Open Museum Archive

Petter PJ3 3-Phase Genset
Object ID3624
Date1973-01-01
Works No26507
Accession NoIF:2011:040
StatusNot On Display
Category Archived
Collection IDPetter Collection
Made ByPetters Ltd
Made InYeovil, England
DescriptionThree cylinder diesel genset, 16 kw 20 kva, rpm 1500, 454.240 volts, 27.8 amps, 3 phase

Came from Bath University where it had been used as a standby generator, only 108 hours on the clock.

Location
ConditionRunning
Conservation/ Maintenance History
Disposal
2013-07-14

This set was purchased for use as a 3-phase supply to run compressors during the day. Unfortunately it was far too noisy was sold on.