by Sprint Electric

DC Motor Control Up To 16 Amps (2.2KW/3HP) - 1 Quadrant

To allow you to easily integrate with other drives and control equipment, the 1600i is a fully isolated, single direction DC motor controller.
Suitable for systems integrators, panel builders and OEM manufacturers, the compact design makes upgrading your existing control system easy. You will also save space in new designs.


  • Control DC motors rated up to 16 Amps (2.2KW/3HP)
  • Fully isolated controller
  • Compact DC drive
  • Switched maximum current ranges for easy matching to motor current rating
  • Suitable for permanent magnet, shunt wound or universal motors
  • 150 x 150 x 90(mm) H x W x D

Technical Highlights

  • On board relay indicates zero speed and/or motor overload
  • PLC compatible input and output signals
  • Precision tacho rectifier
  • Numerous inputs and outputs for complex system applications
  • Torque control input for basic winding or tension control, with overspeed limiting
  • Extra 50% peak torque for rapid acceleration or shock loads
  • Switched maximum current ranges for easy matching to motor current rating
  • Switch selectable Tacho or Armature voltage feedback
  • Adjustable Stability control for optimum motor response
  • Extra 50% peak torque for 30 seconds prior to stall trip operation

User Adjustable Presets

  • Up ramp
  • Down ramp
  • Max motor speed
  • Min motor speed
  • IR comp
  • Stability
  • Max motor current


AC Supply RangeTypical Armature
Max Continuous
Armature Current
Nominal Power
100 to 130v 90v 16A 1.1KW / 1.5HP 1.1KW / 1.5HP
200 to 264v 180v 16A 2.2KW / 3HP 2.2KW / 3HP

Low voltage 30/60V AC supply version available for 24/48V DC motors