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All About the Baudouin 12M26G900/5 Engine

What is the Baudouin 12M26G900/5 diesel engine?

The Baudouin 12M26G900/5 engine is one of the smaller engines from the 12M26 range, however it is still a very powerful engine. The cylinder block and cylinder liners are made from cast iron and each cylinder head has 4 valves, meaning 48 valves in total.

The 12 cylinder engine is set up to run at 50 Hz and the fuel system that the engine uses is an in line fuel injection pump with an electronic governor. The engine rotates counterclockwise.

The Baudouin diesel engine is made in France and China.

What is the power output of the Baudouin 12M26G900/5 diesel engine?

This 12M26G900/5 Baudouin Engine produces 1063.4 horsepower (793 kWm) when running at 1500 RPM.

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What power rating does the Baudouin 12M26G900/5 diesel engine run at?

This engine can be ran at either the Prime (PRP) or Standby (ESP) power ratings in a diesel generator.

What is the fuel consumption of the Baudouin 12M26G900/5 engine?

The Baudouin 12M26G900/5 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 91.01 litres/hr
  • At 75% it uses 130.39 litres/hr
  • At 100% it uses 172.51 litres/hr
  • At Emergency Standby Power it uses 190.48 litres/hr

What are the dimensions of the Baudouin 12M26G900/5 diesel engine?

The dimensions of this Baudouin Engine are as follows; 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 and stroke of 150mm.

This engine would be ideal to use in the power generation industry. Pairing it with an alternator would create a generator that could be used in various conditions to generator power. It is also possible to sync this generator with extra generators to increase the output further.

What customer support is offered with the Baudouin 12M26G900/5 diesel engine?

Baudouin have a team of experts located around the world who are at your disposal for maintenance, technical support, repairs and locating genuine spare parts. Baudouin have built up a reputation at being one of the best in the industry and their after sales service is a prime example of this.