The ABB ACS550 Drive Will Move into Classic Phase Soon
The ABB ACS550 Drive will be moving into Classic Phase soon, which is the second phase of ABB’s product lifecycle. Last order and last delivery dates for the ACS550 dates are listed below. You may also choose at this time to transition to the ABB ACS580 drive, which has been announced as a replacement for the ACS550 drive.
During the classic phase product maintenance is typically limited to changes required due to vendor component obsolescence or serious issues that have an impact on product operation. During this phase customers can take advantage of the complete range of ABB life cycle services, spare parts and maintenance materials. In addition to offerings available in ‘active’ phase, end users may evolve to new technology by using upgrade and retrofit solutions providing improved performance and extension of the life cycle.
ACS550 Last Order and Last Delivery Dates
The Last Order date for the ACS550-U1 Wall Mount Drives will be Q1 2020.
The Last Delivery date for these drives will be Q2 2020.
If you have any questions about these dates please contact us at 800-882-1881.
ABB ACS580 Drives Are Available as a Replacement
ABB ACS580 Drives are available as a replacement for ACS550 drives if you choose to make the transition now.
A wall-mounted drive available in UL (NEMA) Type 1 (IP21) and UL Type 12 (IP55) enclosures. ABB wall-mounted drives are available from 0.75 to 350HP and feature compact designs for easy installation and commissioning. By frame size, ACS580 drives feature the same or smaller footprints as the ACS550 drives.
A cabinet-built single drive available from 150 to 700HP at 480V. The UL (NEMA) Type 12 (IP55) enclosure is a product feature that makes this drive suitable for harsh conditions.
A packaged drive with either an input disconnect switch and fast acting fuses (standard) or an input circuit breaker and fast acting fuses (+F255). This ABB packaged drive is available from 1 to 200HP and is offered in UL (NEMA) Type 1 (IP21), Type 12 (IP55), and Type 3R* making it a great fit for a variety of applications and environments.
*ACS580-0P is not available in all horsepower ranges in the UL (NEMA) Type 3R enclosure.
Contact Cates Control Solutions at 800-882-1881 for more information on the ACS580 drive family.
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