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Part of our 2000 Series, the 6 cylinder Perkins 2800 range diesel engine is ideal for your power generation requirements from 591-750 kVA, whether prime or standby power. Building on its already strong EPA Tier 4 electric power range, Perkins is pleased to announce the addition of the Tier 4 Final certified 2806 ElectropaK. The 2806F-E18TAG1 is a turbocharged and air-to-air charge cooled 6 cylinder diesel engine of 18.1 litres displacement. Its premium features provide economic and durable operation, low gaseous emissions, and advanced overall performance and reliability.


18.1 litre

591-750 kVA generator output

Certified against the requirements of U.S. EPA Tier 4 emission standards for non-road mobile machinery, powered by constant speed engines

Power Rating

Mechanical Output** 502-555 kWm 502-555 kWm Less
Electrical Output** 570-625 kVA (455-500 kWe) 570-625 kVA (455-500 kWe) Less
Rated Speed 1800 rpm 1800 rpm Less

Emission Standards

Emissions U.S. EPA Tier 4 U.S. EPA Tier 4 Less


Bore 5.7 in 145.0 mm Less
Stroke 7.2 in 183.0 mm Less
Displacement 1106.0 in³ 18.1 l Less
Aspiration Turbocharged and air-to-air charge cooled Turbocharged and air-to-air charge cooled Less
Rotation from Flywheel End Anti-clockwise Anti-clockwise Less
Total Lubricating Capacity 19.5 gal (US) 74.0 l Less
Combustion System Electronic unit injection Electronic unit injection Less
Total Coolant Capacity 26.7 gal (US) 101.0 l Less
Compression Ratio 16:01 16:01 Less
Cooling System Liquid Liquid Less
Cycle 4 stroke 4 stroke Less
Number of Cylinders 6 vertical inline 6 vertical inline Less

Engine Dimensions*

Dry Weight 4552.0 lb 2065.0 kg Less
Height 70.0 in 1773.0 mm Less
Width 59.3 in 1506.0 mm Less
Length 97.0 in 2466.0 mm Less

Aftertreatment Dimensions* - DOC/DPF/SCR

Length 44.0 in 1111.0 mm Less
Width 45.0 in 1153.0 mm Less

Compact, clean and efficient power

Exceptional power to weight ratio and compact size give optimum power density for ease of installation and more cost effective transportation

Designed to provide excellent service access for ease of maintenance

Economic power

Mechanically operated unit fuel injectors with electronic control combined with carefully matched turbocharging give excellent fuel atomsation and combustion with optimum economy

Reliable power

Developed and tested using the latest engineering techniques and finite element analysis for high reliability, low oil usage and low wear rates

High compression ratios ensure clean rapid starting in all conditions

Perkins global product support is designed to enhance the customer experience of owning a Perkins powered machine. We deliver this through the quality of our distribution network, extensive global coverage and a range of Perkins supported OEM partnership options. So whether you are an end-user or an equipment manufacturer our engine expertise is essential to your success

Product support

Perkins actively pursues product support excellence by ensuring our distribution network invest in their territory � strengthening relationships and providing more value to you, our customer

Through an experienced global network of distributors and dealers, fully trained engine experts deliver total service support around the clock, 365 days a year. They have a comprehensive suite of web based tools at their fingertips covering technical information, parts identification and ordering systems, all dedicated to maximising the productivity of your engine

Throughout the entire life of a Perkins engine, we provide access to genuine OE specification parts and service. We give 100% reassurance that you receive the very best in terms of quality for lowest possible cost .. wherever your Perkins powered machine is operating in the world

2806F-E18TAG Standard Equipment

Air inlet system
  • Mounted air filter

Cooling system
  • Gear-driven circulating pump
  • Mounted belt-driven pusher fan
  • Radiator incorporating air-to-air charge cooler, (supplied loose)
  • System designed for ambients up to 50�C (122�F)

Electrical equipment
  • 3 level engine protection system
  • 24 volt starter motor and 24 volt 115 amp alternator with DC output
  • ECM mounted on engine with wiring looms and sensors

Flywheels and flywheel housing
  • High inertia flywheel to SAE J620 size 14
  • SAE No. 1 flywheel housing

Fuel system
  • Fuel cooler
  • Governing to ISO 8528-5 class G2 with isochronous capability
  • Mechanically actuated electronically controlled unit fuel injectors with full authority electronic control
  • Replaceable spin on fuel filter elements with primary filter/water separator

  • Front engine mounting bracket

Oil system
  • Full-flow replaceable filter
  • Oil cooler integral with filter header
  • Wet sump with filler and dipstick

Optional equipment
  • 110 volt/240 volt immersion heater
  • Additional speed sensor
  • Air filter rain hood
  • Temperature and pressure sensors for gauges
  • Tool kit
  • Twin starters/facility for second starter