Kineteco is the leading manufacturer of hand wound, mechanical spring starters, which replace the electric starter motor and allow diesel engine to be started easily and safely byhand, without a battery or alternator.
Kineteco acquired the business from Lucas CAV in 1996, and have twenty years ‘s experience in engine starting, producing quality product is second to none. Kineteco spring starters are assembled in the UK premises from components sourced 100% in the UK. The spring starters of Kineteco are used all over the world in many applications including ship’s lifeboats, irrigation pumps, black start generators, mining vehicles and fire pumps, etc.
The Kineteco starter range of spring starters are a direct replacement for the existing electric (or other) starter system, making them easy and simple to fit. Kineteco spring starters require no external power systems unlike their electric, air (pneumatic) or hydraulic counterpart systems. They are simple, compact, and dependable and in many cases the preferred choice for back-up starting for black start power and other applications. A spring starter can also be used as redundant starter in other vital running processes. Other applications could be: small to medium sized engine driven construction machinery and agricultural equipment.
Benefits of spring starters:
The spring starters of Kineteco are used all over the world in many applications including ship’s lifeboats, irrigation pumps, black start generators, mining vehicles and fire pumps, etc.