VFD O&M: It All Starts at Design

Sellers, David A.
December 2006
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Dec2006, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p45
The article focuses on variable-frequency-drive operation and maintenance issues and the effects from design through construction, commissioning and operation. Environmental conditions must be suited for the drive's ratings when mounting it. Designers must consider all information included in an operation and maintenance manual. Contractors must be aware of the manufacturer's requirements on the handling and storage of equipment.


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