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Altivar 312

Drives for compact machines from 0.25 to 20 hp

End of Commercialization

Part of Altivar

Variable speed drives for three-phase asynchronous motors, from 0.25 to 20 hp - 600 V maximum power supply

Altivar 312
  • Features

    Time and costs savings
    For the equipment installer and the cable technician :

    • A single, standard tool
    • Less wiring
    • Local controls on the front panel
    • Side-by-side mounting capability

    For the programmer :

    • Rapid programming in just a few clicks using the navigation button

    For the user :

    • Quick configuration duplication or downloads
    • User-friendly HMI
      All thanks to the wide choice of tools common to both the Altivar and the Lexium series 2 ranges, like the Simple Loader and Multi Loader tools, the graphic interface, the remote HMI terminal, the SoMove software workshop and the mobile phone and Bluetooth interface software.

    Increased productivity
    Energy saving :

    • Design and installation cost savings provided by the SoMove software workshop
    • Auto-tuning: Shorter setup time and optimum performance levels
    • Total compatibility with the Altivar 31 in terms of both hardware and software, providing extended product replacement options

    Compact size :

    • Enclosures can be smaller (integrated EMC depending on the model and side-by-side mounting option without derating)

    Standards and certifications :

    • EC/EN 61800-5-1, IEC/EN 61800-3 (environments 1 and 2, categories C1 to C3), CE, UL, CSA, C-Tick, NOM, GOST

    How to Videos

    Configuring ATV312 for 3 Wire Control


    Programming ATV312 for Start-Stop & Speed Dial Control via VW3A1101


    Programming ATV312 for Terminal Input & Speed Control via VW3A1101


    Sink And Source Switch Configuration For Altivar 312


    How to reset SLF Serial Link Fault on ATV312


    How to Reset ATV312 Back to Factory Defaults


    Extremely user-friendly yet packed with advanced communication features !

    The range Altivar 31 is replaced by the range Altivar 312.

    Ease of communication :

    • Modbus and CANopen integrated as standard
    • CANopen Daisy Chain, DeviceNet, ProfibusDP
    • Ethernet/Modbus and Fipio/Modbus gateways

    Simplified user interface :

    • Configuration via mobile phone (Bluetooth®)
    • Intuitive navigation
    • Local controls on the front panel
    • Numerous application-specific functions
    • Auto-tuning for optimum performance
    • Integrated EMC filter
    • Rugged for use in all environments
    • A wide choice of voltage ranges


    • Handling and packing
    • Packaging
    • Textile machines
    • Special machines
    • Pumps and fans


    • With Simple Loder
    • with Mobile 2
    • For Motor Power 1.5 kW

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