811+/S801+ line of intelligent technologies soft starters is designed to be the smallest, most compact soft starter in the market today. With this small size, it can easily fit in place of existing soft starter designs, wye-delta starters or across-the-line NEMA and IEC starters. The S811/S811+ works with all motors from fractional horsepower up to motors requiring 1000 amps of steady state current. The built-in over-load (in ranges from 12 – 1000 amps) and run bypass contactor make installation and setup quick and easy. The overload also offers some advanced protective functions to give additional motor protection. With the pump control option, it is the number one soft starter available for pumping applications. For more information on the Eaton S811+/S801+ soft starters. click here.

Benshaw EMX4 Advanced Soft Starters

Benshaw EMX4 Series Advanced Soft Starters are smaller and more powerful than competing enclosed chassis, low voltage soft start solutions. EMX4 Series starters are also packed with a full array of ‘smart’ motor control and protection features making them well-suited for use in a wide range of low voltage motor control applications. Benshaw EMX4 Series soft starters were designed from the ground up to make your life easier, with an intuitive graphical display for simplified operation and an incredibly compact footprint for ease of installation. For more information on the Benshaw EMX4 Series, click here.

Benshaw CFMVRMX Series Medium Voltage Soft Starters

Benshaw’s CFMVRMX Series Soft Starter is a fully integrated, programmable family of Class E2 load break/combination solid state starters. This integrated design includes control and power electronics, bypass and isolation contactors that reduce maintenance and operating costs when compared to other methods. Click here for more information on Benshaw’s CFMVRMX series medium voltage soft starters.

EB Controls Custom Panels

EB Controls™ is a UL508A industrial control panel shop, and a division of ErieTec.

Whether you’re an OEM in need of high volume, repetitive control panels or looking for a custom design and build of a “one-off” panel, EB Controls ™ can create a production schedule to meet your deadline. As a fully authorized distributor of some of the leading electrical lines, EB Controls can also offer cost savings opportunities that can keep your project on budget—our competitive advantage becomes your competitive advantage. For more information on EB Controls customer control panels, click here.

Freedom Motor Control Centers

Eaton’s Freedom 2100 Motor Control Centers (MCCs) are intelligent MCCs that offer the safest and most effective method for grouping motor control and associated control, as well as industrial communications and distribution equipment. The Freedom 2100 MCCs are designed for safety, reliability and quality and are built to NEMA ICS 18 standards offering a safe, intelligent and versatile MCC. Click here for more information on Eaton’s Freedom Motor Control Centers.

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