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Distinguishing Method of Purchasing Suitable Diesel Generator Sets

Apr. 19, 2022

Today, we will briefly introduce to you the method of distinguishing how to buy a suitable diesel generator set. If what else you need to know about that, welcome to visit our Starlight website.


First, if you choose an unsuitable diesel generator set, you risk premature failure, overloaded capacity, shortened equipment life and danger. There are still many factors to consider when purchasing a backup diesel generator set, especially when it comes to choosing power. If your business or factory is considering purchasing a new backup diesel generator set (or replacing an existing diesel generator set), you need to make sure it's the right wattage. In the diesel generator set market, there are a variety of diesel engine brands to choose from, including Yuchai, Shangchai, Cummins, Volvo and other top series diesel generator sets. When you make a purchasing decision, you need to determine your power generation needs to choose the most suitable diesel generator set. The power range of industrial diesel generator sets available in the general market ranges from 20kW to 3000kW. Engines range in power from around 150HP to 4000HP, and you also need to decide whether you want a single-phase diesel generator set or a three-phase diesel generator set.


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Therefore, for new buyers, before purchasing a diesel generator set, try to understand the meaning of standby, motor start, single-phase or three-phase, kW or KVA of the unit. There are a variety of diesel generator set powers to choose from. These categories are divided by power capacity levels, for industrial use, diesel generator sets ranging from 20kW up to 3000kW, or a small power plant. As a rule of thumb, it is better to choose more power as needed than assumed. In an emergency, having more capacity is much better than not having enough.


Second, the fuel type needs to be considered. Diesel can be used in all environments. For example, in very cold environments, diesel is a better choice because it is less prone to freezing. Considering these possibilities can help choose the right machine for most situations a business may face.


Reliable brand of diesel generator sets. Generally speaking, enterprises need to equip diesel generator sets because the main power supply is unstable, the power is often cut off, or the public grid power supply system is cut off due to some repair or maintenance, or it is a backup power supply system used as a preventive measure. For example, emergency power supply for elevators in high-rise buildings. No matter which aspect it is used for, the diesel generator set can start normally without failure when the utility power suddenly fails, therefore, do not use cheap, unknown brands for saving. Working with a proven diesel generator set manufacturer that has been tested and has a proven track record will avoid problems of one kind or another during the operation of the set that will affect the power supply. When purchasing a standby diesel generator set, a large number of details and technologies should be investigated. For the above-mentioned points, it is the key to choosing a diesel generator set, and it is crucial to whether the most suitable diesel generator set can be selected. Important factor.


Starlight Power was founded in 1974 and is one of the earliest manufacturers of generators and diesel generator sets in China. If you want get more information, please feel free to send email to sales@dieselgeneratortech.com we will pay highly attention on your question.

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