Control Concepts is committed to delivering exceptional service and support for Reliance Electric Drives, a brand renowned for its innovation and quality in industrial automation.

Control Concepts provides 24/7 service and support. Contact us today.

Who is Reliance Electric?

Reliance Electric, established as a key innovator in electric motors and drives, has a long-standing history of excellence. Known for its high-quality, innovative drive products, Reliance Electric has been a trusted name in industrial applications for decades. Reliance Electric's history is marked by its strategic connections to Allen-Bradley and Rockwell Automation. 

What Do Reliance Electric Drives Do?

Reliance Electric offers a comprehensive selection of drives, including:

  • AC Drives: Providing versatile solutions for variable torque and speed control in a wide range of applications.
  • DC Drives: Known for precision speed and motor torque control, suitable for diverse uses.
  • Specialty Drives: (GV3000, FlexPak Plus, GP-2000, and more): These drives bring advanced technology to specific applications such as material handling, process control, and machine control.

Control Concepts has extensive experience in the repair, service, and support of Reliance Electric drive products.

Reliance Electric Products We Service

Control Concepts services a broad spectrum of Reliance Electric products, including but not limited to:
  • Rectifiers and Miscellaneous Drives
  • GV3000 Drives
  • SP500 Drives
  • MD60, MD65 Drives
  • DC1, DC2, DC3 Drives
  • GP-1200, GP-2000 Drives
  • GV6000 Drives
  • FlexPak Plus
Don't see your product line listed here? Contact us and ask about our drive service and support.

Industries Using Reliance Electric Drives

Reliance Electric drives are utilized across various industries, including:

  • Industrial Automation: Extensively used for precision control and efficiency in automated processes.
  • Manufacturing: Critical in manufacturing operations for speed and tension control, ensuring quality and consistency.
  • Material Handling: Reliance Electric drives provide reliable solutions for conveyors, lifting gear, and other material handling applications.

Reliance Electric Drives are engineered for straightforward operation and minimal setup time, making them adaptable to a wide range of industrial scenarios.

Reliance Electric Drive Repair Services

Control Concepts offers comprehensive repair and maintenance services for Reliance Electric drives, including:

  • Repair and Refurbishment: Specializing in Reliance Electric drives to ensure efficient and effective operation.
  • Preventive Maintenance and Diagnostics: Conducting regular checks to prolong the lifespan of your equipment.
  • Component Replacement: Utilizing high-quality parts for optimal functionality.
  • On-site Support and Troubleshooting: Providing direct assistance at your facility to address operational challenges.

Common Drive Failures

Common drive issues include:

  • Software or programming problems
  • Non-functional cooling fans
  • Loose connections
  • Drive keeps blowing fuses or tripping breakers
  • Drive doesn’t run motor
  • Circuit board failure

Over-current faults are a common cause of drive shutdowns, necessitating a detailed examination starting from motor dynamics.

The Control Concepts Repair Process

Our repair process for Reliance Electric drives encompasses:

  • Thorough inspection of the drive 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 to run a motor through basic jog functions after backing up existing programs.
For expert Reliance Electric drive repair and maintenance services, contact Control Concepts. We provide 24/7 service and support.