Electric Power C18 (60 Hz) 500 kW - 750 kW Diesel Generator Set

Minimum Rating
500 ekW
500 ekW
Maximum Rating
750 ekW
750 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
U.S. EPA Certified
U.S. EPA Certified

Product Specifications for C18 (60 Hz)

Generator Set Specifications

Engine Specifications

Generator Set Dimensions

C18 (60 Hz) Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System

  • Aftercooler core
  • Turbocharger

Control System

  • 3 Pole
  • EMCP4.2B
  • Right mounted power centre
  • Standard breaker

Cooling System

  • Jacket water pump, gear driven
  • Thermostats and housing
  • Coolant level sight gauge
  • Coolant level sensor
  • Coolant drain valve; terminated on edge of base
  • Cooling system filled with Caterpillar Extended Life Coolant
  • Radiator and cooling fan with belt guards

Exhaust System

  • Exhaust manifold; dry

Fuel System

  • Primary fuel filter w/integral water separator & secondary filter
  • Flexible fuel lines
  • Fuel cooler
  • Engine fuel transfer pump
  • Fuel priming pump

Generator and Attachments

  • Brushless, self-excited 2/3 pitch, random wound
  • Insulation Class H and temperature rise
  • Power centre, IP22 bottom cable entry
  • Segregated low voltage wiring panel
  • IP23 Protection

Mounting System

  • Anti-vibration mounts (Non-captive)
  • Generator mounting & Duct Plate
  • Narrow skid base

Protection System

  • Overspeed
  • Low oil pressure shutdown
  • High coolant temperature shutdown
  • Low Coolant level shutdown

Starting/Charging

  • 24 Volt electric starting motor

C18 (60 Hz) Optional Equipment

Air Inlet System

  • Dual element air cleaner
  • Heavy duty canister air filters

Control System

  • Annunciators box
  • Volt free contact
  • Remote E-Stop button
  • Discrete I/O module
  • Earth (Ground) fault relay
  • Local annunciator
  • EMCP 4.4

Circuit Breakers

  • Auxiliary contacts
  • Neutral bar (208V)
  • Single LSI motorised circuit breaker
  • Single LSI motorised Circuit Breaker
  • External paralleling

Enclosures

  • Sound attenuated (SA)
  • Weather protective
  • Aluminium enclosure

Cooling System

  • Stone guards
  • Coolant heater
  • Jacket water heater with pump

Base / Fuel Tank

  • Audio & visual fuel alarm
  • Sub Base Dual Wall Fuel Tank: 660, 1000, 1900, 2200 gal

Fuel System

  • Sub tank bases: 24 hr & 48 hr
  • Integral 8 hr tank base

Generator and Attachments

  • LC frame oversize generators
  • Space heater control
  • PMG, AREP
  • Oversize
  • Coastal protection (CIP)

Starting and Charging

  • Battery disconnect switch
  • 5 Amp battery charger
  • Oversize battery set
  • Standard battery set

Certifications

  • Certification of Compliance � IBC
  • CSA 22.2
  • Dual IBC & OSHPD
  • UL2200 Listed
  • Seismic

General

  • Tool set

Lube System

  • Manual sump pump

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