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Common Mistakes When Installing Inverters

Industrial power inverters have a straightforward purpose, but there are several mistakes users can make when installing the equipment. Below, we take a look at four of the most common of these mistakes. As you’ll see, by simply taking your time with the installation process and using common sense,... [Read More]

4 Simple Ways to Tell Inverter Manufacturers Apart

There are hundreds of inverter manufacturers in the U.S. alone, and they all manufacture power inverters. Is there a difference between the companies, or do they simply saturate the inverter market and try to mop up as many sales as possible? As it turns out, there are quite a... [Read More]

4 Reasons for Imperfect Part Fitment With Modular Inverters

The phrase “perfect parts fitment” refers to equipment whose parts are in precisely the correct position, right down to the smallest unit of part fitment measurement. When you order modular inverters from Exeltech, every component of the equipment is positioned as it should be. But how do you make... [Read More]

Can You Sell Surplus Industrial Power to the Electric Company?

Each month, your organization receives a utility bill from the electric company. Wouldn’t it be nice to receive a check instead? Hypothetically, that’s what can happen when you generate surplus electricity, and form a contract with the electric company to buy the power. The federal government requires utilities in... [Read More]

The Importance of NEBS Level 3 Certification

Some inverter manufacturers produce inverters for environments that don’t involve adverse operating conditions. At organizations large and small, you’ll find inverters in places such as electrical closets, along production lines, in data center workstations (where they connect to uninterruptible power supplies), and other areas that don’t put a significant... [Read More]

Maintaining Modular Inverters: Is IPA a Good Solvent?

Modular inverters are reminiscent to blade servers you slip into a large chassis that has multiple server slots. As with servers, one of the main benefits of deploying modular inverters on this model is they can be inserted in the chassis to scale up capacity. Instead of buying a... [Read More]

Tips for Assessing Inverter Reliability

Wouldn’t it be nice to know that your trusty industrial power inverter was about to experience a failure, and correct the problem before the inverter crashed? Using the four industrial power inverter assessment strategies below can help you do exactly this. However, before you use any of these strategies... [Read More]

Evaluating Inverter Manufacturers

When we’re shopping for something, we often like to choose between multiple offers from different manufacturers, or at least multiple choices from a single manufacturer. However, when the choices number in the hundreds, the multitude of options can feel overwhelming. This often happens when organizations set out to evaluate... [Read More]

What’s The Difference Between Modular Inverters and Standard Inverters

There are plenty of offers for modular inverters on the internet, but some manufacturers don’t take time explain how modular inverters differ from standard inverters. This is usually because customers already know what modular inverters are, and have arrived at a manufacturer’s website looking for them. However, if this... [Read More]

What to Ask a Custom Inverter Manufacturer Before You Buy

You’ve looked almost everywhere — online and off — but you can’t seem to find the right inverter for your power needs. If you’ve been shopping for days or weeks, and you’re still at an impasse, you may be in the market for a custom inverter. If so, and... [Read More]