It’s difficult not to be enthusiastic about Sprint DC drives. Simply put they manufacture great DC motor controllers which suit a wide range of applications and budgets including both 2 and 4 quadrant, analogue and digital DC drives. That is why we recommend Sprint Electric to anyone looking to replace an old DC motor speed controller or installing a new drive to a brushless DC motor. As an official distributor, we are able to offer free practical advice on upgrading to a Sprint drive as well as providing onsite support. Please contact us with any questions you might have.
Sprint Electric are a UK based company who specialise in the manufacture of DC motor control products. The company was founded in 1987 and provide DC motor controllers for new machine designs in addition to retrofit installations. Sprint DC drives are available in a huge power range of 0.37 to 980kW, two or four quadrant, single and three phase, and either analogue or digital. As a Sprint Electric distributor, here at Northern Industrial you can find support for the whole DC drive range. We can help you retrofit or specify a drive to fit your task and environment, repair existing DC drives and provide onsite support. Contact us if you require any help or if you simply just want to ask a question and the Sprint Electric series.
Two quadrant digital DC drives available from 12A up to 630A. These compact drives feature serial communications and are designed to be easy to configure thanks to their easy-to-use menu structure, ergonomic keys and backlit LCD display.
This range enjoys all the same great features as the PL but has four quadrant operation. Available up to 530A, the PLX has enhanced motor protection, multi-function programmable I/O and in-depth fault monitoring for reliable operation.
The SL series is a two quadrant analogue DC drive available from 12A to 330A. The compact size of the SL range and their adjustable field output for easy motor matching makes them ideal for upgrading your obsolete DC drives.
The SLX has all the same great features as the SL but provides four quadrant operation. The built in field weakener provides an extended speed range whilst the many additional input and output signals make it ideal for system applications.
Sprint manufacture a great range of small DC drives that are cost-effective and easy to use. Their compact size, accurate motor control and easy installation makes them suitable to replace many obsolete drives by well-known manufacturers.
You can easily replace many obsolete DC drives with one of the DC motor controllers by Sprint. We can assist with the specification of the right drive for your installation environment and application. Some of the most common drives that have been replaced include: