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/ / 6068H 235 kW (315 hp) @ 1800 rpm

6068HFG856.8L Gen-Set Diesel Engine
235 kW (315 hp)

Features & Specs

  • 4-Valve Cylinder Head
  • High Pressure Common Rail Fuel System
  • Cooled Exhaust Gas Recirculation-EGR
  • Variable Geometry Turbocharger-VGT
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Engine Rating Prime214 kW (287 hp)
Engine Rating Standby235 kW (315 hp)
Calculated Gen Set Rating Prime176-184 kWe (220-230 kVA)
Calculated Gen Set Standby194-203 kWe (243-254 kVA)
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    6068H 6.8L Gen-Set Diesel Engine 235 kW (315 hp)


    60 Hz Tier 3 PowerTech™ Plus 6068 Generator Drive Engines

    6068 Series Power Range
    This 6.8L, 6-cylinder engine, meets emissions requirements while improving performance. New features include cooled exhaust gas recirculation, variable geometry turbocharger, power bulge, 4-valve cylinder heads, exceptional block-loading, a wide range of available accessories, and a high-pressure common rail fuel system. Power ratings, fuel economy, transient response time, and other features meet or exceed Tier 2/Stage II.






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    The United States standard warranty for industrial engines is one year with unlimited hours or two years with 2000 hours, whichever comes first. The warranty can be extended to a maximum of 5 years or 5000 hours in combinations of 3, 4 and 5 years with 2000, 3000, 4000 or 5000 hours.

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    Engine Details


    6068HF485_T engine dimension


    Performance Curves

    6068HF485_T performance curve

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