3508C Offshore Generator Set

3508C

Product Specifications for 3508C

Engine Specifications

3508C Standard Equipment

AIR INLET SYSTEM

  • Aftercooler core — corrosion resistant coating
  • Air cleaners — dual element, installed
  • Air inlet shutoff

CONTROL SYSTEM

  • Caterpillar A-III electronic engine control
  • Rigid wiring harness (MCS)

COOLING SYSTEM

  • Outlet controlled thermostat and housing
  • Jacket water pump — gear-driven, flanged single outlet
  • Aftercooler fresh water cooling pump — gear-drivencentrifugal
  • SCAC pump circuit with thermostat
  • Single water outlet connection

EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • Dry gas-tight exhaust manifolds with heat shields, dualturbochargers with water-cooled bearings and heat shields
  • Flexible exhaust fitting/weldable exhaust flange

FLYWHEELS & FLYWHEEL HOUSINGS

  • Flywheel, SAE No. 00
  • 183 teeth
  • Flywheel housing, SAE No. 00
  • MCS approved coupling and generator hub

FUEL SYSTEM

  • Fuel filter — LH
  • Fuel transfer and priming pumps
  • Electronically Controlled Unit Injectors
  • Flexible fuel lines
  • Hard fuel return line for MCS requirements

INSTRUMENTATION

  • Graphic unit (Marine Power Display), LH for analogor digital display of: engine oil and fuel pressure,engine water temperature, system DC voltage, airinlet restriction, RH & LH exhaust temperature, oil andfuel filter differential, service meter, engine speed,instantaneous fuel consumption, total fuel consumed
  • Operator programmable display, monitoring, alarms andshutdowns

LUBE SYSTEM

  • Crankcase breather — top mounted
  • Deep sump oil pan — 1000 hour
  • Lube oil
  • Oil drain and valve
  • Oil filler and dipstick
  • Oil filter — cartridge-type, LH
  • Oil pump — gear-type

MOUNTING SYSTEM

  • Engine and generator three-point mounted into outer base
  • Oil drain extension
  • Oil drip pan

PROTECTION SYSTEM

  • A-III Electronic Monitoring System provides customer programmableengine de-ration strategies to protect against adverse operatingconditions
  • Emergency stop push button (located in Electronic Instrument Panel)Safety shutoff protection for oil pressure and water temperature, overspeed protection

STARTING SYSTEM

  • Air starting motor — RH
  • Electric start control
  • Air silencer

GENERAL

  • Vibration damper and guard
  • Lifting eyes
  • Paint, Cat yellow

3508C Optional Equipment

EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • Mufflers — spark arresting

CONTROL SYSTEM

  • Direct rack control interface

COOLING SYSTEM

  • Heat exchanger cooling (front engine-mounted includingexpansion tank)

FUEL SYSTEM

  • Duplex fuel filters
  • Primary fuel filter
  • Fuel cooler — titanium plate type
  • Fuel/water separator

LUBE SYSTEM

  • Duplex oil filters
  • Bypass centrifugal oil filters
  • 15° and 25° tilt capability
  • Air prelube

PROTECTION SYSTEM

  • Crankcase explosion relief valves
  • Metal particle detector

INSTRUMENTATION

  • Pyrometer and cylinder thermocouples
  • Air cleaner restriction sensors(2),
  • Intake manifold temperature sensor
  • Lubricating oil temperature sensor
  • Fuel filter differential pressure sensors
  • PL1000

STARTING SYSTEM

  • Redundant start with selector switch (air-electric, air-air,air-hydraulic, or electric-hydraulic)

GENERAL

  • Marine Society and IMO certificates
  • Jacket water heaters

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