PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage AC Drives

Our PowerFlex® 7000 Medium Voltage AC Drives are air-cooled or liquid-cooled drives that are available in a broad power range of 200…34000 Hp and supply voltages of 2400…6600V AC. These general-purpose, stand-alone drives control speed, torque, direction, starting, and stopping of standard asynchronous or synchronous AC motors.

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  • Broad range of 200…34,000 Hp (150 kW to 25,400 kW)
  • Offers optional digital sensorless control, direct vector control or full vector control with tachometer feedback
  • Provides DPI™ communication interface
  • Offers optional interfaces for RI/O DeviceNet™, ControlNet™, Ethernet, Profibus, Modbus©, Modbus Plus, Interbus™, LonWorks®, CanOpen, RS485 HVAC, RS485 DF1, RS232 DF1, RS232 C
  • Includes integral multi-language operator interface terminal
  • Offers Direct-to-Drive™, AFE rectifier, and 18-pulse rectifier configuration
  • Provides soft starting and variable speed control for high power applications
  • Delivers virtually perfect current and voltage waveforms allowing use of standard motors
  • Includes PowerCage™ inverter and rectifier modules which allow SGCT replacement in under ten minutes
  • Configuration and programming via integral LCD keypad, DriveTools™ SP software, or Drive Explorer™ software
  • Offers Premier Integration with PowerFlex® AC drives which uses the Logix control platform to simplify parameter and tag programming and reduces development time
  • Reduces arc flash hazards with ArcShield™ technology

Air-cooled 200…8000 Hp drives

  • 200…5500 Hp
  • Simple but rugged, minimum component count, optimum reliability

Liquid-cooled drives

  • 3000…8500 Hp
  • Drastically reduces control room air conditioning costs by removing 90% of the heat via a heat exchanger
  • Supports higher elevations and ambient temperatures than air-cooled drives

Extended Hp Drives

  • Up to 34,000 Hp
  • Modular system lets you add drives—up to four drive modules in one system—until the drive power matches the application requirements
  • Suitable for hot back-up applications with an option for control redundancy
  • Uses a hub module and ControlLogix™ processors to coordinate the modular drive system
  • Our industry expertise helps deliver complete Drive System Solutions that maximize production and minimize risk.
  • Learn how the information from our portfolio of Intelligent Motor Control can position you to make better operating decisions, improve system performance, and gain operation efficiencies.
  • Our Integrated Architecture Solutions provide the foundation to drive plantwide optimization efficiently and effectively, enabling you to respond competitively to the economy and changes in consumer demand.
  • Our Connected Component Solutions offer a simple, cost effective micro-automation solution for builders of small, standalone machines.

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    • Premier integration of Studio 5000 Logix Designer and PowerFlex® Drives
      • Reduces drive system development time by as much as 70%
      • Allows you to configure controller and drive network connections at the same time
      • Allows you to dynamically select drive parameters transmitted as network I/O
      • Offers continued use of Drive Tools™ SP software via import and export functionality
      • Includes built-in drive diagnostic, fault, alarm, and event information
      • Provides one package to configure your entire Logix system
      • Offers integrated drive profiles that reduce system development time


    Resource Publication Number Language
    PowerFlex Medium Voltage AC Drives Brochure PFLEX-BR010
    Medium Voltage Solutions for Marine Applications Brochure MARINE-BR003
    PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage Drives Safety Brochure 7000-BR002
    PowerFlex Medium Voltage Selection Guide PFLEX-SG003
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive Medium Voltage AC Drive Technical Data 7000-TD002
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive with Direct-to-Drive Technology Re-installing a Common Mode Chokes 7000-IN003
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive B Frame Installation Instructions 7000-IN007
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive Transportation and Handling Procedures 7000-IN008
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive A Frame User Manual 7000A-UM200
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive B Frame User Manual 7000-UM202
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive C Frame User Manual 7000L-UM303
    PowerFlex 7000 Series Safe Torque Off User Manual 7000-UM203
    PowerFlex 7000 HMI Offering User Manual 7000-UM201
    PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage AC Variable Frequency Drive - 18-Pulse, Air-Cooled Procurement Specifications 7000-SR004
    PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage AC Variable Frequency Drive - AFE, Air-Cooled Procurement Specifications 7000-SR005
    PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage AC Drives Troubleshooting Guide 7000-TG002