New universal starter-generator for all current and future armored vehicles set up in the corporation “Uralvagonzavod”. Novelty can operate in temperatures ranging from -60 to +120 degrees. On it informs RIA Novosti reported quoting the press service of the corporation.
reported, what “NGO “electric machine” (part of the Uralvagonzavod) conducted certification new universal starter-generator to start the engine and power generation for all types of combat vehicles promising. The creators of the new items announced, The new generator can be used as was already armed with armored vehicles and special equipment, and in all future combat vehicles and civil engineering.
According to Deputy Chief Designer “Electric” Control Systems Sergey Abramov, the decision was made to NGOs to create a new, more powerful universal starter-generator to replace the two generators used on construction machinery. In the third quarter of this year, after completing all the documentation and testing, new product will get the letter ' “ABOUT” (Updating the design documentation on the results of production and preliminary testing of the prototype (pilot lot)).
Were taken into account the requirements for operating temperature SG-19: starter-generator can operate in harsh conditions in the ambient temperature range from +120 degrees to – 60 degrees (Arctic conditions)
– said Abramov.
Currently, for special use two starter-generator: SG-18 (power 18 kW, It is set for starting the engine of T-72 and T-90) and SG-21 (power 21 kW, installed on new-generation equipment). In the short term both of them to replace a new starter-generator SG-19.