What is the Perkins 4008-30TAG3 diesel engine?
The powerful Perkins 4008-30TAG3 is from Perkins efficient range of 4000 series diesel engines. The 4008-30TAG3 is an 8 cylinder, 31 L turbocharged diesel engine.
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Where is the Perkins 4008-30TAG3 diesel engine currently manufactured?
The Perkins 4008-30TAG3 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.
What is the displacement of the Perkins 4008-30TAG3 diesel engine?
The engine requires 153 L of oil for lubrication, 162 L of coolant for the water cooling system and has a total displacement of 30.561L.
What is the power output of the Perkins 4008-30TAG3 diesel engine?
The power output of the robust engine is 1408 horsepower (1055 kWm) at 1500 RPM.
What power rating does the Perkins 4008-30TAG3 diesel engine run at?
The engine can be used at Prime (PRP), Standby (ESP) and Continuous (COP) ratings in a diesel generator therefore it will cover most generator power requirements around the world.
What is the fuel consumption of the Perkins 4008-30TAG3 diesel engine?
The Perkins 4008-30TAG3 fuel consumption depends on its load. At 1500 rpm prime power it is has the following fuel consumption (percentage of prime power):
- At 50% it uses 120 litres/hr
- At 75% it uses 188 litres/hr
- At prime power it uses 244 litres/hr
- At standby power it uses 269 litres/hr
What are the dimensions of the Perkins 4008-30TAG3 diesel engine?
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.
What customer support is offered with the Perkins 4008-30TAG3 diesel engine?
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.
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