The Perkins 1500 Series gives electric power customers the perfect balance of low ownership costs, world-class power density and dependable performance. With a proven, validated core, robust fuel system and excellent capability at altitude and in intense heat, these engines provide an ideal solution for customers operating in tough climate conditions in unregulated territories.1506A-E88TAG ElectropaK 8.8 litre 202-299 kWm standby net power @ 1500 rpm 242-345 kWm standby net power @ 1800 rpmThis engine does not comply to Harmonised International Regulated Emissions Limits
|Emissions||This engine does not comply to Harmonised International Regulated Emissions Limits This engine does not comply to Harmonised International Regulated Emissions Limits||More Less|
|Bore||4.5 in 112.0 mm||More Less|
|Stroke||5.8 in 149.0 mm||More Less|
|Displacement||537.0 in³ 8.8 l||More Less|
|Aspiration||Turbocharged aftercooled Turbocharged aftercooled||More Less|
|Rotation from Flywheel End||Anti-clockwise Anti-clockwise||More Less|
|Compression Ratio||16.1:1 16.1:1||More Less|
|Cooling System||Liquid Liquid||More Less|
|Total Lubricating Capacity||9.0 gal (US) 41.0 l||More Less|
|Combustion System||Direct injection Direct injection||More Less|
|Number of Cylinders||6 vertical inline 6 vertical inline||More Less|
|Total Coolant Capacity||7.8 gal (US) 29.6 l||More Less|
|Cycle||4 stroke 4 stroke||More Less|
|Note 1||Final dimensions dependent on selected options Final dimensions dependent on selected options||More Less|
A great feature of the series is the ease with which users can move between 50-60 Hz power frequencies. So if you're a rental company shipping from Lebanon to Saudi Arabia, for example, you just flick a switch to meet local standards. There's no technician to call, making life easier for you and the operator.All the engines in the 1500 Series benefit from our electric power warranty of one year unlimited hours or two years with up to 500 hours use per year. Your engine will also be supported by our highly trained global distributor network, who will ensure it keeps running whenever and wherever it's used.
The 1500 Series in designed to provide low cost of ownership, simple maintenance and reduced downtime. Oil change intervals are set at 500 hours as standard. One of its most impressive benefits is a fuel saving of up to seven percent on previous models. This is significant in terms of reducing ownership and operating costs. In fact, five to seven years of fuel savings at this level will pay for the entire cost of the engine.
Our 1500 Series has world-class power density that is achieved using a hydraulic actuated unit injection (HEUI) fuel system. This makes the engine robust enough for any territory as it can cope with the variation in fuel quality around the world. The engines are also designed to provide reliable power even in the most extreme climates and performed above and beyond expectations in ambient testing. It also has an improved capability of up to eight percent at altitude making it a durable and dependable performer.