Variable Speed Drives

Axis Controls stock a wide range of variable speed drives from a number of companies, suited to industrial control panel and electrical control system applications.  Browse our portfolio for examples of variable speed drive applications from brands including; KB electronics, ABB, Parker, Yaskawa and Siemens. 

Allen-Bradley Variable Speed Drive System

  • Allen-Bradley Variable Speed Drive system

    Allen-Bradley Variable Speed Drive system

  • Allen-Bradley Variable Speed Drive system

    Allen-Bradley Variable Speed Drive system

  • Allen-Bradley Variable Speed Drive system

    Allen-Bradley Variable Speed Drive system

  • Allen-Bradley Variable Speed Drive system

    Allen-Bradley Variable Speed Drive system

This application was built for one of our OEM Machine Builder customers, satisfying UL requirements for the panel and casing. 

This system comprised of a range of Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 525 variable speed drives, with an Allen-Bradley busbar system, Sick safety solutions and an Allen-Bradley PSU. 

Parker AC30 Variable Speed Drives for a Meat Plant Reduction Application

  • Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

    Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

  • Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

    Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

  • Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

    Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

  • Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

    Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

  • Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

    Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

  • Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

    Variable speed drive solutions for a Meat Reduction Plant

For this application, Axis Controls designed a bespoke electrical industrial control panel featuring eighteen Parker AC30 variable speed drives.

The main plant control panel was handled by an Allen-Bradley ControlLogix PLC system, that seemlessly interfaced with the established factory wide Wonderware SCADA system.  The electrical industrial control panel also featured a complex, complete safety system with numerous Pilz and Guardmaster safety relays to ensure safety throughout the production process. 

SDS DC Variable Speed Drives UL590 Fastpack 725A

  • DC Variable Speed Drives Solutions by Axis Controls

    DC Variable Speed Drives Solutions by Axis Controls

  • DC Variable Speed Drives Solutions by Axis Controls

    DC Variable Speed Drives Solutions by Axis Controls

  • DC Variable Speed Drives Solutions by Axis Controls

    DC Variable Speed Drives Solutions by Axis Controls

This application consisted of a Parker DC UL590 Fastpack 725A Variable Speed Drive, that is capable of meeting the demands of even the most complex motor control applications. 

Variable Speed Drive - Batch Charger

  • Batch Charger Variable Speed Drives

    Batch Charger Variable Speed Drives

  • DC Variable Speed Drives Solutions by Axis Controls

    DC Variable Speed Drives Solutions by Axis Controls

  • Variable speed drive solutions

    Variable speed drive solutions

This batch charger application consists of a wide variety of Siemens components.  As a recognised Siemens reseller, with a Siemens testing wall at our premises in Southport, we can confidently design, test and build control systems with integrated Siemens parts. 

This electrical control panel solution consisted of four Siemens screens on the casing, a range of Siemens Simanics variable speed drives and a number of other parts. 

Danfoss FC-302 Variable Speed Drive

  • Danfoss FC-302 Variable Speed Drive Solutions

    Danfoss FC-302 Variable Speed Drive Solutions

  • Variable speed drive solutions by Axis Controls

    Variable speed drive solutions by Axis Controls

  • Variable speed drive solutions

    Variable speed drive solutions

  • Variable speed drive solutions

    Variable speed drive solutions

  • Variable speed drive solutions

    Variable speed drive solutions

  • Variable speed drive solutions

    Variable speed drive solutions

This system comprises of Danfoss FC-302 Variable Speed Drives, with a modular and versatile control system. 

The Danfoss FC-302 variable speed drive range ensures easy commissioning and upgrades with plug-in technology, and the overall lifetime of electronics is prolonged as the drive is extremely resistant to daily wear and tear. 

ABB ACH580 VSD project for a cooling hall application

  • ABB ACH580 Variable Speed Drives

    ABB ACH580 Variable Speed Drives

  • ABB ACH580 Variable Speed Drives

    ABB ACH580 Variable Speed Drives

This cooling hall application utilised ABB ACH580 Variable Speed Drives.  ABB ACH580 drives are ideal controlling any type of AC motor, making it the perfect solution for HVAC systems.  

With simple installation, commissioning and usage; the ABB ACH580 variable speed drive is ideal for a cooling hall application such as this. 

G120C VSD project all controlled via a Profinet comms. network.

  • Siemens G120C Variable Speed Drives

    Siemens G120C Variable Speed Drives

  • Siemens G120C Variable Speed Drives

    Siemens G120C Variable Speed Drives

  • Siemens G120C Variable Speed Drives

    Siemens G120C Variable Speed Drives

This application consists of Siemens Simanics G120C Variable Speed Drives, controlled by a PROFInet communications network. 

These drives are compact in size, with a high power density; making them suitable for a number of different application types.  G120C variable speed drives offer reliable communication with Siemens PROFInet communications. 

AC10 Fastpack 2.2kW & 3DOL Fans

  • AC10 Fastpack Variable Speed Drives

    AC10 Fastpack Variable Speed Drives

  • AC10 Fastpack Variable Speed Drives

    AC10 Fastpack Variable Speed Drives

  • AC10 Fastpack Variable Speed Drives

    AC10 Fastpack Variable Speed Drives

This variable speed drive solution comprosed of a Parker Enclosed AC10 Fastpack drive in 2.2kW, alongside 3DOL fans. 

The Parker AC10 delivers a reliable and economical solution to everyday motor control applications that require speed and torque control. 

Siemens S7-1200 55kW 120 Variable Speed Drives

  • Touchscreen VSD Systems

    Touchscreen VSD Systems

  • VSD Control Systems

    VSD Control Systems

Here is an example of one of our dual redundant fan extraction systems built for Siemens.

Using two 55 kW G120 variable speed drives controlled over ProFinet. Process control is handled by a powerful Siemens S7-1200 PLC with a 9" colour touchscreen.