DG50-2 (Single Phase)

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EMCP Control Panel

Design Criteria

UL 2200 / CSA - Optional

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Overview

Producing reliable power measure up to your power standards. All are tested to maximum load before they leave any one of our ISO 9001 certified facilities. The EMCP 4 control panel, with a user-friendly interface, puts our advanced management and diagnostic tools in one. No two power needs are alike, which is why we offer a broad range of accessories and bolt-on system expansion attachments.

Generator Set Specifications

Units:
Voltage 240 Volts 240 Volts Less
Frequency 60 Hz 60 Hz Less
Natural Gas Rating 50 ekW / 50 ekW 50 ekW / 50 ekW Less
Emissions/Fuel Strategy U.S. EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Application U.S. EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Application Less
Speed 1800 rpm 1800 rpm Less

Engine Specifications

Engine Model 5.7L V8, 4-cycle Gas 5.7L V8, 4-cycle Gas Less
Fuel System Natural Gas / LP Vapor Natural Gas / LP Vapor Less
Displacement 350.0 in 5.7 l Less
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated Naturally Aspirated Less
Governor Type Electronic Electronic Less
Compression Ratio 9.4:1 9.4:1 Less
Bore 4.0 in 101.6 mm Less
Stroke 3.48 in 88.4 mm Less

Generator Set Dimensions

Length 83.3 in 2117.0 mm Less
Width 39.4 in 1000.0 mm Less
Height 53.5 in 1360.0 mm Less
Weight 2028.0 lb 920.0 kg Less

DG50-2 (Single Phase) Standard Equipment

Air Inlet
  • Single element air filter

Cooling
  • Radiator and cooling fan complete with protective guards
  • Standard ambient temperatures up to 50°C (122°F)

Exhaust
  • Exhaust outlet with 3” pipe

Fuel
  • Natural Gas or LP Vapor
  • NPT connection
  • Dual lock off valves

Generator
  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • IP23 Protection
  • Integrated Voltage Regulator

Governor
  • Electronic governor (non adjustable)

Control Panel
  • EMCP 4.2 Series generator set controller

Mounting
  • Rubber vibration isolators

Starting/Charging
  • 12 volt starting motor
  • Batteries with rack and cables

DG50-2 (Single Phase) Optional Equipment

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

Starting/Charging
  • Battery charger – UL Listed 10 amp
  • Battery heater
  • Lube oil sump heater
  • Jacket water heater

General
  • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
  • Suitable for Use as Service Equipment (SUSE)
  • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
  • UL 2200 package
  • CSA Certification

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