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Perkins 8.5 kW Diesel Generator - Whether for a work site, cabin, lodge, or standby emergency power, this Perkins diesel will do the job every day. Day after day.

This unit operates at 1800 RPM and with its critical exhaust silencer, deep stiff crankcase, isolated valve cover and 4 point vibration mounts, this set runs smooth and quiet.

This unit features a Perkins 1.1L in-line 3-cylinder diesel engine, indirect injection for increased fuel efficiency, low heat rejection and quicker starts, brushless generator end, cool flow radiator with fan guards, residential muffler, automatic voltage regulation, high volume air filter, muffler, control panel with hour meter and automatic safety shutdowns for low oil pressure and high water temperature.



Options   Price
55 Gallon Fuel Drum Kit + $195
Two-Wire Auto Start + $799
100 Amp Automatic Transfer Switch + $1599
60 Gallon Subbase Fuel Tank + $2375
Sound Enclosure + $3275

Power Single-Phase  
Maximum Output 8,500 watts
Continous Output 8,000 watts
Load Amperage at 120 volts  
Maximum Load 70 Amps
Continous Load 66.7 Amps
Load Amperage at 240 volts  
Maximum Load 33.3 Amps
Continous Load 42 Amps
Sound Level @ 23 ft(7 m) at full load 72 dB(A)

Model Perkins 403D-11G
Combustion System Indirect Injection
Operating RPM 1800
Number of Cylinders 3
Cylinder Arrangement Vertical in-line
Cycle 4 stroke
Cylinder Block Cast Iron Block w/ Cast Iron Sleeve
Bore & Stroke 3.03" x 3.19"
Displacement 1131 cc
Compression Ratio 23:01
Exhaust Outlet 2" OD Muffler Outlet
Oil Capacity (w/ Oil Filter) 8 Qts
Cooling Water-Cooled
Coolant Capacity Approx. 6.5 Qts
Fuel No. 2 Diesel
Electric Fuel Pump 12 V - Standard
Fuel/Water Seperator Standard
Starting System Electric

Consumption at 1/2 load 0.46 gallons/hour
Consumption at 3/4 load 0.64 gallons/hour
Consumption at full load load 0.86 gallons/hour

Control Panel   
Turn Key Start Standard
Hour meter Standard
Oil Pressure Shutdown Standard
Engine Overspeed Shutdown Standard
High Temperature Shutdown Standard

Installation Data   
Fuel Inlet Hose Size 3/8"
Fuel Return Hose Size 5/16"
Power Lead Size No. 4 AWG
Exhaust Outlet 2" OD Muffler Outlet
Coolant Recommendation Mixture: 1/2 Anti-Freeze & 1/2 Water
Radiator Dimensions
(L x D x H)
14-1/2" x 7-3/4" x 21"
Service-Side Direction
(Facing Radiator)
Exhaust Direction
(Facing Service Side)
Fuel Inlet & Return Location
(Facing Service Side)
Inlet: Front-Side
Outlet: Front-Side
Power Output Direction
(Facing Service Side)
Battery Type 12 VDC - 575 CCA - Not Included
Engine Oil Type 10W-40 Synthetic

Engine Warranty 1 Year
Generator Warranty 1 Year
100% Coverage for Parts & Labor Standard

Length 40 inches
Width 14-1/2 inches
Height 32 inches
Dry weight 650 lbs



E-Mail Address:  

Central Maine Diesel
1185 Hammond St. Suite 11
Bangor, ME 04401

Phone: 1-207-941-1188
Fax: 1-207-941-1189

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