SAF has tremendous knowledge of DC drives and superior application experience to handle all your needs. These capabilities permit us to design the most complicated DC drive systems whether it is a single drive or a multi-drive coordinated arrangement.
Our team has experience with systems ranging from small horsepower to 1000’s of hp, multi-pulse low harmonic systems, series motor control and MG set field supply upgrades or replacements. Developing a migration path for obsolete drives and other components is one of our specialties. These strengths and stellar customer service set us apart from the others.
SAF’S DC DRIVES
SAF’s first generation drives, DC6 and DC12, are still running and supported with replacement parts readily available. That same philosophy has been adapted to all of SAF’s products including the next generation DD306 and DD312. This DC drive suite offers one of the industries longest supported drive products on the market.
DD306/312 DC DRIVES
The DD306/312 series DC drives offer a 2 quadrant and 4 quadrant armature package. This 3 phase drive has been used up to 750VDC and 1800A in a 6 pulse configuration with larger currents available in 12 pulse configurations. This DC drive paired with SAF’s FS2/4 field regulator provides a reliable and supportable DC package for years to come.
When connected to a SAFphire controller, SAF’s DC drives offers the customer an array of communication protocols for valuable data collection and remote troubleshooting capabilities, reducing downtime.
- Backwards compatibility of control cards and other components
- Ease of troubleshooting and service
- Cell state design for optimal drive response
- High performance current loop with adaptive gain
- Isolated armature voltage and armature current feedback
- Flexible designs and profiles
- Available in 6 and 12 pulse configurations
- Can be configured as a field package, magnet controller, etc
- Complete range of field regulators for DC motor field and brakes
DC DRIVE PACKAGES
SAF offers various vendors’ DC drives typically packaged on a back plate or in an enclosure with ancillary components. Some operations like to standardize on particular manufacturers for their facility for various reasons. Or if there is no preference, SAF has the technical background and expertise to select a drive that suits the Customer’s needs and application. SAF is your single source for engineering, manufacturing and support.
250 VDC Solutions
DC Series Motor Control
Synchronous Motor Starters
MG Set Field Control or Replacement
12 or 18 Pulse Drive Solutions
Regenerative Absorption Systems
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