The GE DC Power Connect Board DS200PCCAG5 serves as an interface between the drive and the SCR power bridge. The DS200PCCAG5 board has several cables connected to it, depending on the installation and the requirements of the site. And it is always important to remove the cables from the old board and install them on the new replacement board. However, care must be taken to not damage the cables and depending on the type of cable, different procedures must be followed.
Before you start to remove the cables, make note of where the cables are connected on the board being replaced.
Ribbon cables are common to find in the drive for carrying signals for transmitting and receiving information. Ribbon cables are delicate and need to be treated carefully to avoid damage. To remove a ribbon cable, do not pull the cable out from the ribbon portion the cable. With one hand, hold the connector on the board. With the other hand, hold the connector on the cable. Pull the cable out without touching the ribbon.
Other cables are held in place on the board with a tab that secures the cable to the connector. Use a finger to pull the tab. This releases the cable from the connector. At the same time, pull the cable free from the board.
Other cables contain a release tab on the side of the connector. With one hand, press the release tab to release it from the connector on the board. Pull the cable free from the board.