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Fuel Curve for 6354T Perkins

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  • Fuel Curve for 6354T Perkins

    Does anyone out there know where I can find a fuel curve for a 6354T Perkins Marine engine?

    The engine is 200 Hp. I am just looking to find what the best speed is to run the engine at to get the best fuel economy.

    I have heard that the boat itself (1981 Mainship) operates with the best fuel economy at about 7 knots, and that is normally where I run it at. I don't use much fuel either, but it never hurts to find out more information.
    "Break out the rafts, lash them to the deck. We will use them as shelter until the fleet arrives!"

    "All things being equal, the simplest solution is often the correct one."

    19' 1976 Lund Runabout "Fun Ghoul"
    34' 1981 Mainhip II Trawler "Iron Horse"


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    Re: Fuel Curve for 6354T Perkins

    I Have an owners manual that may help you. It's in PDF. Send me an email and I will send it to you.

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    • #3
      Re: Fuel Curve for 6354T Perkins

      Really? Sweet!

      tstolar@sdiesel.com

      Thanks Fleetwin!
      "Break out the rafts, lash them to the deck. We will use them as shelter until the fleet arrives!"

      "All things being equal, the simplest solution is often the correct one."

      19' 1976 Lund Runabout "Fun Ghoul"
      34' 1981 Mainhip II Trawler "Iron Horse"

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      • #4
        Re: Fuel Curve for 6354T Perkins

        You have mail. Hope that helps.

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