Category: Hardware Comparison

PowerFlex HIM Selection Guide

The PowerFlex Human Interface Modules (HIMs) are used for configuring and monitoring of PowerFlex AC drives and their attached peripherals. These HIMs are available with most PowerFlex drives and come with a high-definition LCD. They support several languages and give practical explanations of parameters and events, so you don’t have to look through a handbook…

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20-HIM-A3 vs 20-HIM-A6

What is a HIM?  The term HIM stands for Human Interface Module. It’s basically a user interface that enables human operators to engage and interact with a drive, machine, or a system. HIMs are commonly used in the industrial context, and you’ll often come across them in industrial environments alongside AC drives or Variable Frequency…

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PanelView 800 vs PanelView Plus 7

Allen-Bradley PanelViews are graphical operator interfaces, similar to Human-Machine Interfaces (HMIs). They are a combination of hardware and software through which users interact with a controller. These PanelView terminals are popular in a variety of industrial applications that require monitoring, control, and graphical display of operational data. Their color graphics displays allow operators to quickly…

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S801 vs S811 Soft Starters

Both Eaton S801+ and Eaton S811+ industrial soft starters, products of Eaton’s electrical business are very compact and smart electronic devices to smoothly start three-phase induction motors. Both share many common features and are distinct slightly from each other. This article focuses on some of their major characteristics which could be related to their power…

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SVX Industrial Variable Frequency Drives

Modern industries need extremely compact and energy efficient variable frequency drives which ensure future configurability as well. EATON has introduced a variety of variable or adjustable frequency drives that can be used for HVAC, industrial, waste, and water treatment plants, etc. so machines could perform as per requirements. EATON’s SVX series brings about a wide…

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