ABB DC Industrial Drives
The DCS800 DC industrial drive from ABB combines a powerful controller with a thyristor power platform that has been proven in factories all over the world. The DCS800 boasts a wider power range than any other DC drive on the market. The hardware and software are designed with you, the user in mind.
Special features make installation and configuration simple and allow you to customize the application to your needs.
The DCS800 can be used in a wide range of industrial applications including:
Pulp & Paper
Food & Beverage
Plastic & Rubber
DCS800 DC Drive Promises
The drive meets the requirements of the most demanding drive applications. Embedded software functions offer upgrades to all classic installations like 12-pulse, double motor operation, and field reversal.
Reduced installation and commissioning work
Internal three phase field power supply without additional external hardware (D1-D5)
Excellent control performance up to highest dynamic application in field weakening operation
All ACS800 PC tools (via DDCS) can be connected
Able to be customized to your needs with Adaptive Programming and with option Control Builder
Flexible fieldbus system with numerous internally mountable fieldbus adapters
Virtually all DCS800 component parts are suitable for recycling.
Coated circuit boards as standard
PC Tool for ABB Drives
DriveWindow Light is an easy-to-use tool for your PC for start up and maintenance of your ABB drive. It is included with every DCS800 drive and has the following features:
User interface tool to view and set parameters
Startup Assistant tool
Adaptive Programming (AP) tool
It supports a wide range of ABB industrial drives, including ACS350, ACS550, ACS800, as well as the DCS800.
Transducer and transducerless operation
Macros to simplify setup
High-speed serial via Ethernet, ControlNet, etc.
On/Off control with pulsed or maintained inputs
Remembers two sets of motor parameters
Drive position display
Save parameter set to PC or keypad
Easily switches between local control via keypad and remote control via digital I/O or high-speed serial
Window speed control
Field reversal, boost and opti-torque
Motor pot up and down control
Master-follower (up to 10 followers)
Hard-parallel operation (D7 only)
Inputs and outputs
All user-designated inputs and outputs
Relay output for AC or DC contactor control
Motor brake control, including torque proving input