The Perkins 2800 series have been designed to address the never ending power demands within the generation industry. The 2806A-E18TTAG5 is a 6 cylinder diesel engine with a capcity of 18 litres. The 2806A-E18TTAG5 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 the best possible economy.
The engine includes a series turbocharger with an air-to-air charge cooler and requires 68 litres of oil for lubrication, 110 litres of coolant for the water cooling system and has a total displacement of 18.1L. All these lead to the production of 996 horsepower (743 kWm) at 1500 RPM and 1063 horsepower (793 kWm) at 1800RPM. 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 for a variety of high power industries, at either 50Hz or 60Hz configuration. 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 stockists, suppliers 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 committed to maximising the performance of your engine over its life-time.