C1.5 (60 HZ) | 12-13.2 kW Diesel Generator

Diesel Generator Sets C1.5 (60 Hz)

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Key Specs

Maximum Rating
13.2 ekW
13.2 ekW
Minimum Rating
12 ekW
12 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
R96/EUIIIa Equivalent
R96/EUIIIa Equivalent


12.0 - 13.2 ekW Diesel Generator Set

Producing reliable power from 12 to 13.2 ekW at 60 Hz, our C1.5 diesel generator sets designed to ISO 8528-5 transient response requirements. All C1.5 generator sets are R96/EUIIIa equivalent emissions compliant.


Over 1000 Hour Continuous Run Time

Remote Connectivity 24/7/365 Monitoring

Cat Connect option ensures your generator set is always ready to start and performing as expected

Harsh environment

Product Specifications for C1.5 (60 Hz)

Maximum Rating 13.2 ekW 13.2 ekW
Minimum Rating 12 ekW 12 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy R96/EUIIIa Equivalent R96/EUIIIa Equivalent
Voltage 110 to 415 Volts 110 to 415 Volts
Frequency 60 Hz 60 Hz
Speed 1800 rpm 1800 rpm
Duty Cycle Standby, Prime Standby, Prime
Engine Model Cat® C1.5 Cat® C1.5
Bore 3.3 in 84 mm
Stroke 3.5 in 90 mm
Displacement 91.3 in³ 1.5 l
Compression Ratio 22.5:1 22.5:1
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated Naturally Aspirated
Fuel System Indirect Injection Indirect Injection
Governor Type Mechanical Mechanical
Length - Maximum 55.1 in 1400 mm
Width - Maximum 24.4 in 90 mm
Height - Maximum 41.5 in 1054 mm

C1.5 (60 Hz) Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System

  • Air cleaner; light duty with disposable element

Control Panel

  • GCCP 1.3

Cooling System

  • Radiator and cooling fan with guards
  • Coolant drain line with valve
  • Fan drive, battery charging alternator drive
  • Caterpillar extended life coolant

Exhaust System

  • Stub pipe, gaskets, raincap & SAE exhaust flange for customer use - shipped loose

Fuel System

  • Base, formed steel with single wall integral 8-hour fuel tank
  • Standard open set fuel tank/base supplied

Generators and Generator Attachments

  • Voltage regulator (single phase sensing)
  • IP23 Protection
  • Segregated low voltage (AC/DC) wiring panel
  • Tower panel, IP22, bottom cable entry
  • Circuit breaker, IEC, 3 pole, mounted in tower panel
  • 12 Leads

Governing System

  • Mechanical governing system

Lube System

  • Oil drain line with valve
  • Lubricating oil

Mounting System

  • Captive linear vibration isolators between base and engine-generator
  • includes lifting provisions and termination points for coolant

Starting / Charging System

  • 12 Volt battery with rack and cables


  • Engine and alternator pre-paint, Caterpillar yellow

C1.5 (60 Hz) Optional Equipment

Alternator Options

  • Coastal insulation protection


  • Global certification for CIS
  • European upgrade to STD set for CE certificate

Circuit breakers

  • Padlockable breaker device
  • 4 Pole Circuit breaker

Control Panel Options

  • Emergency stop with key
  • Volt free contacts for genset running
  • Battery charger
  • Volt free contacts for common alarm
  • GCCP 1.3

Cooling System

  • Coolant heater


  • Sound attenuated enclosure (GALV)
  • Single point lift for enclosure

Fuel System

  • Low fuel level alarm
  • DEFRA bunded fuel tank
  • 1000 Hr extended service interval
  • Fuel transfer control
  • Skidbase for open sets
  • Base feet
  • Skidbase for enclosures

Mounting Options

  • Silencer installation kit
  • Industrial silencer removal
  • Battery removal

Special Test and Inspection

  • PGS Test report @ 1.0 power factor


  • Packing case - canopied set
  • Packing Case - compact set
  • Radiator stone guard

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