Engine Starters Engineered for Big Diesels

New Leece-Neville PowerPro and PowerPro Extreme series high-torque starters for medium- or heavy-duty and extreme- use applications are available now from Prestolite Electric. PowerPro and PowerPro Extreme 12 V and 24 V starters — engineered to provide starting power for 12-L to 40-L engines — include features to help reduce operating and maintenance costs and increase vehicle uptime, including high-torque, high-power designs, planetary gear reduction, rotatable flanges, soft start relays and more. The new PowerPro and PowerPro Extreme product line features four models — PowerPro 5, PowerPro 7, PowerPro 7.5 and PowerPro Extreme 10 — that offer coverage of heavy-duty engines from the world’s top manufacturers, including Caterpillar, Cummins, Detroit Diesel, International, John Deere and Perkins, to name just a few.

PowerPro 5 is for medium- and heavy-duty diesel engines up to 11 L, and offers 12 V, 5 kW starting power. PowerPro 7 is designed for heavy-duty diesel engines up to 16 L, and has 12 V, 7 kW starting power. PowerPro 7.5, for medium and heavy-duty diesel engines up to 14 L, features 24-V, 7.5-kW starting power and weighs less than 29 lb (13.2 kg). PowerPro Extreme 10 for extreme- use heavy equipment, such as that used in mining, provides 24-V, 10.5-kW starting power, covers Case, Caterpillar, Cummins, Hitachi, John Deere, Komatsu and MTU engines, weighs only 36 lb (16.5 kg), and has a -40°C to 125°C ambient operating range.

As featured in Womp 2017 Vol 07 - www.womp-int.com