Customer: Achates Power, LLC., San Diego, CA
Project Type: Diesel Engine Research Test Cell
Dynamometer: 226 kW AccuDyne AC Mororing Dynamometer
Control System: DynoLAB PT with Remote I/O
Other Equipment: Engine docking carts and receiver, special torsionally compliant driveline
SAKOR designed this test cell for testing small research diesel engines of a proprietary design. The system includes a special torsionally compliant driveline that complies with customer requirements that the dynamometer be able to test a wide variety of engines of varying speed, power, and displacement. SAKOR’s design allow for this flexibility without the need to make major changes in the dynamometer/driveline configuration between tests.