The powerful Perkins 4000 series have been developed from a proven engine range offering better performance and reliability. The 4012-46TWG2A is a 12 cylinder 46 litre turbocharged diesel engine which is currently manufactured in Stafford, UK.
The 4012-46TWG2A can only be ran at the 50Hz configuration however it is still a very capable and all-round engine. It also has the option of coming with a temperate or tropical radiator.
The turbocharged and air to water cooled engine requires 177 litres of oil for lubrication, 196 litres of coolant for the water cooling system and has a total displacement of 45.842L. All these lead to the production of 1641 horsepower (1224 kWm) at 1500 RPM.
This Perkins Diesel Engine has dimensions of 3714mm (146") Long, 1780mm (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 5220kg.
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.