ACS180 Machinery Drives

Low-voltage AC

1/3 to 30 hp (0.25 to 22 kW)

The ACS180 is a compact, robust, and adaptable machinery drive for applications up to 30 HP. This easy-to-use compact VSD offers excellent performance and quality at superior value with all essential machinery application features embedded. And as a member of ABB’s all-compactible drives portfolio, it shares the same architecture and user interfaces for easy usability.

The ACS180 is designed for OEMs and system integrators across several industries and a wide range of applications. The ACS180 can control, for example, conveyors, pumps, fans, mixers, and compressors in a variety of industry sectors including food and beverage, textiles, material handling, and commercial applications.

Reliable operation even in harsh conditions

Coated circuit boards and minimized airflow through the electronics combined with advanced ground fault protection guarantee reliable operation and maximized uptime. The drives are designed for 50 °C ambient temperature without derating (in heavy-duty use) and up to 60 °C with derating.

Optimal drive for applications

The ACS180 drive offers excellent performance and quality at its price level with all essential machinery application features embedded. Meanwhile, the built-in EMC filter and STO bring savings in cabinet size and costs, because an external EMC filter or contactor in unnecessary. Heavy-duty, light-duty, variable, and constant torque use are rated in one drive. This will help users choose the optimal drive for each application.

Ease of use

Installation and commissioning are quick and easy thanks to the ACS180’s intuitive easy-to-see and read graphical user interface, simple parameter structure, and spring control color-coded terminals. The compact drive size and the possibility for side-by-side installation help reduce the cabinet size.

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