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Danfoss Inverter Drive, 3-Phase In, 0 → 500Hz Out 1.5 kW, 400 V FC280

Temporarily out of stock - back order for despatch 29/12/2020, delivery within 5 working days from despatch date
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Inverter VLT FC280

The VLT Midi drive FC280 provides a wide range of features that are designed to make installing, using and maintaining the AC drive as simple and easy as possible. The midi inverter drive is an ideal choice in various applications for its strong control performance, functional safety and flexible fieldbus communication.
The drives are prepared for compatibility with the VLT 2800 for a fast, efficient retrofit.

Features and Benefits

• Compact design for easy and fast installation and set-up
• Delivered without Control panel
• Control panel with LCD available in two versions:
• Savings on cost and space
• Flexibility to suit any task
• Pluggable connectors, integrated DC choke, RFI filter and dual-channel STO functional safety
• Integrated PID controller
• Easy PC connection via integrated USB port
• Fieldbus communication options, depending on model:
- Profibus
- Profinet with dual port
- Ethernet/IP with dual port
- CANopen
- Modbus RTU and FC Protocol are integrated as standard
• Programmable digital and analogue inputs and outputs


Operator panel not included, to be purchased separately

Danfoss VLT FC280 Range

Power Rating1.5 kW
Supply Voltage400 V
Current Rating2.9 (441 → 480 V) A, 3.5 (380 → 440 V) A
Output Frequency0 → 500Hz
For Use With3 Phase Asynchronous Motors and Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors
Ambient Temperature0 → +45 (Full Constant Output Current) °C, 0 → +55 (with Derating) °C
Overall Width168mm
Overall Length75mm
Overall Depth210mm
Control PanelYes
Drive TypeAdjustable Frequency
Field Bus Communication TypeRS485
Filter IncludedYes
Standards MetCE, cUL Listed, EMC Compliant, RCM (C-Tick), TUV, UL Listed
IP RatingIP20
FunctionMotor Control
Mounting TypePanel Mount
Special FeaturesFault Condition Monitoring, Operational Status Reporting, Programmable, Safety Feature, Serial Communication Capabilities