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Compact, Reliable and Easy to Use


Simply power on and Optidrive E3 is up and running, providing precise motor control and energy savings using the factory settings.

E3 IP20


Up to 22kW

Easy to use

Compact & robust

E3 IP66


Up to 7.5kW


Washdown ready

E3 Single Phase


Up to 1.1kW

Special boost phase

General Purpose AC Drive


0.37 – 22kW  /  0.5 – 30 HP

110 – 480V Single & 3 Phase Input

Sensorless Vector Control for all Motor Types


Precise and reliable control for IE2, IE3 & IE4 motors.


Induction Motors (IM)

Permanent Magnet Motors (PM)

Brushless DC Motors (BLDC)

Synchronous Reluctance Motors (SynRM)

Simple Commissioning


14 parameter basic setup. Default settings suitable for most applications. Contactor style connection for simple wiring.

Intuitive Keypad Control


Precise digital control at the touch of a button.

Application Macros


Switch between Industrial, Pump & Fan modes to optimise Optidrive E3 for your application.

Internal Category C1 EMC Filter


An internal filter in every Optidrive E3 saves cost and time for installation.


Cat C1 according to EN61800-3:2004

Optidrive E3 Features


Innovative technology, reliability, robustness and ease of use in a range of compact IP20 & IP66 enclosures.

Industrial Mode


Industrial mode optimises Optidrive E3 for load characteristics of typical industrial applications.

Pump Mode


Pump mode makes energy efficient pump control easier than ever.

Fan Mode


Fan mode (inc. fire operation) makes air handling a breeze, ideal for simple HVAC systems.

Applications include:


• Conveyors

• Mixers

• Treadmills

Applications include:


• Dosing Pumps

• Borehole Pumps

• Transfer Pumps

• Swimming Pools

• Spas

• Fountains

Applications include:


• Air Handling Units

• Ventilation Fans

• Circulating Fans

• Air Curtains

• Kitchen Extract



Compact, robust and reliable general purpose drive for panel mounting



Enclosed drives for direct machine mounting, dust-tight and ready for washdown duty

Dust-Tight Design


Install directly on your processing equipment and be sure of protection from dust and contaminants.

Washdown Ready


With a sealed ABS enclosure and corrosion resistant heatsink, the Optidrive E3 IP66 is ideal for high-pressure washdown applications.

Optidrive E3 IP66 Switched


Simply wire up the drive, turn the inbuilt potentiometer and the motor will start running – allowing immediate energy savings.


Saving energy cannot be easier than this!


Local Speed Potentiometer

Run Reverse / Off / Run Forward Switch

Lockable Mains Disconnect / Isolator

011 894 7532

011 894 7049

076 982 7371


Unit 15, N12 Industrial Park

188 Dr Vosloo Str

Bartlett, Boksburg


PO Box 407, Isando 1600