The powerful Perkins 4000 series have been developed from a proven engine range and aims to address the uncompromising demands in the power generation industry. The 4012-46TAG3A is a V12, 46 L turbocharged diesel engine which is currently manufactured in Stafford, UK. The Perkins build list for this engine model begins DGDM.
The 4012-46TAG3A can only be ran at the 50Hz configuration 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 177 L of oil for lubrication, 207 L of coolant for the water cooling system and has a total displacement of 45.842L. All these lead to the production of 2203 horsepower (1643 kWm) at 1500 RPM.
This Perkins Diesel Engine has dimensions of 3915mm (154") Long, 2198mm (87") Wide and 2259mm (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 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 around the clock, 365 days a year. They have a superior system 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.