Selling and Applying Baldor Drives
Overview and comparison of AC Drive Technologies such as Inverter, Vector and Encoderless Vector controls with AC Induction Motors.
AC motor basics and factors to consider when used with Inverter and Vector controls.
"Hands-On" lab sessions with set-up, operation, parameter selection, operating modes, and speed/torque command inputs for Inverter and Vector drives.
Set-Up, Auto-Tuning, and operation of "VS1" family controls for
speed/torque of the AC motor.
Understanding the proper use of line reactors, load reactors, isolation transformers, and grounding/sheilding techniques.
Vector control and motor encoder/resolver feedback techniques and terminology.
Reading and interpreting Baldor Matched Performance curves and sizing or selection of motors, controls, and dynamic braking resistors.
Analysis of Constant Torque, Variable Torque, and Constant Horsepower applications and selection of motors and controls for: conveyors, fans, pumps, machine tool spindles, winder/unwinder, and other industrial applications.