[Vwdiesel] Gensets -- oct 2003 ( genset wisdom from an Old tinkerer )

LBaird119 at aol.com LBaird119 at aol.com
Sun Oct 5 17:01:59 EDT 2003

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> the 1600cc NA puts out a max of 40 KW 4600 RPM.   For you 1800 RPM  types
> it puts out about 18 KW ---like Val Christian say ---he wants a quiet one ,
> not a howler.  At 3600 RPM we get about 37KW.This is engine output

  Of course if you go with TD then use a smaller turbo for some real boost
at 1800RPM and you change the output curve enough that you can have
higher output with the lower RPM operation.  :)  Just a thot.

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