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Woodward model number 8256-087 is an Electrically Powered Governor that is a sealed position feedback actuator known as a 524 model that has a CCW output. This model can be mounted in any configuration and the wiring that is used must be no longer than 150 for 12 AWG and 70 ft for 14 AWG.

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Woodward model number 8256-087 is an Electrically Powered Governor that is a sealed position feedback actuator known as a 524 model that has a CCW output. This model can be mounted in any configuration and the wiring that is used must be no longer than 150 for 12 AWG and 70 ft for 14 AWG.

AVAILABILITY:

CALL FOR AVAILABILITY

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

3 Year Warranty: Learn More

Sell Surplus: Have a 8256-087 to sell? Sell Now

Exchange Credit: Learn more about our exchange credit program

8256-087 Technical Specifications

Battery Voltage Measuring Value 24-Volt
Construction Cast Aluminum
Magnetic Pickup Input Minimum 1.5 VRMS
Manufacturer Woodward
Maximum Power Consumption 95 W
Speed Trim Optional, Use 2 KW potentiometer for a ±5% speed change
Steady State Speed Band ±1/4 of 1% of rated speed

Product Description

Actuator model 8256-087 from Woodward's EPG (Electronically Powered Governor) Series is designed to work with prime movers powered by gas, diesel, or gasoline. The product weighs under two pounds and can be used on prime movers of low-mass and low-friction that do not have a hydraulic oil supply or mechanical drive. It has a 12-volt power supply with a minimum of 10 VDC and a maximum of 16 VDC. The actuator will consume at most 60 watts. When accelerating or decelerating the prime mover, travel is required.

Specifications for actuator model 8256-087 include;

  • Withstands ambient temperatures of -40 to 200 Fahrenheit.
  • Designed with corrosive-resistant cast aluminum.
  • Minimum magnetic pickup of 1.5 VRMS.
  • 15 A fuse and switch.
  • Mounting capable near the prime mover.

To create a full EPG system, the actuator needs to be added to speed control and magnetic pickup. All three of these parts must typically be purchased separately. This product is compliant with EU Directive. Product 8256-087 has been discontinued by Woodward but is still available through other sources, such as AX Control. These actuators can be sold, bought, and even repaired through AX Control. All repairs have a three-year warranty, as well.

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Woodward Inc's 8256-087 model is an Electrically Powered Governor that is an actuator with sealed position feedback that can be mounted in any skid mountable engine in any attitude. - AX Control Tech Team

Repair Services For 8256-087

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Repair Service 1-2 weeks $1480

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