Compact Vector Control Drive V1000

Bringing you the world’s smallest variable speed drive to stand at the top of its class: V1000

Yaskawa has built a reputation for high performance, functionality, quality, and reliability. To make it even easier to optimize your applications. we present the new V1000.

So advanced! A single drive with so many uses, benefiting your application the more you use it.

So easy! Quick and easy installation, ready to run your application in no time. You'll be amazed how simple it is to use.

Smallest in the world! Top performance for its class. Loaded with functions and features in an unbelievably small package!

Quick and easy installation, ready to run your application in no time. You'll be amazed how simple it is to use

Common Specifications

Rated Voltage

Rated Frequency

Rated Output Capacity

Single-phase AC power supply 200 to 240V

50 – 60 Hz

0.1 to  3.7 kW

Three-phase AC power supply: 200 to 240V

50 – 60 Hz

0.1 to 18.5 kW

Three-phase AC power supply: 380to 480V

50 – 60 Hz

0.2to 18.5 kW

-           Overload Tolerance: Normal Duty Rating: 120% of rated output current for 60s.

Heavy Duty Rating: 150% of rated output current for 60s.

-          Analogue Input: 0 - 10V, 4 - 20 mA.

-          Output Frequency: 0~400 Hz

-          Carrier Frequency: 2kHz (user-set, 2to 15kHz possible)

Control Characterists:

-          Control Methods: Open Loop Vector Control (Current Vector), V/f Control, PM Open Loop Vector Control (for SPM and IPM motors)

-          Starting Torque: 200% / 0.5Hz (assumes Heavy Duty rating IM of 3.7kW or less using Open Loop Vector Control), 50% / 6Hz (assumes PM Open Loop Vector Control)

-          Speed Control Range: 1:100 (Open Loop Vector Control), 1:20to 40 (V/f Control), 1:10 (PM Open Loop Vector Control)

-          Accel/Decel Time: 0.0to 6000.0s (4selectable combinations of independent acceleration and deceleration settings)

-          Main Control Functions: Momentary power loss ride-thru, Speed search, Overtorque detection, Torque limit, 17-step speed (max), Accel/decel time switch, S-curve accel/decel, 3-wire sequence, Auto-tuning (rotational, stationary tuning for resistance between lines), Dwell, Cooling fan on/off switch, Slip compensation, Torque compensation, Frequency jump, Upper/lower limits for frequency reference, DC injection braking at start and stop, Overexcitation braking, High slip braking, PID control (with sleep function), Energy saving control, MEMOBUS comm. (RS-485/422max, 115.2kbps), Fault restart, Application presets, DriveWorksEZ (customized function), Removable terminal block with parameter backup function…

Protection Function:


Motor Protection, Momentary Overcurrent Protection, Overload Protection, Overvoltage Protection, Undervoltage Protection, Momentary Power Loss Ride-Thru, Heatsink Overheat Protection Protection by thermistor, Braking Resistance, Stall Prevention, Ground Fault Protection Protection by electronic circuit, Charge LED Electronic reversing

Protection Design: IP20, NEMA1 Type 1, and IP66/NEMA4 (water-resistant)


Wide Range of Options Available!

-          Communications Option Card: MECHATROLINK-2 Interface, MECHATROLINK-3 Interface, CC-Link Interface, DeviceNet Interface, LONWORKS Interface, PROFIBUS-DP Interface, CANopen Interface

-          PG Speed Controller Cards…


-  Normal Duty Applications: HVAC, Fan, Pump

-  Heavy Duty Applications: Compressor, Conveyor, Chain Block Hoist, Machine Tool, Commercial Washing Machine, Food & Beverage, Auto Shutter, Packaging