VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103

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

Save energy and extend the lifetime of refrigeration applications

The VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 is designed to help significantly reduce the lifecycle costs of your refrigeration systems. It offers efficiency- and reliability-enhancing features, integrated process control functions and a commissioning environment specially designed to meet the needs of refrigeration applications. It also features a setup Wizard which uses common refrigeration terms. This makes installation and commissioning easy and safe for refrigeration technicians and installers.

The continuous variable speed control provided by the VLT Refrigeration Drive makes intelligent capacity control possible. By creating stability while balancing the capacity to the actual load, system-wide coefficient of performance improves providing significant energy savings in a wide range of applications.

The drive contains all modules necessary for compliance with EMC standards. The integrated, scalable RFI filter minimizes electromagnetic interference, and the integral DC link chokes reduce harmonic distortion in the mains network. As these features are built in to the drive in the factory, cabinet space can be reduced. Efficient EMC mitigation also enables the use of cables with small cross sections which reduces installation costs.

Supply voltages and power range

  • 3 x 200-240 V...1.1-45 kW
  • 3 x 380-480 V...1.1-560 kW
  • 3 x 525-600 V...1.1-7.5 kW
  • 3 x 525-690 V...75-800 kW

Features and benefits

Energy consumption and maintenance requirements are reduced thanks to a range of pump features such as the pump cascade controller and flow compensation

Optimum system efficiency is achieved by taking advantage of the drive’s software features

Challenging environments are no problem due to the drive’s coated electronics

The need for external cooling or oversizing is avoided as the drive operates efficiently in a maximum ambient temperature of 50°C without derating

There are no EMC concerns as a result of integrated DC link harmonic and EMC filters

Documents

Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Operating guide - AQ VLT Refrigeration Drive FC 103 75-630 kW English Multiple 01 May, 2014 5.9 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT Refrigeration Drive FC103 110-800kW English Multiple 01 Oct, 2018 14.4 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® FC 103 Low Harmonic Drive English Multiple 06 Jul, 2015 22.0 MB PDF
Fact sheet - AM VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 English Multiple 11 May, 2016 250.4 KB PDF
Fact sheet - AM VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 English Multiple 11 May, 2016 118.6 KB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 1.1-90kW English Multiple 09 Apr, 2014 2.2 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 1.1-90kW English Multiple 06 Feb, 2014 2.2 MB PDF
Brochure - AD VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 slct.gui English Multiple 12 Oct, 2016 2.7 MB PDF
Programming guide - AU VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 SW 1.5x English Multiple 10 May, 2016 5.8 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC103 355-800 English Multiple 01 Apr, 2018 13.5 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC103 355-800 English Multiple 01 Apr, 2018 13.6 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC103, 75-400kW English Multiple 01 Feb, 2017 5.7 MB PDF

3D models and drawings

Type Name Language Updated Download File type
EPLAN-files - EP 130B1117 01 Mar, 2019 1.9 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP FC-103N355T4E20H4XGCXXXSXXXXAXBKCXXXXD0 01 Feb, 2019 2.0 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP LCP 102 01 Mar, 2019 931.9 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCA 101 01 Mar, 2019 1.2 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCA 101 coated 01 Mar, 2019 1.2 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCA 107 01 Mar, 2019 1.1 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCA 107 coated 01 Mar, 2019 1.1 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCA 120 01 Mar, 2019 1.4 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCA 120 coated 01 Mar, 2019 1.4 MB ZIP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD B2 IP55 w switch 01 Apr, 2019 92.7 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD B2 IP55 wo-switch 01 Apr, 2019 92.7 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD C1 IP55 w switch 01 Apr, 2019 102.6 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD C1 IP55 wo switch 01 Apr, 2019 100.7 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD EnclDrive 400 mm Gland plate Bottom 01 May, 2019 120.3 KB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD EnclDrive 60 mm Gland plate Bottom 01 May, 2019 176.0 KB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD EnclDrive 600 mm Gland plate Top 01 May, 2019 147.3 KB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD EnclDrive 800 mm Gland plate Bottom 01 May, 2019 118.0 KB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC B2 IP21/55/66 29 Jun, 2016 2.4 MB JPG
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC B2 IP21/55/66 29 Jun, 2016 7.0 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC B2 IP21/55/66 29 Jun, 2016 5.0 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC B2 IP21/55/66 29 Jun, 2016 2.2 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC B3 IP20 29 Jun, 2016 1.6 MB JPG
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC B3 IP20 29 Jun, 2016 9.8 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC B3 IP20 29 Jun, 2016 2.8 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC B3 IP20 29 Jun, 2016 1.7 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC C1 IP21/55/66 with disconnector 29 Jun, 2016 4.7 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC C1 IP21/55/66 with disconnector 29 Jun, 2016 2.2 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC C1 IP21/55/66 with disconnector 29 Jun, 2016 2.4 MB JPG
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC C1 IP21/55/66 with disconnector 29 Jun, 2016 19.4 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D1h 177r0374 01 Nov, 2017 489.0 KB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D1h 177r0374 01 Nov, 2017 1.6 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D1h 177r0374 01 Nov, 2017 1.2 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D1h 177r0374 01 Nov, 2017 144.6 KB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D2h 177r0375 01 Jun, 2011 125.2 KB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D2h 177r0375 01 Jun, 2011 675.1 KB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D2h 177r0375 01 Jun, 2011 2.1 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D2h 177r0375 01 Jun, 2011 1.4 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 01 Jun, 2011 1.1 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 01 Jun, 2011 1.2 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 01 Jun, 2011 2.2 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 01 Jun, 2011 1.9 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 01 Jun, 2011 129.3 KB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 01 Jun, 2011 26.9 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 01 Jun, 2011 1.0 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 01 Jun, 2011 34.9 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 01 Jun, 2011 1.7 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 01 Jun, 2011 2.6 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 01 Jun, 2011 3.0 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 01 Jun, 2011 127.0 KB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 01 Sep, 2012 1.4 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 01 Sep, 2012 2.2 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 01 Sep, 2012 2.4 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 01 Sep, 2012 2.0 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 01 Sep, 2012 48.5 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 01 Sep, 2012 2.2 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 01 Sep, 2012 130.4 KB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 11 Apr, 2018 42.3 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 11 Apr, 2018 42.4 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 11 Apr, 2018 41.8 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 11 Apr, 2018 1.1 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 11 Apr, 2018 1.8 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 11 Apr, 2018 1.5 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 11 Apr, 2018 1.8 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 11 Apr, 2018 1.7 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 11 Apr, 2018 130.5 KB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 01 Aug, 2016 3.0 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 01 Aug, 2016 2.4 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 01 Aug, 2016 6.9 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 01 Aug, 2016 135.4 KB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 01 Aug, 2016 40.7 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 01 Aug, 2016 3.0 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 01 Aug, 2016 2.8 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 01 Aug, 2016 2.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D8h 177r0493 01 Aug, 2016 44.8 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D8h 177r0493 01 Aug, 2016 44.7 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D8h 177r0493 01 Aug, 2016 46.5 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC D8h 177r0493 01 Aug, 2016 2.3 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E1h IP54 01 Jan, 2017 5.6 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E1h IP54 01 Jan, 2017 1.5 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E1h IP54 01 Jan, 2017 47.1 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E2h IP54 01 Jan, 2017 5.7 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E2h IP54 01 Jan, 2017 1.6 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E2h IP54 01 Jan, 2017 47.6 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E3h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 30.0 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E3h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 28.8 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E3h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 6.1 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E3h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 1.7 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E3h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 28.3 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E4h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 30.0 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E4h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 31.9 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E4h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 30.4 MB STP
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E4h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 5.8 MB DXF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD FC E4h IP20 01 Jan, 2017 1.7 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 CIRCUITBREAKER DUDTCM 01 Jul, 2019 2.4 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 CONTACTOR DUDT CM 01 Jul, 2019 2.4 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 DISCO BOTENTRY TOPEXI 01 Jul, 2019 2.9 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 DISCON 01 Jul, 2019 2.5 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 DISCON DUDT 01 Jul, 2019 2.4 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 FD CN DDTCM BTEN TPEX 01 Jul, 2019 3.6 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 FUSDIS CON DUDT CM 01 Jul, 2019 3.5 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 FUSDISCON 01 Jul, 2019 2.7 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 LHDP FUSDISCON CON 01 Jul, 2019 3.4 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D10H IP54 WO OPTIONS 01 Jul, 2019 2.2 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D9H IP54 CB DVDT CM 01 Jul, 2019 1.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D9H IP54 CON DVDT CM 01 Jul, 2019 2.4 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D9H IP54 CONTACTER 01 Jul, 2019 2.4 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D9H IP54 FD CN DDT CM BTET TPET 01 Jul, 2019 2.5 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D9H IP54 FUSDISCONNECTOR 01 Jul, 2019 2.1 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D9H IP54 LHDP DIS TOPENTRY EXIT 01 Jul, 2019 2.6 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D9H IP54 LHDP FUSDIS CON DUDTCM 01 Jul, 2019 3.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV D9H IP54 SWITCHDIS DUDT CM 01 Jul, 2019 2.1 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 CIRCUITBREAKER 01 Jul, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 CONTACTOR 01 Jul, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 DISCON CON DVDT 01 Jul, 2019 3.3 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 FUSDIS CON DVDT 01 Jul, 2019 3.4 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 FUSDIS CON TOPEXIT 01 Jul, 2019 3.3 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 FUSDISCON CONTACTOR 01 Jul, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 FUSIBLE DISCONNECTOR 01 Jul, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 LHDP CM DVDT 01 Jul, 2019 3.1 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 SWITCH DISCON 01 Jul, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 SWITCHDISCON CONTACTER 01 Jul, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E5H IP54 WO OPTIONS 01 Jul, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 CB 01 Jul, 2019 2.9 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 CONTACTOR 01 Jul, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 FU SWI DIS 01 Jul, 2019 2.9 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 FUDIS CON 01 Jul, 2019 3.3 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 FUS SWI DIS CON 01 Jul, 2019 2.9 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 MULTI IO WITH DUDT 01 Jul, 2019 3.3 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 SW DIS 01 Jul, 2019 2.9 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 SWIDIS CON 01 Jul, 2019 2.9 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 WITH SINE WAVE 01 Jul, 2019 3.9 MB PDF
M-Drawing - MD MCAD PLV E6H IP54 WO IP 01 Jul, 2019 2.8 MB PDF
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 101 01 Mar, 2019 1.0 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 101 coated 01 Mar, 2019 1.0 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 105 01 Mar, 2019 1.0 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 105 coated 01 Mar, 2019 1.0 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 107 01 Mar, 2019 1.0 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 107 coated 01 Mar, 2019 1.0 MB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 109 01 Mar, 2019 976.5 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 109 coated 01 Mar, 2019 976.5 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 113 01 Mar, 2019 827.0 KB ZIP
EPLAN-files - EP MCB 113 coated 01 Mar, 2019 827.0 KB ZIP
E-Drawing - ED Wiring Schematic FC 103 1.1-90 kW 01 Aug, 2014 169.4 KB PDF

Software

Type Name Language Updated Version Status Download File type
SOFTWARE TOOLS VLT® Motion Control Tool MCT10 07 Oct, 2019 4.60 RL 803.6 MB ZIP
SOFTWARE TOOLS VLT® Motion Control Tool MCT31 17 Oct, 2017 2.0.4 RL 25.2 MB ZIP
SOFTWARE TOOLS VLT® Refrigeration Drive Simulator 27 Jun, 2017 02.02 RL 2.8 MB ZIP
VLT MCT 10 SUPPORT FILE VLT® RefrigerationDrive SupportFile V1.4 11 May, 2015 1.42 RL 1.0 MB ZIP
VLT MCT 10 SUPPORT FILE VLT® RefrigerationDrive SupportFile V1.5 25 Apr, 2016 1.51 RL 1.1 MB ZIP
VLT MCT 10 SUPPORT FILE VLT® RefrigerationDrive SupportFileV2.11 01 Nov, 2017 2.11 RL 1.2 MB ZIP

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