The Optidrive E2 Single Phase Output Drives is designed for use with PSC (Permanent Split Capacitor) or Shaded-Pole Single-Phase induction motors.
Can I lock my Optidrive to prevent parameters being changed?
Yes, Optidrive products contain 2 security parameters that can be set to prevent access, ‘Parameter Lock’ and ‘Extended Menu Access Code’. The ‘Parameter Lock’ parameter is located in the extended menu. It is set to value 1 to prevent any parameter changes, value 0 to unlock. The ‘Extended Menu Access Code’ parameter controls access to the extended menus through entry …
Where can I find the MODBUS RTU protocol for the Invertek Products?
Modbus registers are listed along with instructions on how to implement them within the application notes for each drive: Please contact Anacon Systems for additional information and Application Notes.
Can Earth Leakage Circuit Breakers be used with Optidrives?
Yes, with the following provisions:- A Type B device must be used An individual ELCB must be fitted for each Optidrive The ELCB should be sui for protection where the leakage current contains a DC component The trip level should be at least 30mA. The actual leakage current depends on the nature of the installation, the motor cable type and …
Are options such as the 2ROUT and HVACO compatible with E2 / E3 IP66 drives?
IP66 Optidrives are electrically identical to their IP20 counterparts, and hence all options compatible with IP20 Optidrives are also compatible with the corresponding IP55 Optidrive. Options such as the 2ROUT card will install under the front cover of IP66 drives, maintaining the IP66 protection of the drive.
Can I connect more than one motor to the output of an Optidrive?
Yes, with the following rules: For Optidrive P2, the drive must be operated in V/F Mode only. Each motor should be protected by an individual thermal overload. The total cable length limit for the Optidrive shown in the relevant User Guide should not be exceeded. An Output filter is recommended in all cases, and allows the maximum permissible motor cable …
My drive shows a fault on the display how do I solve this problem?
All fault codes that are shown on the display of the drive are listed in the relevant User Guide for the productconcerned. Additionally we have a Troubleshooting guide linked to this FAQ for further assistance. Please contact Anacon Systems for additional information and Application Notes.
How do I calculate the MODBUS RTU Checksum value?
The checksum is generated by the PLC automatically and independent to the drive. The calculation process is explained on the Modbus website, www.modbus.org
When using Optistick I see Drive display codes that are not in the User Guide, what are they?
A list of additional display messages that can be displayed on the drive when using Optistick is attached.
What are the Under Voltage, Over Voltage and Brake Chopper voltages on the Optidrive Product Ranges?
These voltages will be listed in the relevant product Advanced User Guide. In general, the values are very similar for each different product range.