Control Concepts is committed to delivering exceptional service and support for Sprint 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 Sprint Electric?

Founded in 1987, Sprint Electric designs and manufactures a diverse array of motor control solutions up to 1MW. Known for their flexibility and reliability, Sprint Electric’s products are used globally in numerous industrial applications. The company’s commitment to innovation was recognized with the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in 2009.

What Do Sprint ElectricDrives Do?

Sprint Electric offers a comprehensive selection of drives, including:

  • PL/X Series Drives: These are fully digital DC drive systems providing output power from 5kW to 980kW, suitable for a wide range of applications requiring precise motor speed control.
  • JL/X Series Drives: Designed for controlling AC slip ring motors, ideal for retrofit applications in industries like cranes and material handling.

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

Sprint Electric Products We Service

Control Concepts services a broad spectrum of Sprint Electric products, including but not limited to:

  • PL/X Series
  • JL/X SeriesXLV Series 
  • 340/680/1220 Series
  • And many more...
Don't see your product line listed here? Contact us and ask about our drive service and support.

Industries Using Sprint Electric Drives

Sprint Electric drives are utilized across various industries, including:

  • Printing
  • Wire & Cable
  • Metals
  • Paper
  • Plastics
  • Material Handling
  • And More

Sprint Electric Drive Repair Services

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

  • Repair and Refurbishment: Specializing in Sprint Electric drives to ensure they perform optimally.
  • Preventive Maintenance and Diagnostics: Regular checks to extend the lifespan of your equipment.
  • Component Replacement: Using 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 Sprint 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 Sprint Electric drive repair and maintenance services, contact Control Concepts. We provide 24/7 service and support.