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What needs to be taken into consideration for running a motor longer than a 100 feet on the ATS soft starters?
ATS01, ATS22, ATS48, ATS46, ATS23, LH4
All serial numbers for ATS01, ATS22, ATS48, ATS46, ATS23, LH4
Long motor cable lengths on a soft starter
Very long motor cables cause voltage drops due to the resistance of the cable. If the voltage drop is significant, it could affect the current consumption and the available torque.
This Criteria must be taken into account when selecting the motor and the soft starter.
Ref manual 8636CT0201