DG230 GC (3 phase)

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Overview

The Cat® spark-ignited generator product line for stationary applications feature permanent magnet excitation, amortisseur winding, skewed stator, voltage adjustment through the EMCP controller, Class H winding insulation and 2/3 pitch incorporated. The EMCP controller features the reliability and durability you have come to expect from your Cat equipment, it is a scalable control platform designed to ensure reliable generator set operation, providing extensive information about power output and engine operation. To meet your needs through programming and expansion modules the EMCP4.2B system can be further customized to meet your needs through programming and expansion modules. The reliable power that Cat gensets produce is matched only by the power that backs them. More than 1,800 Cat dealer outlets in 200 countries are equipped with everything you need, from installing and configuring your Cat genset to maintaining peak performance for the life of the product. System selection assistance, equipment training, parts, service expertise, and maintenance programs are available wherever and whenever you need them.

Generator Set Specifications

Units:
Frequency 60 Hz 60 Hz Less
Natural Gas Rating 230 eKW 230 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

Aspiration Turbocharged - Aftercooled Turbocharged - Aftercooled Less
Governor Type Electronic Electronic Less
Bore 1463.1 mm 138.74 in Less
Stroke 1728.3 mm 57.6 in Less

Generator Set Dimensions

Length 2887.0 kg 68.04 in Less
Width 57.6 in 6364.0 lb Less
Height 68.04 in 1728.3 mm Less
Weight 6364.0 lb 2887.0 kg Less

DG230 GC (3 phase) Standard Equipment

Cooling
  • Factory-installed radiator
  • Closed coolant recovery system
  • 50/50 Ethylene glycol antifreeze
  • Radiator and cooling fan complete with protective guards
  • Standard ambient temperatures up to 50°C (122°F)

Air Inlet
  • Single element air filter

Fuel
  • Low fuel pressure switch
  • Primary and secondary fuel shut-off
  • Fuel pressure test po
  • Dual lock off valves
  • Natural Gas or LP Vapor
  • NPT connection

Generator
  • Class H insulation material
  • Full load capacity alternator
  • Permanent magnet excitation
  • Class H insulation material
  • Full load capacity alternator
  • Integrated Voltage Regulator
  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • Permanent magnet excitation
  • IP23 Protection

Exhaust
  • Exhaust outlet with 3” pipe

Controls
  • EMCP 4.2 Series generator set controller

Mounting
  • Vibration isolaton (puck type)
  • Rubber vibration isolators

Electric Power - Package Serial Number Prefix
  • Battery charging alternator

Electric Starting and/or Prelube
  • Battery cables
  • Engine electrical system
  • Solenoid activated starter motor
  • Solenoid activated starter motor

Governor
  • Electronic governor (non adjustable)

Control Panel
  • EMCP 4.2 Series generator set controller

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

DG230 GC (3 phase) Optional Equipment

Starting/Charging
  • Battery heater
  • Charging alternator
  • Jacket water heater
  • Battery charger – UL Listed 10 amp

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

Generator
  • Anti-condensation heater
  • Shunt trip and auxiliary contact breaker
  • Thermal magnetic or electronic trip MCCBs
  • Excitation: [ ] Permanent Magnet Excited (PM)
  • Anti-condensation heater
  • Oversize and premium generators

Engine

Generator

Cat EMCP Control Panel

Design Criteria

UL 2200 / CSA - Optional

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