Our SMC™-3 Soft Starters are available with a current range from 3...480 A. They feature compact, true three-phase control in a cost-effective package. They include overload protection, integral bypass, and motor and system diagnostics.
When deciding whether to choose a soft starter or an AC drive for a particular application, the things that are important are—“Application, Application, Application!” For more on the differences between soft starters and AC drives, read our blog Why Are Drives Easier to Apply Than Soft Starters?
This product is designed for many applications that include compressors, chillers, pumps, conveyors, and crushers.