Archive for the ‘Inverter’ Category

Selecting Industrial Power Inverters: 4 Cost Cutting Tips

Most companies and organizations that buy industrial power inverters can easily afford the purchase. But who wouldn’t like to save money on the purchase to add to the bottom line? If you’re in the market for industrial power inverters, check out the cost saving tips below. They’ll help you... [Read More]

Evaluating Inverter Manufacturers: 5 Important Questions

The reliability and capability of power inverters start with the manufacturing process. We typically evaluate equipment after it shows what it can do. But the potential for poor inverter performance may be identified by evaluating inverter manufacturers before the sale. If you need to develop a process for vetting... [Read More]

Custom Modular Inverters: 4 Benefits for Industrial Users

At a time when many companies seek the smallest footprint for work equipment, custom modular inverters appeal to inverter users. A chassis that holds multiple modular inverters can replace the need to install inverters separately. In addition to helping conserve workspace, modular inverters offer four benefits that users of... [Read More]

Industrial Power Outages: Using Solar Panels With Inverters

If there is ever a time when we appreciate how much we depend on the electrical grid for industrial power, it’s during an electrical power outage. According to a 2017 report from Diesel Service & Supply — a longtime supplier of industrial power generators and related hardware — “The... [Read More]

Inverter Maintenance: Inverter Manufacturers vs. Third Parties

Compared to many types of complex electrical equipment, industrial power inverters are fairly easy to maintain. Remove a few screws and lift away the rigid equipment housing, and you have a relatively small piece of equipment you can place on a tabletop to perform the maintenance operation. However, while... [Read More]

Modular Inverters: A Scalable Solution for Small Business

If you run a small business that needs an inverter, and the expansion of your business will eventually require additional inverters, you have two options for scaling up: add new inverters independently, as the need arises; or scale up using modular inverters that are housed in a central chassis,... [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]