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 Updated Download File type
Installation guide - AN 300 A Current Sensor Kit, D1h/D3h/D5h/D6 English 01 Jul, 2018 576.8 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN 300 A/500 A Current Sensor Kit English 01 Jul, 2018 537.5 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN 500 A Current Sensor Kit, E1/E2 Enclos. English 01 Oct, 2016 594.0 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Back-channel Cooling, Bottom/Top D3h-D4h English 12 Aug, 2015 854.9 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Cable Clamp Kit for E3h/E4h Drives English 01 Apr, 2018 528.4 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Certificate of Conformity, LCP 101 English 01 Oct, 2017 348.0 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Certificate of Conformity, LCP 102 English 01 Oct, 2017 337.8 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Certificate of Conformity, LCP 103 English 01 Nov, 2017 688.9 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Control Card VLT® FC Series English 01 Sep, 2018 827.7 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Current Sensor Cylinder Busbar Kit English 01 Aug, 2018 196.8 KB PDF
Brochure - AD Danfoss Drives Fieldbus Solutions English 16 Feb, 2017 804.4 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Disposal Declaration A-frame English 23 Nov, 2016 632.5 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Disposal Declaration B-frame English 23 Nov, 2016 667.7 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Disposal Declaration C-frame English 23 Nov, 2016 831.1 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Disposal Declaration D-frame English 23 Nov, 2016 2.9 MB PDF
Certificate - BG Disposal Declaration E-frame English 23 Nov, 2016 1.4 MB PDF
Certificate - BG Disposal Declaration F-frame English 23 Nov, 2016 1.4 MB PDF
Installation guide - AN Door Fan Kit for D1h–D2h/D5h–D8h Drives English 01 Mar, 2018 263.8 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Door Fan Replacement for E1h/E2h Drives English 01 Jun, 2017 217.6 KB PDF
Fact sheet - AM DrivePro® Preventive Maintenance English 10 Jul, 2018 1.0 MB PDF
Fact sheet - AM DrivePro® Remote Monitoring English 12 Feb, 2018 769.6 KB PDF
Certificate - BG El. Safety, EMC/Low Voltage Directive English 01 Jun, 2018 841.2 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Electrical Safety ANSI/UL 508C English 01 Nov, 2017 85.5 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Electrical Safety CCC English 17 Aug, 2016 12.9 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Electrical Safety SASO English 01 Apr, 2015 468.3 KB PDF
Application guide - AB Encoder-less Safety using DOLD Module English 01 Apr, 2017 5.9 MB PDF
Certificate - BG EU Declaration of Conformity AHF 005/010 English 01 Mar, 2017 655.8 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Fan Wire Harness Kit, AAF/LHD, E1-E9 English 01 Oct, 2016 201.1 KB PDF
Certificate - BG FC102 FC202 FC30x ABS 06-HS192435-3-PDA English 01 Aug, 2018 16.1 MB PDF
Installation guide - AN Ground Bar Kit for E1h/E2h Drives English 01 Oct, 2017 284.4 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Heat Sink Fan Kit for D1h-D8h Drives English 01 Apr, 2018 701.8 KB PDF
Brochure - AD HVAC & Refrigeration - Engineering Guide English 06 May, 2016 3.0 MB PDF
Installation guide - AN In-back/Out-back Cooling Kit E1h/E2h English 01 Sep, 2017 451.4 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN In-back/Out-back Cooling Kit, E3h/E4h English 01 Dec, 2017 514.8 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN In-back/Out-top Cooling Kit, E3h/E4h English 01 Dec, 2017 501.6 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN In-bottom/Out-back Cooling Kit, E3h English 01 Dec, 2017 567.6 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN In-bottom/Out-back Cooling Kit, E4hThis English 01 Dec, 2017 526.8 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN In-bottom/Out-top Cooling Duct Kit English 01 Apr, 2018 650.8 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN In-bottom/Out-top Cooling Kit, E3h English 01 Dec, 2017 580.2 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN In-bottom/Out-top Cooling Kit, E4h English 01 Dec, 2017 573.1 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Internal Mains Fuse Replacement English 01 Oct, 2018 782.9 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Mains Shield Kit for E1h/E2h Drives English 01 Sep, 2017 525.7 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Manufacturers Declaration, FC Series English 01 Jan, 2018 693.2 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Manufacturers Declaration, PCB Free English 10 Aug, 2016 15.4 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Mixing Fan Kit for D1h–D8h Drives English 01 Mar, 2018 399.9 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN NEMA-3R Cover Kit for D1h-D2h English 24 Jun, 2015 555.0 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Pedestal Kit for F-size Enclosures English 05 Nov, 2015 464.8 KB PDF
Certificate - BG PELV Manufacturers Declaration English 01 Aug, 2018 369.2 KB PDF
Certificate - BG Power Conversion Equipment, UL English 01 Nov, 2017 78.2 KB PDF
Brochure - AD Product Overview English 07 Feb, 2018 1.9 MB PDF
Case story - AE Reindl Kältetechnik English 27 May, 2016 227.6 KB PDF
Operating guide - AQ Safe Torque Off English 01 Jan, 2018 1.1 MB PDF
Installation guide - AN Space Heater Kit for E1h/E2h Drives English 01 Sep, 2017 476.9 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Tall Pedestal Kit for E1h/E2h Drives English 01 Apr, 2018 553.2 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Top Fan Replacement for E3h/E4h Drives English 01 Apr, 2018 293.2 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Top-entry Kit for D1h–D8h English 09 Oct, 2015 403.3 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN Top-entry Sub D9 Kit for D/E Enclosures English 01 Oct, 2017 325.5 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN USB Cable Extender Kit English 01 Oct, 2017 322.6 KB PDF
Design guide - AJ VLT Advanced Harmonic Filter AHF 005/010 English 01 Oct, 2016 9.2 MB PDF
Brochure - AD VLT drives for 690 V English 11 May, 2016 432.5 KB PDF
Fact sheet - AM VLT dU/dt Filter MCC 102 English 30 Mar, 2017 210.3 KB PDF
Programming guide - AU VLT PROFINET MCA 120 English 24 Oct, 2014 1.6 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT Refrigeration Drive FC 103 75-630 kW English 01 May, 2014 5.9 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT Refrigeration Drive FC103 110-800kW English 01 Oct, 2018 14.4 MB PDF
Installation guide - AN VLT Side Fixture Kit/A4Enclosure Sizes English 12 Aug, 2015 1.2 MB PDF
Fact sheet - AM VLT Sine-wave filter MCC 101 English 24 Mar, 2017 502.0 KB PDF
Fact sheet - AM VLT® Advanced Harmonic Filter English 30 Mar, 2017 105.0 KB PDF
Installation guide - AN VLT® Analog I/O MCB 109 English 20 Apr, 2015 488.6 KB PDF
Fact sheet - AM VLT® Common Mode Filter English 30 Mar, 2017 111.0 KB PDF
Fact sheet - AM VLT® E-enclosure English 09 Dec, 2016 121.3 KB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® FC 103 Low Harmonic Drive English 06 Jul, 2015 22.0 MB PDF
Design guide - AJ VLT® FC-Serie Output Filter Design Guide English 22 Feb, 2011 4.8 MB PDF
Programming guide - AU VLT® PROFIBUS DP MCA 101 English 13 Jan, 2016 2.0 MB PDF
Installation guide - AN VLT® Profibus DP V1 MCA 101 English 10 Jul, 2015 5.5 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® Profinet MCA 120 English 09 Jul, 2014 3.5 MB PDF
Fact sheet - AM VLT® PROFINET MCA 120 English 05 May, 2016 267.5 KB PDF
Fact sheet - AM VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 English 11 May, 2016 118.6 KB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 1.1-90kW English 06 Feb, 2014 2.2 MB PDF
Design guide - AJ VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 1.1-90kW English 31 Aug, 2015 4.1 MB PDF
Brochure - AD VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 slct.gui English 12 Oct, 2016 2.7 MB PDF
Programming guide - AU VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC 103 SW 1.5x English 10 May, 2016 5.8 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC103 355-800 English 01 Apr, 2018 13.5 MB PDF
Operating guide - AQ VLT® Refrigeration Drive FC103, 75-400kW English 01 Feb, 2017 5.7 MB PDF
Installation guide - AN VLT® Wireless Com. Panel LCP 103 English 01 Aug, 2018 1.1 MB PDF

3D models and drawings

Type Name Language Updated Download File type
M-Drawing MCAD FC B2 IP21/55/66 No language 29 Jun, 2016 2.4 MB JPG
M-Drawing MCAD FC B2 IP21/55/66 No language 29 Jun, 2016 2.2 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC B2 IP21/55/66 No language 29 Jun, 2016 5.0 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC B2 IP21/55/66 No language 29 Jun, 2016 64.8 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC B3 IP20 No language 29 Jun, 2016 1.6 MB JPG
M-Drawing MCAD FC B3 IP20 No language 29 Jun, 2016 10.9 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC B3 IP20 No language 29 Jun, 2016 1.7 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC B3 IP20 No language 29 Jun, 2016 2.8 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC C1 IP21/55/66 with disconnector No language 29 Jun, 2016 2.4 MB JPG
M-Drawing MCAD FC C1 IP21/55/66 with disconnector No language 29 Jun, 2016 2.2 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC C1 IP21/55/66 with disconnector No language 29 Jun, 2016 4.7 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC C1 IP21/55/66 with disconnector No language 29 Jun, 2016 65.2 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D1h 177r0374 No language 01 Nov, 2017 489.0 KB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D1h 177r0374 No language 01 Nov, 2017 1.6 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D1h 177r0374 No language 01 Nov, 2017 1.2 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D1h 177r0374 No language 01 Nov, 2017 144.6 KB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D2h 177r0375 No language 01 Jun, 2011 675.1 KB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D2h 177r0375 No language 01 Jun, 2011 2.1 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D2h 177r0375 No language 01 Jun, 2011 1.4 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D2h 177r0375 No language 01 Jun, 2011 125.2 KB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 No language 01 Jun, 2011 1.1 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 No language 01 Jun, 2011 1.2 MB DXF
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M-Drawing MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 No language 01 Jun, 2011 1.9 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 No language 01 Jun, 2011 129.3 KB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D3h 177r0339 No language 01 Jun, 2011 26.9 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 No language 01 Jun, 2011 1.0 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 No language 01 Jun, 2011 34.9 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 No language 01 Jun, 2011 1.7 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 No language 01 Jun, 2011 2.6 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 No language 01 Jun, 2011 3.0 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D4h 177r0340 No language 01 Jun, 2011 127.0 KB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 No language 01 Sep, 2012 1.4 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 No language 01 Sep, 2012 2.2 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 No language 01 Sep, 2012 2.4 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 No language 01 Sep, 2012 2.0 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 No language 01 Sep, 2012 48.5 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 No language 01 Sep, 2012 2.2 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D5h 177r0490 No language 01 Sep, 2012 130.4 KB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 No language 11 Apr, 2018 42.3 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 No language 11 Apr, 2018 42.4 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 No language 11 Apr, 2018 41.8 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 No language 11 Apr, 2018 1.1 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 No language 11 Apr, 2018 1.8 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 No language 11 Apr, 2018 1.5 MB DXF
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M-Drawing MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 No language 11 Apr, 2018 1.7 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D6h 177r0491 No language 11 Apr, 2018 130.5 KB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 No language 01 Aug, 2016 2.8 MB PDF
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M-Drawing MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 No language 01 Aug, 2016 6.9 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 No language 01 Aug, 2016 135.4 KB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 No language 01 Aug, 2016 40.7 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 No language 01 Aug, 2016 3.0 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D7h 177r0492 No language 01 Aug, 2016 2.8 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC D8h 177r0493 No language 01 Aug, 2016 44.8 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D8h 177r0493 No language 01 Aug, 2016 44.7 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D8h 177r0493 No language 01 Aug, 2016 46.5 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC D8h 177r0493 No language 01 Aug, 2016 2.3 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC E1h IP54 No language 01 Jan, 2017 5.6 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC E1h IP54 No language 01 Jan, 2017 1.5 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC E1h IP54 No language 01 Jan, 2017 47.1 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC E2h IP54 No language 01 Jan, 2017 5.7 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC E2h IP54 No language 01 Jan, 2017 1.6 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC E2h IP54 No language 01 Jan, 2017 47.6 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC E3h IP20 No language 01 Jan, 2017 6.1 MB DXF
M-Drawing MCAD FC E3h IP20 No language 01 Jan, 2017 1.7 MB PDF
M-Drawing MCAD FC E3h IP20 No language 01 Jan, 2017 28.3 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC E3h IP20 No language 01 Jan, 2017 30.0 MB STP
M-Drawing MCAD FC E3h IP20 No language 01 Jan, 2017 28.8 MB STP
E-Drawing Wiring Schematic FC 103 1.1-90 kW No language 01 Aug, 2014 169.4 KB PDF

Software

Type Name Language Updated Version Status Download File type
SOFTWARE TOOLS VLT® Motion Control Tool MCT10 No language 05 Oct, 2018 4.30 RL 686.0 MB ZIP
SOFTWARE TOOLS VLT® Motion Control Tool MCT31 No language 17 Oct, 2017 2.0.4 RL 25.2 MB ZIP
SOFTWARE TOOLS VLT® Refrigeration Drive Simulator No language 27 Jun, 2017 02.02 RL 2.8 MB ZIP
VLT MCT 10 SUPPORT FILE VLT® RefrigerationDrive SupportFile V1.4 No language 11 May, 2015 1.42 RL 1.0 MB ZIP
VLT MCT 10 SUPPORT FILE VLT® RefrigerationDrive SupportFile V1.5 No language 25 Apr, 2016 1.51 RL 1.1 MB ZIP
VLT MCT 10 SUPPORT FILE VLT® RefrigerationDrive SupportFileV2.11 No language 01 Nov, 2017 2.11 RL 1.2 MB ZIP

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