The A1000 variable speed drive from Yaskawa America Inc. is a full-featured drive that provides outstanding quality, performance, flexibility and environmental friendliness through 1000HP, according to the manufacturer. For new installations or retrofits, the A1000 provides a single robust solution, regardless of your application. The new A1000 has a calculated design life that is twice as long as previous generations. Compatibility with interior and surface permanent magnet motors provides highly efficient, precision control with incredible performance, producing up to 200 percent torque with or without feedback. User-friendly configuration tools, including a multi-language LCD display, parameter storage, application presets and a portable USB copy unit, make programming and configuration simple. DriveWizard® computer software delivers configuration, monitoring and trending functions enhanced by direct connectivity through the A1000’s standard USB port.