The Cummins KTA50 series has improved over the years through technical development and the aim to future proof the engines. The KTA50-G8 is a 16 cylinder, turbocharged and after cooled engine which is currently made in India.
The engine comes in either the 50 Hz or 60 Hz configuration and is renown for its performance in the most extreme weather conditions.
This engine has a total displacement of 50.3L and also requires 178L of oil and 496L of coolant. The engine therefore produces 1608 horsepower (1200 kWm) at 1500 RPM.
This Cummins Diesel Engine has dimensions of 3720mm length, 2000mm width, 2516mm height and has a dry weight of 6580 kg. The dimensions of the bore and stroke are both 159mm.
This powerful engine can be coupled with an alternator to make a generator. The generator could be used in a wide range of industries for power generation, and if a larger power is required the generators can be placed in parallel to increase output. Cummins offer a high level of technical support and after sales service with all their products. This support is delivered via their professional global network to make sure your engine is always performing at its optimum levels.