The FL 413 - A New Series of Deutz Air-Cooled, V-Type Diesel Engines 700028
The design and development of a new series of V-type diesel engines featuring air cooling and direct injection is described. With this family of 6, 8, 10, and 12 cyl powerplants, which are available as naturally aspirated, turbocharged, and turbocharged engines with intercooling, an output range of 150-500 hp is covered. A one cylinder unit is standard for all engines.
Details are given of the development work of some assemblies, especially crankcase, connecting rod, and cylinder head and its bolting.
Extensive field and bench testing of the engines have revealed excellent durability, good fuel economy, and low noise level.