The OEM manufacture a spa product that allows the user to exercise up to 30 minutes. The VS1MD spa product controls the intensity of the workout and allows a maximum of 30 minutes exercise time. The Baldor custom motor is connected to the VS1MD and the workout intensity is changed by varying the VS1MD’s output.
Baldor assisted the OEM by removing auxiliary timing circuits by adding timers in the VS1MD. OEM worked with Baldor marketing and engineering to create custom firmware in the VS1MD drive. The additional timing function reduced OEM’s manufacturing cost. Baldor worked with the OEM in the product development.
The VS1MD has the following benefits:
- Second timer addition
- Success has allowed for Baldor participation in new product design
- Commitment by Baldor to help OEM be successful