Baldor Electric Company (Fort Smith, AR) has introduced the MST Soft Starter with six SCR three phase voltage controls that offer advanced protection for the motor, soft starter, and load for trouble-free operation. Available from 7.5 to 1000 horsepower at 208 to 575 volts alternating current, this product is suitable for a wide variety of applications including pumps, compressors, fans, conveyors, mixers, and stirrers. Baldor’s MST Digital Soft Starter features programmable torque control, providing a more linear acceleration during start that reduces wear and tear, and during stop virtually eliminates pump water hammer. The product also offers integrated advanced motor protection with current sensing, programmable signal relays, programmable analog output, and a built-in keypad interface.
Learn more at www.baldor.com.