Coreless magnetic current sensors underline their value in next-generation drive equipment

Accurate current measurement is a key element of modern industrial drives, making it possible to regulate torque and ensure that ongoing operational efficiency levels are maximized. In this application, efficiency goals and safety requirements dictate that the measurement methodology employed achieves a high degree of linearity and rapid responsiveness. Budgetary constraints also need to be considered. The following article examines the various current sensor options available for industrial drive control and provides a clear recommendation.