SIEMENS SINAMICS V20 Inverter – Inverter AC Drive

Just because it’s Easy…

As more and more applications in plant and machinery construction require custom solutions to automate simple motion sequences with minimal requirements, Siemens answers with the compact SINAMICS V20 drive.

  • Easy to Install
  • Easy to Use
  • Easy to Save Money
… doesn’t mean it’s not Powerful.

The SINAMICS V20 is surprisingly versatile, features quick commissioning times, robustness, and energy efficiency. With four frame sizes, it covers a power range extending from 0.16 to 20 HP.

SIEMENS SINAMICS V20 – an overview of its strengths

Easy to install   

Push-through and wall mounting – side-by-side possible for both   

USS and MODBUS RTU at terminals   

Integrated braking chopper from 7.5 kW to 15 kW (10 hp up to 20 hp)

Easy to use   

Parameter loading without power supply   

Integrated application and connection macros   

Keep Running Mode for uninterrupted operation   

Wide voltage range, advanced cooling design and coated PCBs increase robustness

Easy to save money   

ECO mode for V/f, V2/f    Hibernation mode    DC coupling


SINAMICS V20 – an overview of the technology

Voltage and power range:
1AC 200 V – 240 V, ±10 %;
3AC 380 V – 480 V +10 % / -15 %0.12 kW – 15 kW (0.17 hp up to 20 hp)
Control modes:
V/f, V2/f, FCC
SINAMICS V20 – typical applications
SINAMICS V20 with its compact design and options (for example, an external BOP, connecting cable, filter, braking resistors, shielding, …) can be individually adapted to particular applications or user requirements. The compact and rugged devices are tailored for operating pumps, fans, compressors, conveyor belts as well as basic drive applications in the process and manufacturing industries.

SINAMICS V20 Features

Easy to Install Easy to Use Easy to Save Money
Push-through and wall mounting – side-by-side possible for both Parameter loading without power supply ECO mode for V/fHz V2/Hz
USS and MODBUS RTU at terminals Integrated application and connection macros Hibernation mode
Integrated braking chopper from 10 – 20 HP (7.5 – 15 kW) Keep Running Mode for uninterrupted operation DC coupling
Wide voltage range, advanced cooling design and coated PCBs increase robustness

Typical Applications

SINAMICS V20 has a compact design, and can be individually adapted to the particular application or user requirements using various options – for example, an external BOP, connecting cable, filter, braking resistors, shielding.. The rugged construction is ideal for operating pumps, fans, compressors and conveyor belts, as well as for basic drive applications in the process and manufacturing industries.

Product manuals

# File Description Date added File size Downloads
1 pdf SINAMICS V20-The perfect drive solution for basic applications SINAMICS V20-The perfect drive solution for basic applications
12/26/2017 11:14 2 MB 189
2 pdf SINAMICS V20 Inverter Compact Operating Instructions SINAMICS V20 Inverter Compact Operating Instructions
12/26/2017 11:14 695 KB 311