C15 (50 Hz) India Market Only

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Overview

Producing reliable power of 500 kVA at 50 Hz, for prime applications, the C15 generator set is fitted with a rugged, durable engine that has been field proven in thousands of applications world wide, has been designed to meet ISO 8528-5 transient response requirements and built to accept 100 percent rated load in one step. These generator sets have an Emissions / Fuel strategy of India CPCB/MoEF.

Generator Set Specifications

Units:
Minimum Rating 500 kVA 500 kVA Less
Maximum Rating 500 kVA 500 kVA Less
Emissions/Fuel Strategy India CPCB/MoEF India CPCB/MoEF Less
Voltage 415 Volts 415 Volts Less
Frequency 50 Hz 50 Hz Less
Speed 1500 rpm 1500 rpm Less
Duty Cycle Standby, Prime Standby, Prime Less

Engine Specifications

Engine Model C15 ATAAC, I-6, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel C15 ATAAC, I-6, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel Less
Bore 5.4 in 137.2 mm Less
Stroke 6.75 in 171.4 mm Less
Displacement 927.56 in³ 15.2 l Less
Compression Ratio 17:01 17:01 Less
Aspiration Air to Air Aftercooled Air to Air Aftercooled Less
Fuel System MEUI MEUI Less
Governor Type Adem™A4 Adem™A4 Less

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum 150.8 in 3830.0 mm Less
Width - Maximum 58.3 in 1481.0 mm Less
Height - Maximum 86.3 in 2193.0 mm Less

Cat Generator Set Package

  • Cat generator set packages have been fully prototype tested
  • Accepts 100% block load in one step and meets NFPA 110 loading requirements
  • Conform to ISO 8528-5 steady state 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

SR5 Alternator

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

EMCP Control Panel

  • User-friendly interface and navigation
  • Scalable system to meet a wide range of installation requirement
  • Expansion modules and site-specific programming for specific customer requirements

Cooling System

  • Designed to operate in standard ambient temperatures up to 55°C (131°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities

Certifications

One Safe Source

  • Components used in the generator set are selected based on seamless design integration to provide the optimum performance
  • The generator set is fully assembled at a Caterpillar facility following our quality guidelines
  • Each generator set package is tested before leaving the Caterpillar facility
  • Cat product support, including dealer service, parts and warranty covers the entire Cat power system

World Wide Product Support

  • Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries
  • Your local Cat dealer provides extensive post-sale support, including maintenance and repair agreements

C15 (50 Hz) India Market Only Standard Equipment

Cooling System
  • Radiator

Exhaust System
  • Exhaust flange outlet

Power Termination
  • Busbar

Control Panel
  • TCP 1000

General
  • Paint - Caterpillar yellow except rails and radiators gloss black

C15 (50 Hz) India Market Only Optional Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Heavy duty air cleaner

Control Panel
  • EMCP 4.2

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