Control Concepts specializes in servicing Parker Drive solutions, offering unparalleled support for their extensive range of AC, DC, and servo drives. With over 100 years of innovation, Parker is a leader in motion and control technologies, and we ensure their products operate at peak performance in diverse industrial applications.
Who Is Parker?
Founded in 1918, Parker Hannifin Corporation has established itself as a global leader in motion and control technologies. Renowned for its engineering excellence and manufacturing quality, Parker offers a wide range of products, including advanced drive systems, for various applications across commercial, mobile, industrial, and aerospace markets.
Parker's portfolio also includes Shackleton System Drives (SSD) and Eurotherm drives, further enhancing their offerings in the automation and control sector. SSD, known for its AC, DC, and servo drives, and Eurotherm, recognized for process control and automation systems, both contribute to Parker's reputation as a provider of comprehensive and innovative solutions in motion and control technology.
What Do Parker Drive Products Do?
Parker's drive products are designed to optimize the performance and efficiency of motors in various applications. Their AC drives offer precise speed control, DC drives are known for robust standalone speed control, and servo drives provide advanced functionality for complex applications. These products are essential in applications ranging from simple machine operations to complex industrial processes.
Parker Products We Service
Control Concepts services a variety of Parker drive products, including:
- AC30 Variable Frequency Drives
- AC690+ Integrator VFD Drive Series
- DC590 series 4-quadrant variable speed DC drives
- Servo Drives and Servo Drive/Controllers
- And More...
Real-World Applications of Parker Products
Parker's drive products are used in a multitude of industries, demonstrating their adaptability and effectiveness:
- Industrial Automation: Enhancing efficiency and precision in automated processes.
- Aerospace: Critical applications requiring high precision and reliability.
- Manufacturing: Diverse applications in manufacturing processes across various sectors.
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Parker Drive Repair
Control Concepts provides comprehensive repair and maintenance services for Parker's range of drive products.
Our services include:
- Repair and Refurbishment of Drives: Specializing in repairing and refurbishing Parker drives, ensuring they operate efficiently and effectively.
- Preventive Maintenance and Diagnostics: Regular maintenance and diagnostic checks help in early identification and resolution of potential issues, extending the life of the equipment.
- Component Replacement: Replacing faulty or worn-out components in Parker products to restore their optimal functionality.
- On-site Support and Troubleshooting: Our team is equipped to provide on-site support, addressing any operational challenges and troubleshooting issues directly at your facility.
Common Drive Failures
Common issues with drives include:
- Drive doesn’t run the motor
- Drive keeps blowing fuses or tripping breakers
- Loose connections
- Non-functional cooling fans
- Software or programming problems
- Circuit board failure
The most frequent fault that halts a drive is an over-current fault, which can have numerous causes. Our approach begins with understanding the dynamics of the motor and then delving deeper.
The Control Concepts Repair Process
Our repair process for Eurotherm drives and soft starters includes:
- Thorough inspection of the drive or soft starter and terminals.
- Comprehensive tests before powering the unit to prevent further damage.
- Diode and IGBT tests on the input/output power sections.
- Powering up the unit and performing amp readings and output frequency tests.
- Using the drive or soft starter to run a motor through basic jog functions after backing up existing programs.
For expert Parker drive repair and maintenance services, contact Control Concepts. We provide 24/7 service and support.