Danfoss VLT Automation Drive

The Danfoss VLT® FC 302 Automation Drive

Danfoss VLT® FC300 series Automation Drive is dedicated to industrial automation applications such as industrial machines and production lines.

The VLT® Automation Drive represents a single drive concept that controls the entire range of operations from ordinary to servo like applications on any machine or production line.The modular open-technology platform, on which the VLT® AutomationDrive is built, makes it exceptionally adaptable and programmable.
The VLT® FC300 AutomationDrive series offers intelligent plug-and-play technology and unmatched reliability making drive operation pure childs play.

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The VLT® Automation Drive comes with the following features and benefits specific for industrial applications.
  • Enclosures IP20 to IP66
  • Up to 160% constant starting torque
  • Automatic Motor Adaptation, AMA
  • Automatic Energy Optimization
  • Energy monitoring
  • SmartStart
  • Quick Menu
  • Free programmable infos, warnings and alerts
  • Quick Menu
  • Motor Alternation
  • Initial/Final Ramp
  • Safety Option – Safe Stop category 3 installations according to EN 954-1 (Standard)
  • Designed to support Synchronizes and positioning options
Mains supply (L1, L2, L3)
  • Supply voltage: 200 – 240 V ±10%, FC 301: 380 – 480 V ±10%, FC 302: 380 – 500 V ±10%, 525 – 600 V ±10%, 525 – 690 V ±10%
  • Supply frequency 50/60 Hz
  • True Power Factor (λ) 0.92 nominal at rated load
  • Displacement Power Factor (cos φ) near unity (> 0.98)
  • Switching on input supply L1, L2, L3 Maximum 2 times/min.
  • Output data (U, V, W)
  • Output voltage 0–100% of supply voltage
  • Output frequency: FC 301: 0.2 – 1000 Hz (0.25 – 75 kW) / FC 302: 0 – 1000 Hz (0.25 – 75 kW), 0 – 800 Hz (90 – 1200 kW), 0 – 300 Hz (Flux mode)
  • Switching on output Unlimited
  • Ramp times 1–3600 sec.
  • Note: 160% current can be provided for 1 minute. Higher overload rating is achieved by oversizing the drive.
  • Digital inputs
  • Programmable digital inputs FC 301: 4 (5) / FC 302: 4 (6)
  • Logic PNP or NPN
  • Voltage level 0–24 VDC
  • Note: One/two digital inputs can be programmed as digital output for FC 301/FC 302.
  • Analogue input
  • Analogue inputs 2
  • Modes Voltage or current
  • Voltage level – FC 301: 0 to +10 V, FC 302: -10 to +10 V (scaleable)
  • Current level 0/4 to 20 mA (scaleable)
  • Pulse/encoder inputs
  • Programmable pulse/encoder inputs FC 301: 1 / FC 302: 2
  • Voltage level 0 – 24 V DC (PNP positive logic)
  • Digital output*
  • Programmable digital/pulse outputs FC 301: 1 / FC 302: 2
  • Voltage level at digital/frequency output 0 – 24 V
  • Analogue output*
  • Programmable analogue outputs 1
  • Current range 0/4–20 mA
  • Relay outputs*
  • Programmable relay outputs FC 301: 1 / FC 302: 2
  • Cable lengths
  • Max. motor cable lengths
  • FC 301: 50 m / FC 302: 150 (screened/armoured)
  • FC 301: 75 m / FC 302: 300 m (unscreened/unarmoured)
    • *More analogue and digital outputs can be added by options