Variable frequency drives (VFDs) have revolutionized the way motors operate, enabling greater control and efficiency. However, standard power cables are not designed to handle the unique electrical characteristics and stress placed on the cables by VFDs. Over time, this can lead to premature failure of the motor or drive, resulting in costly replacements and downtime.
As VFD’s become exponentially popular, it’s important to consider the long-term costs of maintenance and replacement cost of motors, drives, and cable systems when selecting a variable frequency drive system. Luckily, Service Wire has developed a comprehensive solution with their ServiceDrive VFD system that can help reduce these costs while increasing overall performance. For a small initial investment into a better quality product, the long term savings are astronomical for the end customer.
One of the unique features of the ServiceDrive VFD system is the patented connectors and termination kits. These components help protect the drive and motor from stray currents, which can cause costly damage and decrease the lifespan of the equipment. By preventing stray currents, the ServiceDrive VFD system can increase the overall performance of the equipment, while reducing the need for maintenance and replacement of costly motors, bearings, and drives.
Additionally, the ServiceDrive VFD system is designed to provide maximum efficiency and energy savings. By reducing energy consumption, the system can help cut down on energy costs and increase sustainability. This is achieved through the use of high-quality components and advanced engineering, which ensures the system operates at peak performance.
Service Wire marries the benefits of the connectors and termination kits with the highest quality VFD cables. Here are just a few of the benefits:
- Enhanced insulation: ServiceDrive VFD Cable features thicker insulation that is specially formulated to handle the high voltage spikes and electrical noise generated by VFDs. This reduces the risk of voltage breakdown and electrical interference that can damage the motor or drive, leading to premature failure.
- Superior shielding: ServiceDrive VFD Cable is equipped with multiple layers of shielding that protect against electromagnetic interference (EMI) and radio frequency interference (RFI). This helps to ensure reliable signal transmission and reduces the risk of electrical noise interfering with other equipment in the vicinity.
- Durability: ServiceDrive VFD Cable is engineered to withstand the mechanical stress placed on cables by VFDs. Its specially designed insulation resists abrasion and tearing, while its multiple layers of shielding provide additional protection against damage from external sources.
- Longevity: By reducing the risk of motor or drive failure, ServiceDrive VFD Cable helps to extend the lifespan of your equipment, minimizing the need for costly replacements and downtime.
In terms of installation and maintenance, the ServiceDrive VFD system is designed to be user-friendly and efficient. The system includes pre-terminated and tested cable assemblies, which helps reduce installation time and errors. This ensures that the system is installed correctly the first time, reducing the need for maintenance and replacement in the future.
ServiceDrive VFD System is amongst the best investments any installer or customer utilizing VFD’s can make. you can be confident that your VFDs will operate reliably and efficiently for years to come.
To learn more – get a deep dive, self paced VFD training course on Service Wire Academy, learn more on Service Wire’s website, or contact your Biben Sales Associate in Eastern PA, Southern NJ, or DE for more information and a hands on demo.