PowerFlex 523 AC Drives

PowerFlex® 523 AC Drives are cost-effective and ideal for standalone machines. These drives provide an innovative, modular design that supports fast and easy installation and configuration. In addition, they offer USB programming, application-specific configuration, and flexible mounting options. PowerFlex 523 AC drives offer a power rating of 0.2...22 kW (0.25...30 Hp) with global voltage classes of 100...600V. They support a wide range of motor control, offer a compact footprint, and operate at temperatures as high as 70 °C (158 °F).

Bulletin 25A PowerFlex 523 Low-voltage AC Drives
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Features

  • Power ratings of 0.2…22 kW / 0.25…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, sensorless vector control, and sensorless vector control with Economizer mode
  • Operates in ambient temperature range up to 70°C (158°F) with current derating and a control module fan kit
  • Offers side-by-side mounting with 50mm (1.96 in) air-flow gap at the top and bottom of the drive
  • Supports low-cost networking through an integrated RS485/DSI port

Additional Information

  • Explore the capabilities of our PowerFlex 523 AC Drives through the PowerFlex 520-Series Virtual Brochure and video.
  • 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.
  • Protect your people, productivity, and environment with our Safety Components and integrated Safety Solutions. We understand your factory floor challenges and can help you meet your goals with one of the broadest safety portfolios in the industry.

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Specifications

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PowerFlex 520-Series AC Drive Technical Data520-TD001
PowerFlex 520 Pre-Engineered FasTrac Packaged Drives Technical Data520-TD003

Certifications

  • ACS 156
  • CE
  • C-Tick
  • cUL
  • UL
  • GOST-R
  • KCC
  • RoHs
  • SEMI F47

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

Product Certifications

See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

Software

  • 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
  • Use Connected Components Workbench software with Microsoft Visual Studio® technology to program your PowerFlex® Drives.

Learn More

Additional software products are available from Rockwell Software.

Documentation

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PowerFlex 520-Series AC Drives Brochure520-BR001
PowerFlex Family of Low Voltage AC Drives BrochurePFLEX-BR008
PowerFlex Low Voltage Selection GuidePFLEX-SG002
PowerFlex 520 Pre-engineered FasTrac Packaged Drives Technical Data520-TD003
PowerFlex 520-Series AC Drive Technical Data520-TD001
PowerFlex 520-Series Adjustable Frequency AC Drive Quick Start Guide520-QS001
PowerFlex 520-Series Adjustable Frequency AC Drive User Manual520-UM001
PowerFlex 525 DeviceNet Adapter User Manual520COM-UM002
PowerFlex 25-COMM-E2P Dual-Port EtherNet/IP Adapter User Manual520COM-UM003
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Product Certifications

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Configuration & Selection Tools

Other Resources

  • Drives Support — Support resources for all drive products.
  • Fan and Pump Energy Savings Calculators — Achieve an immediate and measurable impact on energy use and operational efficiency.
  • Knowledgebase — Visit our online resource for technical information, support chat and forums, software updates, and product safety advisories/notices.