Systems are pre-plumbed, pre-wired, pre-programmed and pressure tested
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Eliminates pressure cycling associated with conventional pressure switch controlled water pumping systems.
Artesian Drive® is a line of custom-programmed Variable Speed Drives (VFD) that enhance the performance of standard centrifugal pumps. When applied correctly to 3 Ph motor-driven pumps, the Artesian Drive® eliminates pressure-cycling associated with conventional pressure-switch-controlled water pumping systems and provides a constant output pressure by increasing or decreasing motor speed, based upon demand.Artesian Drive® is factory-programmed for F&W centrifugal pumps to provide optimum performance and motor protection. The Artesian Drive® can be used with other pump brands, provided the pump is powered by a 3 Ph motor that does not exceed the maximum current output rating of the drive.Pre-programmed drives: no need for field technician to program the drive at the siteDrives are available for centrifugal pumps powered by a 3 Ph motorConstant water pressure with a wide range of settings (30-80 PSI)*Pressure is easily adjusted with a 7/32? (5.6 mm) allen wrenchWorks with a small pressure tank or larger tank, already in placeNo in-rush current at start-upSoft start reduces mechanical/electrical stress, prolonging pump and motor lifeBuilt-in protection and diagnostics:Motor overloadLocked or bound pump ? with auto-reversing torqueLow line voltageShort circuitHigh voltage/lightning protectionDry run conditions, using intelligent load monitoringOverheated drive with automatic resetIncluded items:Factory-programmed variable speed drive unitNEMA 1 enclosurePressure sensor, preset at 50 PSISensor adjustment tool10' (3 m) sensor cable
The maximum obtainable system pressure is limited by the performance of the pump installed.
Motor: 1 - 20 HPHertz: 60 HzVolts: Input: 230 V - Output: 0 - 230 VPhase: Input: 1 and 3 Ph; Output: 3 Ph
Minimum Pressure Tank Size Chart, Artesian Drive® Irrigation Controller, 60hz
Specifications And Dimension Charts, Artesian Drive® Irrigation Controller, 60hz
FW1141, Artesian Drive Catalog, 60hz
022687, AD052045 AD070059 AD096074 AD096096 AD150145 Instructions, 60hz
022688, Artesian Drive Installation Guide, 60hz
022693, Artesian Drive Instructions AD155145 AD220210 AD280280, 60hz
FW1114, Artesian Drive Booster Pump Submittal Data, 60hz
FW1115, Artesian Drive CJ101 Submittal Data, 60hz