The Yaskawa VM Models are inverter drives with digital vector control.

They are suitable for many industrial and commercial environments where you need reliable and efficient drives. They range from 0.4/0.2to 5.5/3.7kW. You can choose from the models:

  1. 20P4
  2. 20P7
  3. 21P5
  4. 22P2
  5. 23P7
  6. 25P5

The maximum motor output ranges from 0.5 to 7.5 HP kW.

The Yaskawa VM has a variety of features to give you the best quality in inverters:

  1. Input voltage 60 Hz
  2. Speed control range 1:200
  3. Rated output control range 1:2 1:8
  4. Braking resistor
  5. Vibration is 1G

You can choose from two control methods:

  • Speed – speed control by motor encoder signal
  • Torque – vector control with magnetic control

The VM models have a variety of protective functions:

  • Overcurrent

  • Overload

  • Overvoltage

  • Over speed power fault

  • Excessive speed deviation

  • Motor overheat

  • Encoder signal disconnection


  • User-friendly

  • Quiet

  • Safe

  • Good value

  • Low maintenance

  • Reliable

These units have been designed to be used indoors and must be protected from dust and corrosive gases. They operate best at temperatures between 0°C and 55°C.

Yaskawa VM Drives Repair Options

The VM drives are built to last but there are always times when things go wrong. When the worst happens we have a team of professional engineers who work to the highest of standards. They will repair your drive or refurbish it. Failing that, you can replace your unit with another one.

We have decades of experience in the drive repair business so we understand how important reliable drives are to your industry. We will strive to give you the best of service. Not only do we employ the most skillful engineers but we also have a friendly customer service team who is happy to answer all your questions.

Every business is different so we have a variety of options to suit your needs:

  • Standard Repairs – the VM unit will be repaired within 7-10 working days.

  • Urgent Repairs – the VM unit will be repaired within 2-3 working days.

  • Service exchange – Failed units can be replaced within 48 hours with a service exchange unit. *

  • Spare (supply) unit – If you require a spare unit, we can supply the same unit as the original. *

* These services are subject to availability.

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You can benefit from our fast, efficient delivery via courier and our 2-year warranty gives you all the peace of mind you need.

We aim to give top-quality service at low prices.