Video Series :: SMVector | What is a Variable Frequency (Speed) Drive (VFD)?

In this video we give you a simplified answer to the question “What is a Variable Frequency Drive”

In the video we use anAC Tech SMVector series drive for an example.Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) are electronic devices used to control the speed of an Alternating Current Motor (AC Motor).

Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) are also commonly known as adjustable frequency drives, adjustable speed drives, AC drives and inverters.Variable Frequency Drives have a wide range of application use and operate as load controls within these applications that may accomplish up to a 50% reduction in energy cost.

Thanks for viewing and remember that we sell and service bothVFDs and electric motors. You can always call us with any questions at 574-256-1000 or check out our website for product manuals, frequently asked questions and our Ebay Store.