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Load Bank Testing

  • Product Code: 500kW Load Banks


Over time, lightly loaded generator sets develop wet-stacking and carbon build-up in the combustion chambers and exhaust system. The use of a loadbank helps prevent this and determines the generator’s capability to produce maximum output in terms of amperage and horsepower. The impacts of low load running potentially include:

• Increased lube oil consumption • Poor engine performance • Increased fuel consumption • Crankcase pressurisation

For engine only exercising and general engine maintenance a resistive loadbank is ideal for clearing carbon build-up in the engine, it is the most common and cost effective option for preventative maintenance.


Pace Power & Air owns and operates two portable Crestchic 500kW Resistive Load banks, providing nationwide load testing & maintenance on generator sets.


Contact us here to learn more about the beneifts of load bank testing