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How do I set up basic programming on an ATV61/71 drive?

How do I set up basic programming on an ATV61/71 drive?

Product Line:
Altivar 61, Altivar 71


Basic programming to operate an ATV61 or ATV71 drive


Menu 1.1 Simply start
tCC= 2/3 wire control (set to 2 wire control for most installations)
bFr= Standard motor frequency - typically 60hz
nPr= Rated motor power= HP size of the motor
UnS= Rated motor voltage =  motor voltage
nCr= Rated motor current= motor amps
FrS= Rated motor Frequency= typically 60hz
NSP= Rated motor speed= motor speed in rpm
fFr= Max Frequency= Hz
ItH= Motor Thermal Current= Amps (provides overload protection to the motor)
ACC= Ramp up time acceleration
DEC= Ramp down time deceleration
LSP= Low speed setting
HSP=High speed setting

Menu 1.3 Settings Menu.
CLi= Motor current limit (Typically set to 120% (ATV61) or 150% (ATV71) of the motor nameplate full load amps, FLA.)

Menu 1.6 Command Menu
Fr1= AI1 for 0-10VDC control (possibly from a potentiometer)
      = AI2 for analog input 4-20mA control
      = (See the ATV61 programming manual for other options)
CHCF= Not separate
rFC= Channel 1 active

ATV61 Quick Start manual is available for download here:
ATV61 Programming Manual is availalbe for download here:

ATV71 Quick Start Guide is available for download here:
ATV71 Programming Manual is available for download here:

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