The Perkins 2800 series have been designed to address the relentless power demands within the generation industry. The 2806A-E18TAG2 is a 6 cylinder diesel engine with a capcity of 18 litres. The 2806A-E18TAG2 is currently built in the USA.
This engine can be set to run at the 50Hz or 60Hz configuration and its top features include durable and economic operation along advanced overall performance and reliability.
The engine includes a turbocharger with an air-to-air charge cooler and requires 62 litres of oil for lubrication, 61 litres of coolant for the water cooling system and has a total displacement of 18.1L. All these lead to the production of 842 horsepower (628 kWm) at 1500 RPM and 835 horsepower (623 kWm) at 1800RPM. Oil service intervals are 500 hours as standard.
The dimensions of this Perkins Diesel Engine are 2545mm (100") Long, 1536mm (60.5") Wide and 1808mm (71") high. The cylinders have measurements of 145mm for the bore and 183mm for the stroke. The (dry) mass of the engine is 2050kg.
The rotation of this engine is anti-clockwise, as viewed from the fly wheel.
This powerful engine can be used for a variety of high power industries, at either 50Hz or 60Hz. The engine can also be placed in parallel with multiple engines to increase power output if a larger power is required. Perkins has a world class network of dealerships, dealers and trained engine experts who are available to deliver full time service asssitance around the clock, 365 days a year. They have a selection of state of the art web based tools at their disposal to cover a range of issues. Including; technical information, parts identification and ordering systems. All dedicated to maximising the productivity of your engine over its life-time.