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Design Criteria

The generator set meets transient response and block loading steps as per ISO 8528-5.

Cat Generator Set Package

  • Cat generator set packages have been fully prototype tested
  • Accepts 100% block load in one step
  • Conform to ISO 8528-5 load acceptance and transient response requirements
  • Cat Diesel Engine

  • Reliable, rugged, durable design
  • Field-proven in thousands of applications worldwide
  • Four-stroke-cycle diesel engine combines consistent performance and excellent fuel economy with minimum weight
  • Alternator

  • Superior motor starting capability minimises need for oversizing alternator
  • Designed to match performance and output characteristics of Cat diesel engines
  • Robust Class H insulation
  • EMCP 4 Control Panel

  • User-friendly interface and navigation
  • Scalable system to meet a wide range of installation requirements
  • Single-Source Supplier

    Fully prototype tested with certified torsional vibration analysis available

    Cooling System

  • Designed to operate in standard ambient temperatures up to 50°C (122°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities
  • World Wide Product Support

    Cat dealers provide extensive post-sale support including maintenance and repair agreements. Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries. The Caterpillar S•O•S℠ program cost effectively detects internal engine component condition, even the presence of unwanted fluids and combustion by-products

    3516B (50 Hz) India Market Only Standard Equipment

    Cooling
    • Radiator or heat exchanger

    Control Panel
    • EMCP 4.2
       

    Overview

    Producing reliable power from 1640 to 2250 ekW at 60 Hz, our 3516B diesel generator sets are made to meet your mission critical, continuous, standby and prime applications. We've designed each to ISO 8528-5 transient response requirements and to accept 100 per cent rated load in one step. Generator sets offer both low fuel consumption and low emission systems.

    Generator Set Specifications

    Units:
    Minimum Rating 2000 kVA 2000 kVA Less
    Maximum Rating 2000 kVA 2000 kVA Less
    Emissions/Fuel Strategy Low Fuel Consumption Low Fuel Consumption Less
    Voltage Voltage - Low (415 Volts), Medium and High Voltage Voltage - Low (415 Volts), Medium and High Voltage Less
    Frequency 50 Hz 50 Hz Less
    Speed 1500 rpm 1500 rpm Less
    Duty Cycle Standby, Prime Standby, Prime Less

    Engine Specifications

    Engine Model 3516B TA, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel 3516B TA, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel Less
    Bore 6.69 in 170.0 mm Less
    Stroke 7.48 in 190.0 mm Less
    Displacement 4210.6 in 69.0 l Less
    Compression Ratio 14.0:1 14.0:1 Less
    Aspiration TA TA Less
    Fuel System Electronic unit injection Electronic unit injection Less
    Governor Type Adem™3 Adem™3 Less

    Generator Set Dimensions

    Length - Maximum 234.4 in 5953.0 mm Less
    Width - Maximum 234.4 in 5953.0 mm Less
    Height - Maximum 94.9 in 2410.0 mm Less

    Application Centre

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    EMCP 4 Generator Set Controls

    Cat generator sets provide a complete factory-built solution with fully featured standard and advanced controls. Optional accessories enhance the capabilities of the genset package-mounted control system.

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