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Alexander Spivak, Ashok Kumar and Matthew Franchetti
Installing or reprogramming Variable Speed Drives (VSD) / Variable Frequency
Drives (VFD) may be a very effective way to reduce energy consumption of motors. The
selection and programming of the VSD are best for the professionals. When the device is
properly programmed, quick payback periods are typically expected.
Motors, motor maintenance, VSD, motor efficiency, VSD
programming, variable speed drive, VFD, VFD programming, variable frequency
drive, motor selection, motor replacement, VSD maintenance, VSD installation,
VFD maintenance, VFD installation, variable speed drive maintenance, variable
speed drive installation, variable frequency drive maintenance, variable frequency
drive installation, mechanical VFD, hydraulic VFD, electrical VFD.
College of Engineering The University of Toledo Toledo, OH 43606 USA