XQC1600 - Diesel

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This rental generator set extends the Caterpillar line of rental power options improving efficiency and reduced owning and operating costs. The XQC1600 is equipped with an enhanced control system, designed to reduce installation and startup time. It is configured to switch between 50 and 60Hz ratings at the press of a button. The control system features plant control programming and simulation, allowing complete system testing prior to generator set startup. Advanced product autonomy and monitoring capabilities reduce on-site manpower support requirements, minimize operator exposure to hazards, and permit site performance and maintenance data to be viewed, archived, and analyzed conveniently. Ideal in a stand-alone environment, combined with dozens of units in a power plant solution, or supporting utility systems worldwide.


Rating 1515 ekW (1893 kVA) Continuous 1515 ekW (1893 kVA) Continuous Less
Frequency 50/60 Hz 50/60 Hz Less
Voltage 230 - 480 V 230 - 480 V Less
IPP Overload 50Hz 1590 kW (1987 kVA) 1590 kW (1987 kVA) Less
IPP Overload 60Hz 1790 kW (2237 kVA) 1790 kW (2237 kVA) Less
IPP Rated 60Hz 1705 kW (2131 kVA) 1705 kW (2131 kVA) Less


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Height - Without Chassis 114.0 in 2896.0 mm Less
Length - Without Chassis 480.0 in 12192.0 mm Less
Weight - Without Chassis, With Fuel, Lube Oil and Coolant 70000.0 lb 31818.0 kg Less
Width - Without Chassis 97.5 in 2438.0 mm Less

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