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Rating 230 ekW (275 kVA) Standby 230 ekW (275 kVA) Standby Less
Frequency 50/60 Hz 50/60 Hz Less
Voltage 208 - 600 VAC 208 - 600 VAC Less


Engine C9 C9 Less


Width 59.0 in 1498.6 mm Less
Height 94.0 in 2387.6 mm Less
Length 181.0 in 4597.4 mm Less

XQ230 Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Air cleaner, dual element.

Charging System
  • Battery charger.

Control Panel
  • Generator controls and monitoring.

Distribution Panel
  • Lockable doors.

  • Sound Attenuated.

Fuel System
  • Primary fuel filter/water separator.

  • Brushless, permanent magnet.

Mounting System
  • Generator soft mounted base.

Starting System
  • Electric starting motor.

XQ230 Optional Equipment

  • Full frame support Independent tandem axle trailer frame with tongue Electric actuated hydraulic brakes with rechargeable battery backup breakaway system. Overcenter mechanical parking brake Full length fenders Non-skid surface on steps Heavy duty safety chains and grab hooks Reinforced 4540 kg (10,000 lb) top wind drop jack.


EPA Tier 3 and CARB Emissions Certified for non-road mobile applications at all 60 Hz and 50 Hz ratings.

Cat C9 ATAAC Diesel Engine

Utilizes ACERT® Technology.

Cat SR4B Generator

Designed to match performance and output characteristics of diesel engines.


Made with 12-gauge steel.

Environmentally Friendly Design

Sound attenuated for low noise operation.

Multi-Voltage Distribution Panel

Simultaneous dual voltage.

Single-Source Supplier

Complete systems designed at Caterpillar ISO 9001:2000 certified facilities.

Worldwide Product Support

Worldwide parts availability through the Caterpillar dealer network.

Power Profile - Jefferson X-ray Group

The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is one of the largest in the world and has developed major breakthroughs in the treatment of cancer and other diseases. The Center requires careful temperature control and called upon NC Power Systems when a critical cooling system failed on one of the hottest days of the year.

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