VFD68Bxx or VFD68Cxx Variable Frequency Drive (230 or 460 VAC) technical specifications - PENN Controls - VFD68Bxx - VFD68Cxx - Three‐Phase Motor Speed Controller - VFD68 Three‐Phase Variable Frequency Drive

VFD68 Variable Frequency Drives (230 or 460 VAC) Installation Guide

Brand
PENN Controls
Product name
VFD68 Three‐Phase Variable Frequency Drive
Document type
Installation Guide
Part number
24-7664-3108
Document revision
F
Revision date
2019-08-16
Language
English
Table 1. VFD68Bxx or VFD68Cxx Variable Frequency Drive (230 or 460 VAC) technical specifications
Specification Description
Input Power Voltage/Frequency 230 VAC, 50 HZ (208/230 VAC, 60 Hz);

400 VAC, 50 Hz (460 VAC, 60 Hz);

Continuous Duty

Output Voltage/Frequency 230 VAC, 50 HZ (208/230 VAC, 60 Hz);

400 VAC, 50 Hz (460 VAC, 60 Hz);

Continuous Duty

Input Devices Johnson Controls/PENN® P499 Electronic Pressure Transducers
PWM Carrier Frequency Adjustable 0.7 to 15 kHz
Motor Requirements Three-phase NEMA Design B motors required; Inverter-rated motors recommended
Overload Capacity 150% of ampere rating for 1 minute
Start/Stop Use STF input to start or stop the motor
Ambient Conditions Storage: -40 to 65ºC (-40 to 149ºF), 0 to 95% RH Non-condensing
Operating: -40 to 50ºC (-40 to 122ºF), 0 to 95% RH Non-condensing
Altitude: 1,000 m (3,300 ft) Maximum without derating
Enclosures

UL Type 1 (NEMA) Fan Cooled

(230 VAC 1 hp and lower models do not have a fan)

Maximum High Voltage Wire Length Up to 100 m (328 ft) between the VFD68 Drive and the motor (using the appropriate wire gauge)
Compliance North America: cULus Listed, UL 508C, CSA-C22.2 No. 14, File E244421; Industry Canada (IC) Compliant to Canadian ICES-003, Class B limits. 1

Europe: CE Mark - Johnson Controls declares that this product is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of the Low Voltage Directive and the EMC Directive when an EMC-compliant line filter is attached to the power supply.1

 

Australia: Regulatory Compliance Mark (RCM)

Dimensions

(H x W x D)

Minimum: 128 x 68 x 81 mm (5 x 2-11/16 x 3-3/16 in.)

Maximum: 150 x 140 x 136 mm (5-15/16 x 5-1/2 x 5-5/16 in.)

Shipping Weight 230 VAC ± 10% Production Models:

VFD68BBB, VFD68BCB: 0.5 kg (1.1 lb)

VFD68BDC: 0.8 kg (1.8 lb)

VFD68BFD: 1.0 kg (2.2 lb)

VFD68BGG, VFD68BHG: 1.4 kg (3.1 lb)

VFD68BJK: 1.8 kg (4.0 lb)

VFD68BKL, VFD68BLL: 3.6 kg (8.0 lb)

VFD68BMP, VFD68BNP: 6.5 kg (14.3 lb)

460 VAC ± 10% Production Models:

VFD68CDF, VFD68CFF: 1.3 kg (2.9 lb)

VFD68CGG: 1.4 kg (3.1 lb)

VFD68CHH, VFD68CJJ: 1.5 kg (3.3 lb)

VFD68CKL, VFD68CLL: 3.3 kg (7.3 lb)

VFD68CMP, VFD68CNP: 6.5 kg (14.3 lb)

1 For more information, refer to Appendix 5: EMC Line Filter Selection Chart in the VFD68 Variable Frequency Drive Technical Bulletin (Part No. 24-7664-3051).