Regency Logo

Regency Generators Knowledge Base

All About the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 Engine

What is the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 diesel engine?

The Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 is a diesel engine from Perkins 1100 series. The 1106A-70TAG3 engine provides greater productivity through an improved power to weight ratio. Perkins have also designed and manufactured this engine to have improved reliability along with reduced costs of ownership.

Need a diesel generator? Our UK made diesel generators include this Perkins diesel engine.

Where is the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 diesel engine currently manufactured?

The 1106A-70TAG3 engine is a 7.0 L turbocharged after cooled 6 cylinder engine which is currently manufactured in the UK in Peterborough. The Perkins build number for this engine begins PR.

The impressive power to weight ratio of this engine has been achieved by using a mechanical fuel injection system alongside the 7 L engine which makes a robust engine for all markets and industries. This engine also runs at either 50 Hz or 60 Hz.

What is the fuel consumption of the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 diesel engine?

The Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 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 20.1 litres/hr
  • At 75% it uses 31.8 litres/hr
  • At prime power it uses 41.6 litres/hr
  • At 110% it uses 44.6 litres/hr

What is the displacement of the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 diesel engine?

The engine requires 16.5 L of oil for lubrication, 21 L of coolant, for the liquid cooled cooling system, and has a total displacement of 7.01 L.

What is the power output of the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 diesel engine?

The power output of the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 is 267.8 horsepower (199.9 kWm) at 1800 RPM. Oil service intervals are 500 hours as standard.

What power rating does the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 diesel engine run at?

This engine is available for use in a diesel generator at either Prime (PRP) or Standby (ESP) power ratings and has been designed for excellent load acceptance to ensure power is produced quickly in all conditions.

What are the dimensions of the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 diesel engine?

The dimensions of this Perkins Diesel Engine are 1763mm (69.4") Long, 756mm (29.8") Wide and 1142mm (45") high. The cylinders have measurements of 105mm for the bore and 135mm for the stroke. The engine has a (dry) mass of 788kg.

As viewed from the flywheel end, the rotation of this engine is anti-clockwise.

This engine could be used to supply a multitude of power applications in varying conditions in either its 50Hz or 60Hz configuration. It could also be placed in parallel to increase the power output for when a larger power job is required.

What customer support is offered with the Perkins 1106A-70TAG3 diesel engine?

The sophisticated multinational network of Perkins suppliers, distributors and trained engine professionals are available to deliver full time service assistance around the clock, 365 days a year. They have a variety of modern web based tools at their disposal to cover technical information, parts identification and ordering systems. All dedicated to maximising the efficiency and performance of your engine over its life-cycle.