Vacon 50X

Vacon 50X

VACON X series – The toughest AC drives on the planet

The Vacon’s X series is a rugged family of variable speed AC drives, built and designed for harsh industrial environments. They come with IP66/UL Type 4X and IP55/UL Type 12 enclosures for the ultimate protection from potential hazards such as moisture, dust or extreme temperatures.

VACON 50X and VACON 500X offer high performance and a load of features for a wide range of industrial or outdoor applications with capabilities ranging from simple press-and-run keypad operation to a real-time clock, advanced PLC functions and a USB port interface.


  • IP66/UL Type 4X Indoor and Outdoor Use enclosures through to 100 HP; IP55/UL Type 12 for 125 HP and above

  • Withstands 1,000 PSI washdown from 6 inches away on models though 30 HP

  • Thick injected foam and metal covers protect against bumps and misuse

  • Withstands 1000 PSI washdown from 12 inches away on models through 100HP

  • ARCTIC Mode maintains safe operating temperature in cold locations

  • Built-in 9-step PLC function

  • Modbus RTU as standard fieldbus communications

  • Dynamic Breaking resistors included as standard

  • Real-time clock


  • Toughest enclosures able to withstand power washing

  • Intuitive programming and smart user interface make series easy to adopt

  • Advanced process options for precise control and flexibility

  • Decentralized solution which is mountable near where it is being used

  • Versatile; Operable from keypad, remote signals and computers

  • Simple navigation and programming

  • No need for separate PLC = reduced system costs