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All About the Baudouin 12M26G1000/5 Engine

What is the Baudouin 12M26G1000/5 diesel engine?

The Baudouin 12M26G1000/5 engine is a mid sized turbocharged and air to air cooled engine which runs at 1500 RPM, has 12 cylinders and a total displacement of 31.8L. It is a part of the 12M26 series of diesel engines which are currently manufactured in France and China.

The fuel system this engine uses is an in line fuel injection pump with an electric governor for improved efficiency.

What is the power output of the Baudouin 12M26G1000/5 diesel engine?

This 12M26G1000/5 Baudouin Engine produces 1209.6 horsepower (902 kWm).

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What power rating does the Baudouin 12M26G1000/5 diesel engine run at?

If this engine is used in a diesel generator it can be ran at either the Prime (PRP) or Standby (ESP) power ratings.

What is the fuel consumption of the Baudouin 12M26G1000/5 engine?

The Baudouin 12M26G1000/5 fuel consumption depends on its load. At 1500 rpm prime power it is has the following fuel consumption (percent of prime power):

  • At 50% it uses 102 litres/hr
  • At 75% it uses 147.3 litres/hr
  • At 100% it uses 196.8 litres/hr
  • At Emergency Standby Power it uses 219.3 litres/hr

What are the dimensions of the Baudouin 12M26G1000/5 diesel engine?

This Baudouin Diesel Engine has dimensions of 3182mm in length, 1992mm in width and 2150mm in height. With a dry weight of 3660kg (all measurements including the radiator). The cylinders have a bore of 150mm and stroke of 150mm.

This medium to large sized engine can be coupled with an alternator to create a diesel generator which can be used for power generation in many different environments or industries. To further increase the power output the generator could be placed in parallel with other generators, this is known as syncing.

What customer support is offered with the Baudouin 12M26G1000/5 diesel engine?

Baudouin are always on hand to help with your engine. Their knowledgeable worldwide team are able to help solve a variety of problems, should you have any.