Military Generator

Military Power

Proven military performance

  • Engines integrate many technologies designed to meet the stringent demands of your applications, runways, and installations.
  • Jet-fuel-capable engines are specially equipped with hardened parts.
  • Some models include lubrication canisters to ensure long-lasting performance.

Versatile operation

John Deere jet-fuel-capable engines run on diesel fuel or military, arctic, and aviation fuel, including Jet A, Jet A-1, JP-5, and JP-8 — no field modifications needed.

Single fuel convenience

Since you can use the same fuel in all your applications, you can simplify logistics, improve safety, and increase combat effectiveness.

Support when you need it most

With more than 4,000 service locations, easy access to parts, and a warranty you can count on, you can be confident your machines will be ready for anything.

PD Systems Ground Power Unit

PD Systems

PD Systems, a service-disabled veteran-owned small business, has the technical staff to compete with contractors twice their size. Now, they're proving their expertise with a contract to build a large fleet of ground power units for the military.

Darley LS600 pumping system

Mission Accomplished

Pump units from W.S. Darley and Co. help soldiers get out of harm's way faster as they complete critical tasks. And John Deere engines help make it possible with specs that exceed stringent military requirements by as much as 67 percent.

John Deere Jet-Fuel-Capable Engines For Industrial Applications*

EngineEmissions Level on DieselPower RatingsRated Speed

Interim Tier 4 & EU Stage III A

55 kW (74 hp)

2400 rpm

Tier 3 & EU Stage III A

56-63 kW (75-84 hp)

2400 rpm

Tier 3 & EU Stage III A

60-74 kW (80-99 hp)

2200-2400 rpm

Tier 3 & EU Stage III A

111-129 kW (149-173 hp)

2000-2400 rpm

Tier 3 & EU Stage III A

134-205 kW (180-275 hp)

2000-2400 rpm

John Deere Jet-Fuel-Capable Engines for Gen-set Applications*

EngineEmission Level on DieselEngine Power StandbyEngine Power PrimeRated Speed

Interim Tier 4 & EU Stage III A

31-35 kW (42-47 hp)

28-31 kW (38-42 hp)

1500-1800 rpm (50-60 Hz)

Interim Tier 4 & EU Stage III A

42-46 kW (58-62 hp

39-42 kW (52-56 hp)

1500-1800 rpm (50-60 Hz)

Tier 3

56-63 kW (75-84 hp)

51-57 kW (68-76 hp)

1800 rpm (60 Hz)

Tier 3

74 kW (99 hp)

67 kW (90 hp)

1800 rpm (60 Hz)

Interim Tier 4

55 kW (74 hp)

50 kW (67 hp)

1800 rpm (60 Hz)

Stage III A

61-65 kW (82-87 hp)

56-59 kW (75-79 hp)

1500-1800 rpm (50-60 Hz)

Tier 3

147 kW (197 hp)

134 kW (180 hp)

1800 rpm (60 Hz)

Tier 3

212-235 kW (284-315 hp)

193-214 kW (259-287 hp)

1800 rpm (60 Hz)

Tier 3

315 kW (422 hp)

287 kW (385 hp)

1800 rpm (60 Hz)

 
 
 
 

*Rated powers and speeds based on using No. 2 diesel under standard operating conditions. Apply derates for jet fuel. Tier 3/Stage III A and Interim Tier 4 engines shown. For a complete listing of engines compatible with jet fuel, contact your John Deere engine distributor.