Cover DIN EN 61800-5-1 VDE 0160-105-1:2017-11

DIN EN 61800-5-1 VDE 0160-105-1:2017-11

* German Language Version *

Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems

Part 5-1: Safety requirements – Electrical, thermal and energy

(IEC 61800-5-1:2007 + A1:2016); German version EN 61800-5-1:2007 + A1:2017
Class/Status: Standard, valid
Released: 2017-11
VDE Art. No.: 0100407


This part of IEC 61800 specifies requirements for adjustable speed power drive systems, or their elements, with respect to electrical, thermal and energy safety considerations. It does not cover the driven equipment except for interface requirements. It applies to adjustable speed electric drive systems which include the power conversion, drive control, and motor or motors. Excluded are traction and electric vehicle drives. It applies to d.c. drive systems connected to line voltages up to 1 kV a.c., 50 Hz or 60 Hz and a.c. drive systems with converter input voltages up to 35 kV, 50 Hz or 60 Hz and output voltages up to 35 kV.