Electric Power C18 (60 Hz) 500 kW - 600 kW Diesel Generator Set

Minimum Rating
500 ekW
500 ekW
Maximum Rating
600 ekW
600 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption
Low Fuel Consumption

Product Specifications for C18 (60 Hz)

Generator Set Specifications

Engine Specifications

Generator Set Dimensions

C18 (60 Hz) Standard Equipment

Air Inlet

  • Air Cleaner

Cooling

  • Package mounted radiator

Exhaust

  • Exhaust flange outlet

Fuel

  • Fuel priming pump
  • Secondary fuel filter
  • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator

Generator

  • IP23 Protection
  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • Load adjustment module provides engine relief upon load impact and improves load acceptance and recovery time

Power Termination

  • Bus Bar

Control Panel

  • EMCP 4.2

Mounting

  • Rubber vibration isolators

Starting/Charging

  • 24 volt starting motor
  • Batteries

General

  • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black

C18 (60 Hz) Optional Equipment

Exhaust

  • Industrial, Residential, Critical Mufflers

Generator

  • Anti-condensation heater
  • Oversize and premium generators
  • Excitation: [ ] Permanent Magnet Excited (PM) [ ] Internally Excited (IE)

Power Termination

  • Circuit breakers, UL listed
  • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant

Control Panels

  • Remote monitoring software
  • Local & remote annunciator modules
  • Digital I/O module
  • EMCP 4.4
  • Load share module

Starting/Charging

  • Oversize batteries
  • Battery chargers
  • Heavy-duty starting system
  • Jacket water heater
  • Charging alternator

General

  • Narrow, Wide or Skid Base
  • CSA Certification
  • UL 2200 package
  • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
  • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
  • Single or dual wall integral fuel tanks
  • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks
  • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
  • Sound attenuated, weather protective or high ambient weather protective enclosure
  • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
  • Single or dual wall sub-base fuel tanks
  • EEC Declaration of Conformity
  • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007

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