VB-40-600A - DC Brake

VB DC Injection Braking Module, 40-600A

VB DC Injection Braking Module for AC Motors, 40-600A with standstill dependant braking.


VB DC Injection Braking Module for AC Motors, 40-600A.


  • control via motor contactor
  • standstill- or time-dependet braking
  • signalling relay for exceeded braking times
  • braking current adjustments 0…100%, current control
  • automatic remanence time optimization
  • braking times 0.5 – 320s
  • temperature monitoring of heat sink
  • potential-free signalling and control outputs
  • 2nd braking time 0.5 – 40s selectable
  • manual braking stop selectable


  • DC braking with one -way rectification
  • contolled by microcontroller
  • suitable for all asynchronous motors
  • easy mounting, also for retrofitting into existing plants
  • wear-resistant and maintenance-free
  • integrated braking contactor (devices up to 60A)
  • degree of protection IP 20


The following option packages are available:

VersiBrake 230/400-40 … 600, “with option package APC”

  • braking current display
  • plug-in control terminals
  • motor PTC monitoring
  • star-delta starting control
  • standstill signalling relay
  • braking current monitoring

VersiBrake 600-40 … 600 UL, “with option package APBC”

  • all options included as “option package APC”
  • wide voltage range 200-600V
  • further control voltages upon request

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