Understanding Variable Frequency Drives Quick Reference Guide

Understanding Variable Frequency Drives

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Understanding Variable Frequency Drives

The Variable Frequency Drives Quick Reference Guide from TPC Training includes diagrams, charts, and safety procedures that are essential while working with different Variable Frequency Drives. This 6-page 8.5'' x 11'' laminated reference guide is well-designed and delivers important information at a glance and is ideal for technicians training to work with and troubleshoot Variable Frequency Drives.

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This Reference Guide Outlines:

  • Variable Frequency Drive (VFD)
  • Rules of Electricity
  • Reasons for VFDs
  • Drives Fault Codes
  • NEMA Design Types
  • Types of Torque
  • Breakers and Fuses
  • AC Motor Data
  • De-Rating for Temperature and Altitude
  • Three Phase AC Motor Wiring
  • General Motor Rules
  • Selecting VFD Motor Wiring
  • AR Clothing Layering and PPE
  • Electric Meters for VFD
  • Common VFD Terminology
  • Optional Preventative Solutions
  • Typical VFD Applications
  • Pump Performance Curves
  • VFD Failures
  • Common Motor Failure
  • Flash/ Shock Boundaries and PPE
  • Minimum Working Clearances
  • Current vs. Sensation Results
  • Meter Categories
  • Establishing Electrically Safe Work Conditions - LOTO
  • Insulated-Gate Bipolar Transistor
  • Troubleshooting Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs)



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