Banner Blog

  • Buy a Starter, Help Defeat ALS!

    In the month of March, Franklin Control Systems (FCS) will be donating a portion of our proceeds from select starter sales to the Oregon and SW Washington chapter of the ALS Association. Contact your FCS sales rep or local FCS distributor for more information on this charitable promotion. 


    Read More
  • Ski to Defeat ALS Fundraising Event

    Franklin Control Systems will be the official sponsor of the 2016 Ski to Defeat ALS event taking place on Saturday, April 9th. 

    Read More
  • FCS at AHR - Booth 4842

    Franklin Controls Systems will be at the AHR Expo in Orlando next week! We'll be in the Franklin Electric booth with Little Giant. Several demos will be set up, including the new EMS with FE Connect. Drop by and say hello!

    Read More
  • VFD bypasses and backups: Which should you use?

    Originally introduced as an efficient and effective way to reduce energy consumption by allowing motors to be run at different speeds, variable frequency drives (VFDs) have become commonplace in the HVAC industry ...

    Read More
  • Pipe-Fill, Broken Pipe, and Under Load Detection

    Variable frequency drive (VFD) systems help reduce energy consumption and provide smart control of the system with the integration of a pressure transducer to regulate constant pressure. To run a constant pressure system, the VFD must administer an algorithm called a proportional-integral-derivative (PID) loop ... 

    Read More
  • Motors and Drives: Even the Best Relationships Have Issues

    Over the last 20 years, variable-frequency drives (VFDs) have become the dominant form of motor control in the HVAC industry. Tremendous energy savings and more-precise control sit atop a long list of benefits that have propelled VFDs to industry-standard status ... 

    Read More
  1. 1
  2. 2