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Electrically Powered Governor System model 8256-017 is a 1712 model which operates on a 12-Volt battery and can be used in isochronous speed control models. This model can be used with parallel generators, but to do so the Generator Load Sensor must be added to ensure no errors occur.

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Electrically Powered Governor System model 8256-017 is a 1712 model which operates on a 12-Volt battery and can be used in isochronous speed control models. This model can be used with parallel generators, but to do so the Generator Load Sensor must be added to ensure no errors occur.

AVAILABILITY:

IN STOCK
SHIPS IN 3-5 DAYS

Contact: 1-919-372-8413 (Intl.), 1-800-991-7026 (US), sales@axcontrol.com

3 Year Warranty: Learn More

Sell Surplus: Have a 8256-017 to sell? Sell Now

Exchange Credit: Learn more about our exchange credit program

8256-017 Technical Specifications

Compliance Type EU Directive
Fuse Type 10 A
Manuals 82493, 82038, and 82327
Maximum Wire Length 10 ft (for 14 AWG) and 20 ft (for 12 AWG)
Model Type 1712
Prime Mover Type Diesel/Gas Turbine and Gasoline
Speed Control Model Type Isochronous Speed Control

Product Description

Model 8256-017 is an actuator that is part of the Woodward Electrically Powered Governor series. It is compatible with diesel, gasoline, and gas engines and is capable of being mounted directly on a panel.

Specifications for products 8256-017 include;

  • A weight of 1.2 pounds.
  • Switch-selected dual dynamics.
  • Supply voltage of 12 Vdc.
  • Isochronous and single-phase droop control.
  • Clockwise and counterclockwise rotation.
  • Internal springs.

This product has a lower heat threshold than other actuators from Woodward. The corrosive-resistant material makes it a long-lasting product. This actuator is capable of being used with load-sharing accessories and is one part of a complete EPG system. The complete system has three components, including the actuator, magnetic pickup, and speed control. Product 8256-017 is designed for prime movers with low friction. The minimum supply voltage for this model is 10 Vdc, with a maximum of 16 Vdc. These actuators were designed to operate at the highest level of efficiency for products of this kind. Model 8256-017 has been discontinued by Woodward, but can be found through other sources. AX Control will sell, buy, and even repair these actuators. Purchasing one will also come with a three-year warranty.

Reviews For 8256-017
Internal Review

The EPG model number 8256-017 can be used in conjunction with the isochronous speed control model and is the actuator model used with the other speed control models. Note that this model is also EU Directive compliant and UL/cUL listed. - AX Control Tech Team

Repair Services For 8256-017

Type Lead Time Price Action
Repair Service 1-2 weeks $1831

Our highly skilled technicians can repair your 8256-017. All of our repairs come with a 3 Year AX Control Warranty. Please contact us for additional information about our repair process. To receive the repair pricing and lead time listed above please process your repair order via our website. The following repair options may be available upon request:

  • 48-72hr Rush Repair
  • Detailed Repair Reports
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