If I had a dollar for every time I was shown a complete mess of an electrical panel, I’d have…well, a whole lot of dollars for sure. One time while at an end user site with a Rockwell Automation Field Service Engineer I heard a comment about panels that I think is well worth repeating here.

Remanufacturing is the industrial process of returning a product to its original performance. The process involves dismantling, restoring and replacing components, installing the latest firmware, testing the individual parts, and restoring the whole product to its original design specifications.

We are often asked by customers “How long can my motor cables be when using a VFD?” Well, the simple answer is, there really isn’t a simple answer. This post looks at motor cable lengths and how to get the longest length possible because using the wrong cable can get us off to a really bad start.