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3512C (60 Hz)Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Air cleaner; single element canister type with service indicator

General
  • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black
  • Paint: Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
  • Right hand servicing
  • Flywheel and Flywheel housing-SAE No. 00
  • SAE Standard Rotation

Control System
  • EMCP4.2B
  • Emergency stop pushbutton
  • 24-volt DC operation
  • Environmental sealed front face
  • Text alarm/event descriptions
  • Generator mounted - rear facing
  • Generator set packages include Caterpillar' s Voltage Regulator (IVR). IVR includes reactive droop capability, 3-phase voltage sensing, KVAR/PF modes, RFI suppression, min/max exciter. Limiter and exciter diode monitor
  • Controls:
  • Speed adjust
  • Auto/start/stop control
  • Engine cool-down timer
  • Engine cycle crank
  • Alarm acknowledge
  • Lamp test
  • Load histogram feature
  • PLC functionality
  • Customizable screens
  • True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
  • Digital indication for:
  • RPM
  • DC volts
  • Oil pressure (psi, kPa or bar)
  • Coolant temperature
  • Volts (L-L & L-N)
  • Frequency (Hz)
  • Amps (per phase & average)
  • Power Factor (per phase & average)
  • kW (per phase, average & percent)
  • kVA (per phase, average & percent)
  • kVAr (per phase, average & percent)
  • kW-hr (total)
  • kVAr-hr (total)
  • Warning/shutdown with common LED indication of shutdowns for:
  • Low oil pressure
  • High coolant temperature
  • Overspeed
  • Emergency stop
  • Failure to start (overcrank)
  • Low coolant temperature
  • Low coolant level
  • Programmable protective relaying functions:
  • Generator phase sequence
  • Over/Under voltage (27/59)
  • Over/Under Frequency (81 o/u)
  • Reverse Power (kW) (32)
  • Reverse Reactive Power (kVAr) (32RV)
  • Overcurrent (50/51)
  • Communications
  • Cat Connect
  • Customer data link (Modbus RTU)
  • Accessory module data link
  • Number of I/O varies on options selected
  • 4 programmable relay outputs (Form A)
  • 1 programmable relay outputs (Form C)
  • 1 programmable digital outputs

Cooling System
  • SCAC
  • Radiator fan and fan drive
  • Fan and belt guards
  • Coolant drain line with valve
  • Coolant level sensors (Not included with packages without radiator)
  • Caterpillar Extended Life Coolant (Not included with packages without radiator, installed SF44CTS

Exhaust System
  • Dry Exhaust Manifold
  • Flanged faced outlet(s)

Fuel System
  • Secondary fuel filters
  • Fuel cooler; not included with packages without radiator
  • Flexible fuel lines - shipped loose
  • Fuel priming pump

Generators and Attachments
  • 3 phase brushless, salient pole
  • 6 lead
  • Low Voltage:
  • Random wound
  • Internal Excitation
  • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby)
  • Bus bar connections, top center mounted, top cable entry
  • NEMA standard hole pattern
  • Medium Voltage:
  • Form Wound
  • Permanent Magnet
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime/150C standby)
  • Bus bar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry
  • NEMA standard hole pattern
  • High Voltage
  • Class H insulation, Class F temperature rise at 40C ambient (105C prime/130C standby)
  • NEMA standard hole pattern

Governing System
  • ADEM III

Literature
  • English

Lube System
  • Lubricating oil
  • Gear type lube oil pump
  • Integral lube oil cooler
  • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
  • Oil drain lines and valve
  • Fumes disposal

Mounting System
  • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)

Starting / Charging System
  • 24 Volt electric starting motor
  • 45 Amp charging alternator
  • Battery and battery rack w/cables
  • Battery disconnect switch

3512C (60 Hz)Optional Equipment

Control Panels
  • EMCP 4.2B
  • EMCP 4.3
  • EMCP 4.4

Air Inlet System
  • Single element filter
  • Heavy duty air cleaner

Cooling System
  • Standard installed radiators
  • Standard installed ATAAC radiators
  • Optional installed radicators
  • Optional installed ATAAC radicators
  • Water level switch guages
  • Coolant

Exhaust System
  • Elbows
  • Flange and exhaust expanders
  • Flanges
  • Flexible fittings
  • Y Adapters
  • Mufflers

Fuel System
  • Primary fuel filter

General
  • US aid emblem

Generators and Attachments
  • Low Voltage: 380,440 / 480 Volts, 3 Phase, 1800 rpm
  • RW, IE, 6 leads, Pitch 0.6667
  • 1400, 1600, 2700 Frames
  • Space heater
  • Generator conversion from IE to PM
  • Differential current transformers (DCT) 15 kV class
  • Differential current transformers (DCT) 8.7 kV class
  • Generator air cleaner

Instrumentation
  • Pyrometer and thermocouples
  • Wiring GP W/O cyl sensors

Lube System
  • Lubrication oil in standard sump
  • Oil drains
  • Oil level regulator
  • Prelube pumps

Crankcase Protection
  • No explosion relief valves
  • No crankcase explosion relief valve
  • Explosion relief valve
  • Crankcase ventilation system

Mounting System
  • Puck style low efficiency isolators
  • Spring type vibration isolators
  • IBC vibration isolators

Power Connections
  • Grounding groups
  • Neutral ground connections
  • Center post buss bar
  • Right side power connections
  • Cable entry - Right side
  • Left side power connections
  • Rear power connections
  • Six lead, six terminal option
  • 1600 ,2000, 2500, 3000, 4000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% rated circuit breakers
  • 2000, 2500,3200 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC Rated Circuit Breakers
  • 2000, 2500 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC Rated Circuit Breakers

Special Tests / Reports
  • CSA certification
  • IBC seismic certification
  • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
  • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
  • Standard engine test charge
  • Generator test report
  • Fuel consumption test
  • Generator fuel consumption test
  • Torsional vibration analysis

Starting / Charging System
  • Engine barring device
  • Batteries, racks and cables:
  • 24 Volt battery set - dry
  • 10 Amp battery charger
  • 35 Amp battery charger
  • Electric starting motors
  • Air starting motor
  • Starter covers
  • Air pressure regulator
  • Jacket water heaters

Overview

Producing reliable power from 1230 ekW to 1500 ekW at 60 Hz, our 3512C diesel generator sets are made to meet your continuous, standby and prime applications. Each are designed to meet ISO 8528-5 transient response requirements and accept 100 percent rated load in one step. Our 3512C generator sets operate to the EPA Stationary Emergency (Tier 2) emissions levels. Seismic certification is also available for select models, maintaining your power after unexpected disturbances. Our integrated control system, including ATS and switchgear ensures a consistent power supply and connection to your fleet through on-site and remote monitoring options. Our EMCP 4 control panel options feature a user-friendly interface and offer management and diagnostic tools. The EMCP 4.4 controller provides multi generator set paralleling capability, giving you the ability to add generator sets to match your growing power requirements. Discover a broad range of accessories and bolt-on system expansion attachments. Find flexible packaging options to work with your spatial restrictions and environment conditions. Even select from UL 2200 and CSA certified package options for added safety.

Generator Set Specifications

Units:
Minimum Rating 1230 ekW 1230 ekW Less
Maximum Rating 1500 ekW 1500 ekW Less
Voltage 220 to 13800 Volts 220 to 13800 Volts Less
Frequency 60 Hz 60 Hz Less
Speed 1800 RPM 1800 RPM Less

Generator Set Configurations

Emissions/Fuel Strategy U.S. EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Use Only (Tier 2 Nonroad Equivalent Emission Standards) U.S. EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Use Only (Tier 2 Nonroad Equivalent Emission Standards) Less

Engine Specifications

Engine Model 3512C ATAAC, V-12, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel 3512C ATAAC, V-12, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel Less
Compression Ratio 14.7:1 14.7:1 Less
Aspiration TA TA Less
Governor Type Adem™3 Adem™3 Less
Fuel System Electronic unit injection Electronic unit injection Less
Bore 6.69 in 170.0 mm Less
Displacement 3161.03 in³ 51.8 l Less
Stroke 7.48 in 190.0 mm Less

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