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All About the Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 Engine

What is the Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 diesel engine?

The Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 is a part of the Perkins 1100 series of engines. The 1106A-70TAG2 engine has been engineered to have an improved power to weight ratio, which has also made the engine more efficient.

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Where is the Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 diesel engine currently manufactured?

The 1106A-70TAG2 engine is a 7.0 L straight 6 which is currently manufactured in Peterborough, UK. The build list number for this Perkins engine begins PR.

This engine is very versatile and suited for many markets, the mechanical fuel injection system alongside the 7 L engine has allowed for the world class power density. In addition this engine can be ran at either 50 Hz or 60 Hz.

What is the displacement of the Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 diesel engine?

The engine is aspirated by having a turbocharger and air to air after cooler. The engine requires 16.5 L of oil for lubrication, 21 L of coolant and has a total displacement of 7.01 L.

What is the power output of the Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 diesel engine?

The Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 can produce 225.2 horsepower (167.9 kWm) at 1800 RPM. Oil service intervals are 500 hours as standard.

What power rating does the Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 diesel engine run at?

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

What is the fuel consumption of the Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 diesel engine?

The Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 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 16.4 litres/hr
  • At 75% it uses 24.7 litres/hr
  • At prime power it uses 33.4 litres/hr
  • At 110% it uses 36.1 litres/hr

What are the dimensions of the Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 diesel engine?

1763mm (69.4") Long, 756mm (29.8") Wide and 1142mm (45") high are the dimensions of this Perkins Engine. 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 an array of power needs in many different conditions in either its 50Hz or 60Hz configuration. This would be done by pairing it with an alternator to make a generator. The generator could also be placed in parallel to increase the power output for when a larger power is needed.

What customer support is offered with the Perkins 1106A-70TAG2 diesel engine?

Perkins have a worldwide team of trained professionals who are on hand to help with your product. They offer service around the clock, 365 days a year. They also have a variety of web based tools they can use to help solve issues surrounding technical information, genuine spare parts and ordering systems. The Perkins team are dedicated to making sure your engine is performing at its best.

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