VACON® NXC

  • Overview
  • Documents
  • 3D models and drawings
  • Software
  • Related applications
  • Troubleshooting
  • Case studies

Flexible, robust and serviceable

The enclosed VACON® NXC is the compact drive that performs reliably in harsh operating conditions in, for example, the mining, oil and gas or water and wastewater industries. The thermally managed enclosure extends drive lifetime and ensures trouble-free operation.

The enclosures, which feature lifting lugs for easy handling, can be either wall-mounted or free-standing. The easily accessible control compartment for relays, auxiliary terminals and other equipment, and ample space around the power terminals ensure straightforward installation and connection of power cables. And the mounting rails and pull-out jig enable fast and efficient servicing of the power unit.

Supply voltages and power range

6- and 12-pulse supplies:

  • 3 x 380-500 V...132-1200 kW
  • 3 x 525-690 V...110-2000 kW

AFE supplies:

  • 3 x 380-500 V...132-1500 kW
  • 3 x 525-690 V...110-2000 kW

Low Harmonic, Active Filter supplies:

  • 400 V.....132-560 kW
  • 500 V*...132-560 kW
  • 690 V.....110-800 kW

*requires 690 V active filter

Features and benefits

Lower investment cost as no extra design, engineering or additional cooling fans are needed

Reduced commissioning and servicing time due to easily accessible control compartment and removable keypad

Improved serviceability thanks to mounting rails and service concept with pull-out jig

Lower maintenance costs due to robust, type-tested design

Documents

Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Brochure - AD DrivePro® Life Cycle Services English Multiple 28 Dec, 2018 2.5 MB PDF
Installation guide - AN NX DC Fan Retrofit Kit with ext supply English Multiple 23 May, 2017 9.9 MB PDF
Installation guide - AN Vacon NX Door Keypad Mounting Instr. English Multiple 07 Jul, 2014 566.5 KB PDF
User guide - BC Vacon NX Filters User Manual English Multiple 25 May, 2016 3.6 MB PDF
User guide - BC Vacon NXP NXC User Manual English Multiple 22 Mar, 2018 4.0 MB PDF
Application guide - AB VACON® NX All in One Application Guide English Multiple 01 Feb, 2019 10.3 MB PDF
User guide - BC VACON® NX IO Boards User Manual English Multiple 01 Jan, 2017 4.0 MB PDF
Brochure - AD VACON® NXP - NXC English Multiple 01 Oct, 2019 2.7 MB PDF

3D models and drawings

Type Name Language Updated Download File type
M-Drawing - MD MCAD VACON NXC Connection points 01 Feb, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
EPLAN-files - EP OPTA1_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 267.3 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTA2_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 240.1 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTA3_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 251.0 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTA4_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 264.1 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTA5_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 270.3 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTA7_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 276.0 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTA8_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 277.1 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTA9_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 262.9 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTAE_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 261.7 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTAF_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 245.5 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTAK_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 275.6 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTAL_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 282.5 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTAN_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 269.8 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTB1_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 276.4 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTB2_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 258.0 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTB4_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 347.0 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTB5_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 246.8 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTB8_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 268.2 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTB9_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 254.8 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTBB_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 275.5 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTBC_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 275.5 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTBE_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 272.0 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTBH_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 360.9 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTC2_VACON_NX 27 Mar, 2019 260.4 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTC3_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 274.6 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTC4_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 267.3 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTC5_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 269.8 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTC6_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 268.8 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTC7_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 264.8 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTC8_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 266.9 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTCI_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 257.1 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTCJ_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 267.5 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTCP_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 266.7 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTCQ_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 258.3 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTD1_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 262.9 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTD2_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 265.9 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTD3_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 267.6 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTD6_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 262.2 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP OPTD7_VACON_NX 01 Mar, 2019 255.1 KB ZIP

Software

Type Name Language Updated Version Status Download File type
Fieldbus Firmware VACON® Advanced Safety Option Firmware 30 Aug, 2019 003 RL 3.1 MB ZIP
Software Tools VACON® NCIPConfig 19 Dec, 2018 1.6.5.7 RL 672.6 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® NX OPTC3/C5 PROFIBUS GSD 11 Jan, 2016 RL 748.0 B ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® NX OPTC4 LonWorks XIF 11 Jan, 2016 RL 1.3 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® NX OPTC6 CANopen EDS 27 Feb, 2018 RL 2.7 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® NX OPTC7 DeviceNet EDS 01 Jan, 2012 RL 3.5 KB ZIP
VACON® NX OPTCP PROFINET GSDML 19 Feb, 2015 RL 7.4 KB ZIP
Application Software VACON® NXP Crane Application 31 May, 2019 077 RL 23.3 MB ZIP
AC Drive Firmware VACON® NXP Firmware 27 Nov, 2019 201 RL 4.1 MB ZIP
Fieldbus Firmware VACON® OPTBB EnDat Firmware 28 Mar, 2019 008 RL 62.5 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Firmware VACON® OPTBE EnDat/SSI/BiSS C Firmware 28 Mar, 2019 010 RL 36.4 KB ZIP
VACON® OPTCQ EtherNet/IP EDS 08 Jan, 2015 RL 13.2 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® OPTE3/E5 PROFIBUS GSD 31 Mar, 2017 RL 13.4 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® OPTE9 EtherNet/IP EDS 30 Sep, 2019 RL 70.7 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® OPTE9 PROFINET IO GSDML 16 Jan, 2018 RL 145.2 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® OPTE9 SIMATIC PDM EDD 30 Jun, 2017 RL 436.6 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® OPTE9/EA EtherNet/IP AOI 16 Feb, 2018 RL 531.9 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Firmware VACON® OPTEA Adv. DualPort Eth. Firmware 07 Aug, 2019 004 RL 7.0 MB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® OPTEA EtherNet/IP EDS 13 Nov, 2018 RL 54.0 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® OPTEA PROFINET IO GSDML 13 Nov, 2018 RL 23.6 KB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® OPTEC EtherCAT ESI 04 Apr, 2018 RL 151.5 KB ZIP
Application Software VACON® Power Generation Application 26 Aug, 2019 040 RL 2.2 MB ZIP
Software Tools VACON® Safe 24 Jun, 2019 1.0.2.0 RL 3.9 MB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® TIA Portal Function Blocks 16 Feb, 2018 RL 2.9 MB ZIP
Fieldbus Configuration Files VACON® TIA PORTAL PROFIsafe Funct. Block 16 Feb, 2018 RL 2.4 MB ZIP

Related applications

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  • Drives for marine power conversion and generation
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    Draw upon expertise from Danfoss to optimize energy storage solutions using drives for power conversion both on board vessels, and in shore power supply for quieter and cleaner harbors.

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Troubleshooting

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Case studies

  • Scheveningen harbor environmentally upgrades with clean shore power
    Scheveningen harbor environmentally upgrades with clean shore power

    On average, 1,000 liters marine diesel are saved every day thanks to the new shore power supply in Scheveningen harbor, resulting in dramatic reductions in air pollution.

  • Battery retrofit saves fuel and improves air quality
    Battery retrofit saves fuel and improves air quality

    Denmark’s shortest ferry route is now a pioneer of battery power.

  •  Energy savings for Mukaishima Dock’s bulk carrier
    Energy savings for Mukaishima Dock’s bulk carrier

    The main propulsion and thruster utilize VACON® NXC cabinet drives for environmentally friendly variable speed electric propulsion.

  • 2 month ROI for FAYARD A/S shipyard
    2 month ROI for FAYARD A/S shipyard

    Electric shore supply system using VACON® NXP Air Cooled drives meets peak demands while minimizing baseline power consumption.