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VFD68 Variable Frequency Drives Technical Bulletin

Brand
PENN Controls
Product name
VFD68 Three‐Phase Variable Frequency Drive
Document type
Technical Bulletin
Part number
24-7664-3051
Document revision
C
Revision date
2019-08-09
Language
English
Important: When selecting the motor, do not exceed the maximum ampere rating of the VFD68 drive.

Motors used with the VFD68 drive must:

  • be AC induction three-phase motors that are UL Recognized and CSA Certified, or equivalent
  • be rated for: 230 VAC at 50/60 Hz; 460 VAC at 50/60 Hz; or 575 VAC at 60 Hz
  • have an Inverter Rating (460 VAC motors)
  • have Insulation Class F or better

The VFD68 drive is intended for use with variable speed motors that are rated for 40:1 operation.