The Perkins 2800 series have been designed to address the never ending power demands within the power generation industry. The 2806A-E18TTAG4 is a straight 6 diesel engine with a capacity of 18 L. The 2806A-E18TTAG4 is currently built in the USA.
This engine can be set to run at the 50Hz or 60Hz configuration and its design allows this engine to have excellent fuel atomisation and combustion with optimum economy.
The engine includes two turbochargers in series with an air-to-air charge cooler, requires 68 L of oil for lubrication, 110 L of coolant for the water cooling system and has a total displacement of 18.1L. The engine produces 919 horsepower (685 kWm) at 1500 RPM and 1063 horsepower (793 kWm) at 1800 RPM. Oil service intervals are 500 hours as standard.
The dimensions of this Perkins Diesel Engine are 2538mm (100") Long, 1691mm (67") Wide and 2126mm (84") high. The cylinders have measurements of 145mm for the bore and 183mm for the stroke. The (dry) mass of the engine is 2361kg.
The rotation of this engine is anti-clockwise, as viewed from the fly wheel.
This powerful engine can be used to produce power for a number of power hungry industries. For jobs that require more power than what one of these engines can provide, it is possible to put the generators in parallel with another generator to further increase the output.
Perkins has a world class network of stockists, suppliers and trained engine experts who are available to deliver full time service assistance 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. This is all done to ensure your engine is running at its best throughout its life time.