The Perkins 4000 series are a powerful range of engines which have been engineered to meet the demands of today's power generation industry . The 4012-46TAG2A is a 12 cylinder 46L turbocharged diesel engine which is currently manufactured in Stafford, UK. The Perkins build list for this engine model begins DGBM.
The 4012-46TAG2A can only be ran at 50Hz however it is still a very capable and versatile engine. It also has the option of coming with a temperate or tropical radiator.
The turbocharged and air to air cooled engine requires 177L of oil for lubrication, 207L of coolant for the water cooling system and has a total displacement of 45.842L. All these lead to the production of 1957 horsepower (1459 kWm) at 1500 RPM.
This Perkins Diesel Engine has dimensions of 3916mm (154") Long, 1775mm (70") Wide and 2255mm (89") high. The cylinders have dimensions of 160mm for the bore and 190mm for the stroke. The (dry) mass of the engine is 4400kg. (Note these are the measurements with a temperate radiator).
The rotation of this engine is anti-clockwise, as viewed from the fly wheel.
This engine, coupled with an alternator, in a generator set would be an ideal setup for any jobs which demand a high amount of power. For even more power, the generator can be synced with multiple other generators to increase the power output.
Perkins have a team of trained professionals located around the world who are there to ensure your engine is always working at its most efficient and productive levels. The Perkins team also have a variety of modern web based tools at their finger tips to help on a number of issues such as ordering systems, genuine spare parts and technical information.