The Perkins 2800 series are a well proven range of straight 6 18 L engines which have been engineered to meet the uncompromising demands in the power generation industry. The 2806A-E18TTAG5 is a 6 cylinder diesel engine with a capacity of 18 L. The 2806A-E18TTAG5 is currently built in the USA and the Perkins build number begins JGFF.
This engine can be set to run at the 50Hz or 60Hz configuration and the excellent features of this engine allow for improved efficiency and better fuel economy.
The 2806A-E18TTAG5 has two turbochargers in series with an air-to-air charge cooler. The engine 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 therefore produces 996 horsepower (743 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 engine, paired with an alternator, would make a good all round reliable generator set to produce power for many industries. To increase the power produced, the generator can be placed in parallel with other generators, making the engine even more versatile.
Perkins engines come with world class technical support and after sales service. Their worldwide team of trained experts are on hand to help at all times; and with a selection of web based tools they are able to help with issues surrounding ordering systems, technical information and locating genuine spare parts. The Perkins team are committed to making sure your engine is always performing at its optimum levels.