AC Drives

AC Drives (Power Flex)- Component as well as Architecture Class

Power Flex® AC and DC Drives are designed for flexibility, productivity, and ease of use. Our motor control solutions handle both low voltage and medium voltage applications, with a wide range of power ratings. With a broad selection of hardware, software, safety and packaging options, there is a Power Flex drive to meet the demands of most applications. A variety of motors designed for optimum variable speed performance and service life round out this offering.


  • Power ratings of 0.4…22 kW / 0.5…30 Hp in global voltages from 100...600V
  • Features a modular design with an innovative, removable control core that allows simultaneous installation and software configuration
  • Offers a wide range of motor control, including volts per hertz, senseless vector control, and closed loop velocity vector control
  • Supports seamless integration into the Logix environment and Ethernet/IP networks with built-in Ethernet/IP™
  • Operates in high ambient temperatures up to 70 °C (158 °F) with current derating and a control module fan kit
  • Offers compact footprint relative to its power range and Zero Stacking™ mounting with 50 mm airflow gap
  • Provides permanent magnet motor control to help improve energy efficiency and reduce related costs
  • Features Safe Torque-Off which is certified at PLd/SIL2 Cat 3. Removes rotational power to the motor without removing power from the drive for faster start-up after a demand on the safety system