Phase Converter Checklist

This info will be helpful to make sure that we get your machine running properly.
The more information that we have the easier it will be to get you going.

Your Information



Nameplate Examples
You can find many of the important details to power your machine written on its nameplate.


Overview
1.1)
Application of your machine:
1.2)
Number of motors:
Single Motor
Machine with multiple motors
1.3)
HP rating of your largest motor:
up to 3 HP
up to 5 HP
up to 7.5 HP
up to 10 HP
up to 20 HP
up to 30 HP
up to 40 HP
up to 60 HP
larger than 60 HP
1.4)
Total HP of all motors expected to operate simultaneously:
up to 3 HP
up to 5 HP
up to 7.5 HP
up to 10 HP
up to 20 HP
up to 30 HP
up to 40 HP
up to 60 HP
larger than 60 HP
Equipment Power/Voltage
2.1)
If known: Equipment's Full Load Amps (FLA):
2.2)
If known: Equipment's Total Kilowatts (KW) or Kilovolt Amps (KVA):
2.3)
Voltage of your equipment between 208 and 240:
Yes
No
2.4)
Voltage of your equipment between 380 and 415:
Yes
No
2.5)
Voltage of your equipment between 460 and 480:
Yes
No
2.6)
Voltage of your equipment between 575 and 600:
Yes
No
Neutral Needed
3.1)
Does your nameplate say "3 phase / 4 wire"?
Yes
No
3.2)
Does your nameplate say something near the values of "208/120"?
Yes
No
3.3)
Does your nameplate say something near the values of "400/231"?
Yes
No
3.4)
Does your nameplate say something near the values of "480/277"?
Yes
No
3.5)
Does your nameplate say something near the values of "600/347"?
Yes
No
Power Supply
4.1)
Voltage of your power supply:
120 V
240 V
480 V
600 V
4.2)
Size of your service:
100 A
200 A
400 A
Larger than 400 A
4.3)
If known: Largest breaker you can dedicate to your machine?
Other Attributes
5.1)
Frequency (Hz) of equipment:
60 Hz
50 Hz
50/60 Hz
5.2)
Are there any electronics in your equipment?
eg. CNC machine tool
Yes
No
5.3)
Do you have any Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) installed on this machine?
Yes
No
5.4)
Do you have any soft starters installed on this machine?
ie. Solid-State or Wye/Delta soft starters.
Yes
No
Not sure