Danfoss Drives’ VLT Soft Starter MCD500 with Adaptive Acceleration Control (AAC) enables users to select different acceleration and deceleration profiles according to specific application needs. The MCD500 is available in 23 models and five different frame sizes, from 21A–1600A (7.5kW–800kW). The G1 frame size is IP20-rated, and G2–G5 frame sizes are IP00-rated. Optional finger-guard kits are available for the G2–G5 frames to achieve IP20. The MCD500 is smaller and more compact than its MCD3000 predecessor. The MCD500 series has earned certification and approvals by the following: CE, CCC, C-Tick, RoHs, UL, cUL and Lloyds Register. The series offers both constant current and Adaptive Acceleration Control, making it a good fit for water and wastewater, HVAC, industrial, and food and beverage applications, among others.