Frequently asked questions
Can the Altivar ATV312 drive be used as a phase converter?
12 October 2021
Can the ATV312 be used as a phase converter?
Altivar 312 for single phase line power
VFD for single phase line power
VFDs to be used as phase converters, to convert single phase line power to 3 phase line power.
Schneider offers the ATV312 that can be used to convert single phase line power to 3 phase output. For selection: see the ATV312 quick start annex link below.
Using a drive as a phase converter is possible only for motors. DO NOT USE DRIVES FOR PHASE CONVERTER FOR MACHINES.
The "input phase loss detection" must be deactivated (IPL=no)