Buckles-Smith Hosted Event
Variable Frequency Drives: Basics of Inverters
This basic 1/2-day Introduction to Variable Frequency Drives class is designed for those who need to use, implement, or purchase VFDs, and would like to learn more about what they are and how they work.
|8:30a - 12:00p||Basic Overview: AC Motor and VFD Theory
Design & Installation Considerations & Issues
Harmonics, wiring, and grounding
Basic Programming on PowerFlex 525 VFD
Basic Programming on PowerFlex 750 VFD
Basic Programming using ControlLogix Controller
|12:00p - 12:30p||Lunch|
|12:30p - 1:30p||Marathon Overview|
|1:30p - 3:00p||Optional Session: Hands-on Programming Labs|
Steve is an Allen-Bradley Product Specialist focusing on variable frequency drives, motor control centers, motion controls, and mechatronics. Steve started in industrial sales in 1990, with 20 years selling variable frequency drives! When he’s not answering several customer phone calls, he leads a local band named Blind to Reason. He is also an avid sports fan. Steve has traveled to multiple bowls and playoff games supporting his Oregon Ducks.