PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage AC Drives

PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage AC Drives

Our PowerFlex® 7000 Medium Voltage AC Drives are air-cooled or liquid-cooled drives available in a broad power range of 200…34000 Hp and supply voltages of 2400…6600V AC. These general purpose, stand-alone drives control speed, torque, direction, starting, and stopping of standard asynchronous or synchronous AC motors.

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  • Broad range of 200…34,000 Hp (150 kW to 25,400 kW)
  • Air-cooled design for 200…8000 Hp drives
  • Liquid-cooled design for 3000… 8500 Hp drives
  • Digital sensorless control, direct vector control or full vector control with tachometer feedback (optional)
  • DPI™ communication interface
  • Optional interfaces for RI/O DeviceNet™, ControlNet™, Ethernet, Profibus, Modbus©, Modbus Plus, Interbus™, LonWorks®, CanOpen, RS485 HVAC, RS485 DF1, RS232 DF1, RS232 C
  • Integral multi-language operator interface terminal
  • Direct-to-Drive™, AFE rectifier, and 18-pulse rectifier configuration
  • Soft starting and variable speed control for high power applications
  • Delivers virtually perfect current and voltage waveforms allowing use of standard motors
  • PowerCage™ inverter and rectifier modules allow SGCT replacement in under ten minutes
  • Configuration and programming via integral LCD keypad, DriveTools™ SP software, or Drive Explorer™ software
  • Premier Integration with PowerFlex® AC drives uses the Logix control platform to simplify parameter and tag programming and reduces development time

Air-Cooled Drives

  • 200…5500 Hp
  • Simple but rugged, minimum component count, optimum reliability

Liquid-Cooled Drives

  • 3000…8500 Hp
  • Drastically reduces control room air conditioning costs by removing 90% of the heat via a heat exchanger
  • Supports higher elevations and ambient temperatures than air-cooled drives

Extended Hp Drives

  • Up to 34,000 Hp
  • Modular system lets you add drives—up to four drive modules in one system—until the drive power matches the application requirements
  • Suitable for hot back-up applications with an option for control redundancy
  • Uses a hub module and ControlLogix™ processors to coordinate the modular drive system

Additional Information

  • Our industry expertise in Drives Systems Solutions can help you maximize machine availability and minimize project risk.
  • Intelligent Motor Control Solutions can protect your investment, help optimize productivity and improve uptime.
  • The Integrated Architecture system provides the foundation to drive plantwide optimization efficiently and effectively.
  • Our Connected Components solution provides a design toolkit, programming software, and all the right products bundled together to help you more quickly design and develop machines.


PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive Medium Voltage AC Drive Technical Data7000-TD002


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  • Certifications apply when product is marked. See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

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    • Premier integration of Studio 5000 Logix Designer and PowerFlex® Drives
      • Reduces drive system development time by as much as 70%
      • Allows you to configure controller and drive network connections at the same time
      • Allows you to dynamically select drive parameters transmitted as network I/O
      • Offers continued use of Drive Tools™ SP software via import and export functionality
      • Includes built-in drive diagnostic, fault, alarm, and event information
      • Provides one package to configure your entire Logix system
      • Offers integrated drive profiles that reduce system development time


    PowerFlex Medium Voltage AC Drives BrochurePFLEX-BR010
    Medium Voltage Solutions for Marine Applications BrochureMARINE-BR003
    PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage Drives Safety Brochure7000-BR002
    PowerFlex Medium Voltage Selection GuidePFLEX-SG003
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive Medium Voltage AC Drive Technical Data7000-TD002
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive with Direct-to-Drive Technology Re-installing a Common Mode Chokes7000-IN003
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive B Frame Installation Instructions7000-IN007
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive Transportation and Handling Procedures7000-IN008
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive A Frame User Manual7000A-UM200
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive B Frame User Manual7000-UM202
    PowerFlex 7000 AC Drive C Frame User Manual7000L-UM303
    PowerFlex 7000 Series Safe Torque Off User Manual7000-UM203
    PowerFlex 7000 HMI Offering User Manual7000-UM201
    PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage AC Variable Frequency Drive - 18-Pulse, Air-Cooled Procurement Specifications7000-SR004
    PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage AC Variable Frequency Drive - AFE, Air-Cooled Procurement Specifications7000-SR005
    PowerFlex 7000 Medium Voltage AC Drives Troubleshooting Guide7000-TG002
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