VFD

Liquid-cooled FR-A800-LC Reduces Enclosure Space and Makes Air Cooling Unnecessary

Liquid-cooled FR-A800-LC Reduces Enclosure Space and Makes Air Cooling Unnecessary

May 06, 2019
The FR-A800-LC Series of liquid-cooled Variable Frequency Drives (VFD), is designed for machine designers or end users that have restricted control system space or work in an application where air-cooling is difficult. When optimized, using an external liquid cooling system with the liquid-cooling enabled FR-A800-LC allows it to deliver rated power within a small equipment footprint.
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New Regenerative Converter Recycles Energy and Returns it to the Power Source

New Regenerative Converter Recycles Energy and Returns it to the Power Source

May 03, 2019
The FR-XC Series Multi-functional Regenerative Converter, offers considerable energy savings and system cost reductions as supplemental hardware for the FR Series of Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs). Geared towards end users in crane and material handling applications, the regenerated energy from one VFD in a lift application is used by another VFD to drive other motors in the system.
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Specialized Variable Frequency Drive Contains Integrated Functions for  Roll-to-Roll Applications

Specialized Variable Frequency Drive Contains Integrated Functions for Roll-to-Roll Applications

February 20, 2019
The FR-A800-R2R Series of Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) is ideal for end users and machine designers looking for an optimized control solution for continuous roll-to-roll processing. The drive builds on the performance and functionality of the standard FR-A800 Series VFD, with enhanced firmware engineered for unwinding and rewinding processes such as coating, laminating, slitting, drawing and extruding.
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New White Paper Provides Solutions to Complex Demands of Machine Design in Packaging Industry

New White Paper Provides Solutions to Complex Demands of Machine Design in Packaging Industry

December 03, 2018
This latest whitepaper, titled "Optimizing Innovation in Machine Design", was written to enlighten readers on how innovative solutions in machine design can lead to faster and more efficient machine program design in packaging machines.
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New Integrated Robotics White Paper Discusses Production Efficiencies for Packaging Industry

New Integrated Robotics White Paper Discusses Production Efficiencies for Packaging Industry

November 05, 2018
Integrated robotics in packaging machinery and production lines can result in significant productivity gains. Readers of this latest white paper will learn how the use of integrated robotics can improve packaging machines’ performance and demand response.
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Lowering Total Cost of Ownership and Maintenance of Packaging Machines - Whitepaper

Lowering Total Cost of Ownership and Maintenance of Packaging Machines - Whitepaper

October 11, 2018
This whitepaper, "Innovative Predictive Maintenance Capabilities for Packaging Operations", provides insights on data analysis and machine learning technologies that provide in-time communication to operators and managers regarding the quality of production and the availability and effectiveness of machines. The purpose of the paper is to provide readers with innovative solutions for lowering total cost of ownership and reduce unplanned maintenance of packaging machines.
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White Paper Provides Manufacturers with Insights About Smart Machines

White Paper Provides Manufacturers with Insights About Smart Machines

September 20, 2018
Mitsubishi Electric technologies' exceptional performance and insight ensure production is always optimized. By downloading our free whitepaper "5 Smart Machine Innovations and why you should care" you will gain insight into the innovations that have created a foundation for improving machine intelligence while offering the benefit of reshaping business models for enhanced revenue streams and cost containment.
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New iQ Monozukuri Andon Provides Simple, Cost-effective Visualization of Production Sites

New iQ Monozukuri Andon Provides Simple, Cost-effective Visualization of Production Sites

June 27, 2018
Mitsubishi Electric Automation is making it easy for small- to medium-sized factories to realize the benefits of an Andon system, with the introduction of iQ Monozukuri Andon. The simple, cost-effective Andon package facilitates visualization of production sites using Mitsubishi Electric’s GOT2000 graphic operation terminal and a web browser. iQ Monozukuri Andon offers pre-engineered project data and software to quickly and easily implement and operate an Andon system.
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Mitsubishi Electric Automation to Present Its Single Source Manufacturing Solutions at IMTS

Mitsubishi Electric Automation to Present Its Single Source Manufacturing Solutions at IMTS

June 20, 2018
Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. will present its single source manufacturing solutions at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), being held September 10 - 15, 2018 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Visitors to booth 134102 will see some of Mitsubishi Electric’s most advanced, integrated factory automation products in action, including industrial internet of things (IIoT) systems, the M8 CNC series control platform, FR series robots, 5-axis machining and a fully automated manufacturing (FAM) cell.
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Mitsubishi Electric Automation Introduces HVAC Bypass Controller

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Introduces HVAC Bypass Controller

August 08, 2017
Combining motor control, energy efficiency and reliability in a compact design, the new PowerGate H Series “slimline” bypass controller from Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. provides a single, scalable, off–the–shelf fan and pump control solution for the HVAC market.
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FR-A800-E & FR-F800-E All-in-One VFDs Now Offer Ethernet Connectivity as a Standard Feature

FR-A800-E & FR-F800-E All-in-One VFDs Now Offer Ethernet Connectivity as a Standard Feature

June 26, 2017
In a move to give plant managers and engineering managers an edge in the highly competitive manufacturing market, Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc., announced the introduction of Ethernet-connected versions of its popular FR-A800 and FR-F800 Series variable frequency drives (VFDs).
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