【Safety Certification】Terms Relating to Hardware Configuration of PDS in IEC/EN/UL 61800-5-1
equipment or equipments including at least the PDS and the driven equipment
- Power Drive System (PDS)
system for the speed control of an electric motor, including the CDM and motor but not the driven equipment
- Complete Drive Module (CDM)
drive system, without the motor and the sensors which are mechanically coupled to the motor shaft, consisting of, but not limited to, the BDM, and extensions such as feeding section and auxiliaries
- Basic Drive Module (BDM)
drive module, consisting of a converter section and a control section for speed, torque, current or voltage, etc.
- IEC/ EN/ UL 61800-5-1:
Adjustable Speed Electrical Power Drive Systems – Part 5-1,
Safety Requirements – Electrical, Thermal and Energy
GCS Safety Team
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