Control Techniques launch dedicated HVAC/R drive range
Control Techniques Drives, an Emerson division, has launched Affinity a new range of HVAC/R drives focused especially on the needs of the building automation industry.
The rugged, compact, energy-efficient and cost-effective drive family is designed to appeal to consultants, HVACR oems, contractors, building owners and building operators by offering significant advantages.
Rated up to 132kW, with models available in 200V up to 690V, Affinity is offered in both IP20 and IP54 formats with BACnet, Metasys N2 and Modbus communications all integrated as standard along with LonWorks as a simple plug-in option.
The Affinity specification includes the industry-recognised Fireman's mode operation, easy to use LCD keypad with Hands-Off-Auto control plus dual PID loops.
Easy programming is from either Control Technique's PC tools or simple Smart Card.
Image: The Affinity HVAC/R drive