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Overview

The Cat® C1.6 Industrial Diesel Engine is offered in the following ratings: 24.6 & 26.5 bkW (33 & 35.5 bhp) @ 2800 & 3000 rpm. These ratings meet EU Stage IIIA emission standards. Industries and applications powered by C1.6 engines include: Aircraft Ground Support, Bore/Drill Rigs, Chippers & Grinders, Compactors/Rollers, Construction, Forestry, General Industrial, Material Handling, Mining, Mobile Earthmoving Equipment, Mobile Light Towers, Pumps, Trenchers, Turf and Landscaping and Underground Mining Equipment.

Power Rating

Units:
Minimum Power 33.0 bhp 24.6 bkW Less
Maximum Power 35.5 bhp 26.5 bkW Less
Rated Speed 2800 & 3000 rpm 2800 & 3000 rpm Less

Emission Standards

Emissions EU Stage IIIA EU Stage IIIA Less

General

Engine Configuration In-Line 4, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel In-Line 4, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel Less
Bore 77 mm (3.03 in) 77 mm (3.03 in) Less
Stroke 81 mm (3.19 in) 81 mm (3.19 in) Less
Displacement 1.5 L (92 in³) 1.5 L (92 in³) Less
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated (NA) Naturally Aspirated (NA) Less
Compression Ratio 22.9:1 22.9:1 Less
Combustion System Indirect Injection Indirect Injection Less
Rotation (from flywheel end) Counterclockwise Counterclockwise Less
Cooling System Capacity Pressurized Water Pressurized Water Less
Lube System (refill) 6.5 L (6.9 qt) 6.5 L (6.9 qt) Less

Engine Dimensions (Approximate. Final dimensions dependent on selected options)

Length 591 mm (23.3 in) 591 mm (23.3 in) Less
Width 420 mm (16.5 in) 420 mm (16.5 in) Less
Height 576 mm (22.7 in) 576 mm (22.7 in) Less
Weight - Net Dry (Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments) 106.8 kg (235.4 lb) 106.8 kg (235.4 lb) Less

Emissions

Meets EU Stage IIIA emission standards.

Reliable, Quiet and Durable Power

World-class manufacturing capability and processes coupled with proven core engine designs assure reliability, quiet operation, and many hours of productive life.

High Performance

Substantial torque rise delivers impressive performance throughout a wide speed range while maintaining low operating costs.

Fuel Efficiency

Fuel consumption optimized to match operating cycles of a wide range of equipment and applications while maintaining low operating costs.

Broad Application Range

Industry leading range of factory configurable ratings and options for agricultural, material handling, construction, mining, aircraft ground support, and other industrial applications.

Package Size

Ultra-compact package size ensures ease of installation as well as exceptional power density.

Low Cost Maintenance

Single-side servicing improves ease of maintenance and simplifies the servicing routine. Standard 500 hour service intervals.

Quality

Every Cat engine is manufactured to stringent quality standards in order to assure customer satisfaction.

World-class Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network

  • Scheduled maintenance, including S•O•SSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program

C1.6 Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Inlet manifold with choice of inlets.

Control System
  • Alternator 12 volt 40 amp
  • Starter motor 12 volt
  • Glow plug starting aid

Cooling System
  • Belt-driven coolant pump
  • Coolant temperature switch
  • Choice of cooling fans

Flywheel & Flywheel Housing
  • SAE No. 6 1/2 flywheel
  • Choice of SAE No. 5 or standard backplate flywheel housing

Fuel System
  • Fuel injection pump
  • Spin-on fuel filter
  • Electronic Shut-off Solenoid (ESOS)

Lube System
  • Lube oil filter
  • Lube oil pressure switch
  • Lube oil sump

Power Take Off (PTO)
  • Provision for Power Take Off (PTO)

General
  • Cast iron, engine block
  • Cast iron exhaust manifold--side outlet
  • Cold start capability to -20° C (-4° F)
  • Gradeability 35° continuous
  • Paint: Cat yellow, with optional colors available at request

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