SMC™-50 Solid-state Smart Motor Controllers are available in three frame sizes and range from 180...520 A. This micro-processor based, fully solid-state soft motor starter helps maximize efficiency for motor starts and stops. The SMC-50 motor starter offers many advanced monitoring and protection features to help keep your application running smoothly and ease troubleshooting during downtime. These soft starters are available as part of the Enclosed SMC product family.
The Bulletin 20-COMM-ER Dual-Port EtherNet/IP™ adapter provides an internal network connection for PowerFlex® 70, 700, 700H, 700S and 7000 AC drives; for PowerFlex DC drives; and for SMC™ Flex and SMC-50 Smart Motor Controllers. The adapter is field-installable and provides a convenient way to control, configure, and collect data over an EtherNet/IP network. The communication adapter supports linear, star, and ring topologies, as well as Device Level Ring (DLR) functionality.
Frames C and D expand the line of SMC™-50 Soft Starters to provide a current range up to 520 A and 17 start and stop modes. These soft starters offer three slow-speed modes and are scalable for light- and heavy-duty industries. They support applications such as pumps, fans, compressors, conveyors, and high intertia loads. Features include:
The 20-COMM DPI communication modules let you connect the SMC-50 soft starter to multiple networks, including DeviceNet™, EtherNet/IP™, Modbus, and Profibus. Three hardware expansion ports let you expand the digital and analog I/O and add an optimal protection module (PTC, ground fault, and current feedback).
The Enclosed SMC family of soft starters is available as non-combination, combination fusible disconnect, or combination circuit breakers. They can be fully customized using a variety of options and are pre-engineered for quick factory lead times. This family of starters is also available through the Modified Standards program. Features include:
Certifications apply when product is marked. See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.
|Smart Motor Controllers Soft Starters Family Brochure||150-BR144||EN|
|Enclosed Smart Motor Controllers Product Profile||150-PP007||EN|
|SMC-50 Solid-state Smart Motor Controller Selection Guide||150-SG010||EN|
|SMC-50 Solid-state Smart Motor Controller User Manual||150-UM011||EN|
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The SMC™-50 products have firmware which is flash upgradeable. Once you have installed the ControlFLASH™ kit, you can use several different methods to flash the firmware.
|If your SMC-50 product is||Use one of these tools|
|On a ControlNet network||ControlFLASH||DriveExecutive Software|
|On a DeviceNet network||ControlFLASH||DriveExecutive Software|
|On an EtherNet/IP network||ControlFLASH||DriveExecutive Software||DriveExplorer Software|
|Connected to a PC using a 1203-SSS or 1203-USB cable||ControlFLASH||DriveExecutive Software||DriveExplorer Software||HyperTerminal|
We offer a variety of accessories for your SMC™-50 Solid-state Smart Motor Controllers, including: