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All About the Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 Engine

What is the Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 diesel engine?

The Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 is a diesel engine from Perkins 1200 range. The 1206A-E70TTAG3 engine is a 6 cylinder series turbocharged after cooled engine which offers a great package with a simple integration design.

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

Where is the Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 diesel engine currently manufactured?

It has a 7.0 litre, straight 6 which is currently manufactured in Peterborough, UK. The Perkins build list number for this engine begins with BP.

This engine can also be set at either a 50Hz or 60Hz configuration making it even more versatile and it also comes with a tropical radiator as standard for optimal cooling year round.

What is the displacement of the Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 diesel engine?

The engine makes use of a series turbocharger with an after cooler and requires 16 L of oil for lubrication, has a liquid cooled cooling system which requires 25 L of coolant and a total displacement of 7.01L.

What is the power output of the Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 diesel engine?

The diesel engine can generate a power output of 333 horsepower (248.6 kWm) at 1500 RPM. Oil service intervals are 500 hours as standard.

What power rating does the Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 diesel engine run at?

Used in a diesel generator, this engine can be ran at either the Prime (PRP) or Standby (ESP) ratings and has been designed to provide a lower cost of ownership with increased efficiency.

What is the fuel consumption of the Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 diesel engine?

The Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 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 28.1 litres/hr
  • At 75% it uses 41.5 litres/hr
  • At 100% it uses 56.9 litres/hr
  • At 110% it uses 64.5 litres/hr

What are the dimensions of the Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 diesel engine?

The dimensions of this Perkins Engine are 1895mm (74.6") Long, 995mm (39.2") Wide and 1372mm (54") high. The cylinders have measurements of 105mm for the bore and 135mm for the stroke. The engine has a (dry) mass of 807.7kg.

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 needs in varying conditions running either at 50Hz or 60Hz.

What customer support is offered with the Perkins 1206A-E70TTAG3 diesel engine?

Perkins have an international team of trained experts who are on hand to help at all times. They have a range of modern web based tools at their disposal to help answer queries on technical information, part identification and ordering systems. Their team are committed to making sure your engine is always performing at its best.

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