The powerful Perkins 4000 series have been developed from a proven engine range offering better performance and reliability. The 4008-30TAG3 is a 8 cylinder 31 litre turbocharged diesel engine which is currently manufactured in Stafford, UK.
The 4008-30TAG3 can only be ran at the 50Hz configuration however it is still a very capable and all-round engine.
The engine 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 1408 horsepower (1055 kWm) at 1500 RPM.
This Perkins Diesel Engine has dimensions of 3468mm (137") Long, 2194mm (86") Wide and 1920mm (86") high. The cylinders have dimensions of 160mm for the bore and 190mm for the stroke. The (dry) mass of the engine is 4217kg.
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 sectors 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 around the clock, 365 days a year. 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.