The powerful Perkins 4000 series have been designed in advance to cope with the forever growing power generation needs. The 4008TAG1A is a 8 cylinder 31 litre diesel engine which is currently manufactured in Stafford, UK. The Perkins build list for this engine model begins DGAH.
The 4008TAG1A can only be ran at the 50Hz configuration however it is still a very capable and versatile engine.
The engine includes a turbocharger with an air-to-air charge cooler and requires 153 litres of oil for lubrication, 162 litres of coolant for the water cooling system and has a total displacement of 30.561L. All these lead to the production of 1183 horsepower (882 kWm) at 1500 RPM.
This Perkins Diesel Engine has dimensions of 3852mm (151.7") Long, 2046mm (80.5") Wide and 2067mm (81.3") high. The cylinders have dimensions of 160mm for the bore and 190mm for the stroke. The (dry) mass of the engine is 4270kg (these measurements are for the temperate cooling, see spec sheet for tropical cooling dimensions).
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 around the world. If a larger output is required, this engine could also be placed in parallel with other engines to increase output. Full time service assistance is available from Perkins at all times. They have a world class network of stockists, suppliers and trained engine experts at their disposal to help along with a selection of modern 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.