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Overview

Cat C18 ACERT engines are the ideal solution for your demanding operations in the oilfield. Decades of field operation and intense research and development allow Cat C18 ACERT engines to deliver excellent performance with low operating costs while meeting tight environmental requirements. This is an ideal engine for applications that require Tier 4 Interim or EU Stage IIIB emissions certifications in land mechanical drilling applications such as mud pump drives. Cat engines are backed by the worldwide network of Cat dealers ready to support your operation with technical support, service, parts, and warranty. Cat C18 ACERT Diesel Engine. Ratings: 447-522 bkW (600-700 bhp)@ 1800-1900 rpm meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim, EU Stage IIIB emission standards. Rating 563 bkW (755 bhp) @ 1800-1900 rpm meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim emission standards.

Engine Specifications

Units:
Minimum Rating 600.0 bhp 447.0 bkW Less
Maximum Rating 755.0 bhp 563.0 bkW Less
Emissions U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim, EU Stage IIIB U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim, EU Stage IIIB Less
Rated Speed 1900.0 RPM 1800.0 RPM Less
Bore 5.7 in 145.0 mm Less
Stroke 7.2 in 183.0 mm Less
Displacement 1104.5 in3 18.1 L Less
Aspiration Turbocharged-Aftercooled Turbocharged-Aftercooled Less
Governor and Protection ADEM A4 ADEM A4 Less
Engine Weight, net dry 3482.0 lb 1580.0 kg Less
Rotation (from flywheel end) Counterclockwise Counterclockwise Less
Flywheel and Flywheel Housing SAE No. 0 or SAE No. 1 SAE No. 0 or SAE No. 1 Less
Flywheel Teeth 136 (SAE 0), 113 (SAE 1) 136 (SAE 0), 113 (SAE 1) Less

Capacity for Liquids

Maximum Cooling System (engine only) 7.1 gal 26.9 L Less

Dimensions

Length 60.2 in 1530.0 mm Less
Width 37.8 in 961.0 mm Less
Height 3482.0 in 1580.0 mm Less

Regeneration:

Cat Regeneration System maximizes fuel efficiency during regeneration

Transparent Regeneration:

Regeneration system optimized for petroleum applications for minimal impact to operation

Flexibility:

Flexible regen options maximize uptime Flex pipe connection kit with 90° rotatable elbows to attach to Cat Regeneration System Inlet

Mounting:

Remote installation options provide OEM flexibility for many applications, including horizontal and vertical mounting, with and without muffler

Service:

Minimum 5000-hour diesel particulate filter ash service interval Available in 12V or 24V systems

C18 ACERT™ Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Turbocharged Aftercooled

Control System
  • Electronic control system, over-foam wiring harness, automatic altitude compensation, power compensated for fuel temperature, configurable software features, engine monitoring system SAE J1939 broadcast and control, integrated Electronic Control Unit (ECU) remote fan control

Cooling System
  • Vertical outlet thermostat housing, centrifugal water pump, guidance on cooling system design available to ensure machine reliability

Exhaust System
  • Clean Emissions Module (CEM) that includes Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF), Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC), and Cat Regeneration System, optional exhaust outlet

Flywheels and Flywheel Housing
  • SAE 0 and SAE 1 flywheel housing

Fuel System
  • MEUI injection; primary fuel filter, secondary fuel filters, fuel transfer pump, electronic fuel priming

Lube System
  • Open crankcase ventilation system, oil cooler, oil filler, oil filter, oil dipstick, oil pump (gear driven), choice of sumps (front, rear, and center)

Power Take Off
  • SAE B and SAE C drives available, engine power can also be taken from the front of the engine on some applications

General
  • Paint: Cat yellow; vibration damper; lifting eyes

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