Small engine testing

  • 10-Apr-2012 04:31 EDT
SAKOR VersaDyne Motoring(vert).jpg


Sakor Technologies' VersaDyne is an integrated system for testing two- and four-cycle engines in outboard motors, motorcycles, tractors, lawn care tools, and generators. Available from 5 to 30 kW (6.7 to 40 hp), the VersaDyne features a regenerative ac motoring dynamometer in a convertible package. The VersaDyne quickly can be converted between its horizontal and vertical orientations. Flux Vector technology offers a range of speed and torque control to test various engines, and a regenerative design returns absorbed power to the plant mains, minimizing heat rejection with no need for external cooling. Motoring capability provides automatic engine starting and testing of transient engine loads. A DynoLAB controller automates test cycle control in a Windows-based environment with a drag-and-drop interface, and the expandable I/O system provides data acquisition.

HTML for Linking to Page
Page URL
Rate It
0.00 Avg. Rating

Read More Articles On

Christopher Grundler, the Director of OTAQ for the U.S. EPA, answered questions about Phase 2 rule-making for heavy trucks, global harmonization of emissions regulations, and his outlook for a new national NOx standard. Grundler will be the featured speaker on opening day of the SAE 2017 Government/Industry Meeting taking place January 25-27 in Washington D.C.
Making off-highway equipment, such as construction or agriculture machines, more efficient continues to be a priority after the final phase-in of the U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emissions regulations. “Some of the companies we work with are running out of credits and unfortunately still struggling with Tier 4,” explained Tristan Donley, Technical Director, Off-Highway Heavy Vehicles North American for Exa, a supplier of software for computational fluid dynamics (CFD).
With the new SCALEXIO LabBox, dSPACE offers a compact high-performance system for hardware-in-the-loop tests.
The MTEK Subsystem (Marvin Test Expansion Kit) from Marvin Test Solutions (MTS), Inc. adds test capabilities to legacy semiconductor test systems that lack the ability to meet the test requirements of current devices.

Related Items

Training / Education
Training / Education
Technical Paper / Journal Article
Training / Education
Training / Education
Technical Paper / Journal Article