Why do you need VFD cables?
Here are some of the responses I hear when I ask what customers are using to connect a Variable Frequency Drive (PowerFlex 525, 40,70, 700, 755) to a motor:
- We use THHN in pipe, or
- We use shielded tray cable, or
- We use a motor supply cable... when connecting a VFD to a motor.
There are many reasons why I do not recommend using any of the above, and instead recommend Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) cables, this includes: