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VMX Compact Soft Starter now with 65KA Short Circuit Rating Standard

Motortronics 11/8/2013

VMX Compact Soft StarterWe are pleased to announce that the VMX Compact Soft Starter now has a short circuit rating of 65KA without semi-conductor fuses.

About the VMX Compact Soft Starter:

AC Supply Voltage: 200 - 600 Vac
HP Ratings: 3 to 1200 HP
Amp Ratings: 18 to 1250 Amps
Overload Rating: 500% for 60 sec.
Enclosure: Available as Module Only or in NEMA 1/12 

Flexibility of control: Multiple ramp profiles, Pump-FlexTM Decel, process control timers and advanced motor protection make the VMX Series soft starter adaptable to a wide variety of AC motor applications. No need for add-on modules or costly auxiliary devices.

Compact packaging: Critical in more and more electrical installations. The VMX Series meets this need without compromising features and ratings. By using a highly engineered packaging design and the latest generation microprocessor, all the control and protection features you need are in the VMX Series. Narrow and shallow dimensions are perfect for integrating the VMX Series into motor control centers (MCCs), pump control panels, and retrofit starter enclosures.

Integral Bypass Contactors: Standard on all sizes and provide maximum efficiency of panel space while maintaining the Motortronics reputation for being able to soft start most any load. The VMX Series is the only fully integrated, compact, world-class design offering uncompromised power and control capabilities.