The Cummins KTA50 series has improved over the years through technical development and the aim to future proof the engines. The KTA50-G3 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 50L and also requires 177L of oil and 152L of coolant. The engine therefore produces 1470 horsepower (1097 kWm) at 1500 RPM and 1635 horsepower (1220 kWm) at 1800 RPM.
This Cummins Diesel Engine has dimensions of 3275mm length, 2000mm width, 2200mm height and has a dry weight of 5900 kg. The dimensions of the bore and stroke are both 158.8mm.
This powerful engine can be paired 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.