The global site of the UK's leading magazine for automation, motion engineering and power transmission
23 June, 2017

Product and Supplier Search

Facebook

WEG offers three-year warranty on motor-drive combos

01 July, 2004

WEG offers three-year warranty on motor-drive combos

WEG has introduced a three-year warranty on packages that combine its motors and drives.

The extended warranty in the UK follows tests performed by WEG in Brazil in which its high-efficiency motors were connected to drives from other manufacturers, as well as its own. WEG says that the temperature rises recorded when it used its own drives were as much as 11% lower than those produced by other drives.

The reduced temperature rise should extend the life of the insulation, and thus the motor. In addition, the turn-on time of the WEG drives` output devices is set so that the motor insulation will not be damaged by rapidly rising voltages.

"The fact that we have introduced such as comprehensive warranty is evidence of the confidence we have in the quality and reliability of our equipment," says Marek Lukaszczyk, WEG`s general sales and marketing manager in the UK.




Magazine
  • To view a digital copy of the latest issue of Drives & Controls, click here.

    To visit the digital library of past issues, click here

    To subscribe to the magazine, click here

    To see the latest Products & Services Directory, click here

     

Exhibition

Birmingham 2018The next Drives & Controls Exhibition and Conference will take place in Birmingham, UK, from 10-12 April, 2018. For more information on the event, visit the Show Web site

Poll

"Do you think that robots create or destroy jobs?"

Newsletter
Newsletter

Events

Most Read Articles