MOVI‑SWITCH® Gearmotor with Motor Starter


The particularly economical solution for decentralisation at power levels up to 3 kW: MOVI‑SWITCH®, the compact and sturdy gearmotor with integrated switching and protection functions and with IP54 degree of protection; also available with IP55, IP65 or IP66 degree of protection.
Are you looking for a particularly sturdy and economical gearmotor with integrated switching and protection functions? No problem. The MOVI-SWITCH® gearmotor for decentralisation applications up to 3 kW is exactly what you are looking for. The switching and protection functions integrated in the motor terminal box make it possible. You can choose between designs with a contactless star bridge connector or a contact-based switching element. The various designs also offer two different options for the direction of rotation: one direction of rotation, clockwise or counterclockwise depending on the phase sequence, or two directions of rotation, clockwise and counterclockwise independent of the phase sequence.
All in one motor. The 3 MOVI-SWITCH® designs are compact, sturdy and equipped with high-performance features. Thermal motor protection and an optional AS-Interface, all integrated into the motor in a compact fashion.


Switching function On/off, one direction of rotation On/off, two directions of rotation
Switching element Contactless star bridge switch Switching element with contact
Direction of rotation CW or CCW, depending on the phase sequence CW and CCW, regardless of the phase sequence
  • Binary control signals RUN/OK
  • Connection via 1 M12 plug connector
  • Binary control signals CW/CCW/OK
  • Connection via 2 M12 plug connectors
  • Alternatively with integrated AS-Interface
    Alternatively with integrated AS-Interface
Brake management Standard with BGW brake rectifier Standard with BG brake rectifier
  • Integrated brake control
  • Optional external control with BGM brake rectifier
Protection function Thermal motor protection with integrated evaluation
  • Thermal motor protection with integrated evaluation
  • Supply system monitoring
    (Power and phase failure)
Degree of protection IP54, optionally IP55, IP65 or IP66
Ambient temperature –25 °C to + 40 °C (to + 60 °C)

Technical Data

MOVI-SWITCH® gearmotor with integrated switching and protection functions

Power range
Number of poles MSW-1E MSW-1EM MSW-2S
4 0.37 – 3.0 0.09 – 0.25 0.37 – 3.0
2 0.37 – 3.0 0.12 – 0.37 0.37 – 3.0
6 0.25 – 1.5 0.25 – 1.5