XQP500 - Diesel

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This XQP500 generator set is EU Stage IIIA emission standard capable or fuel consumption optimized for customers in non-regulated territories. A unique feature is the introduction of clutch fan drive technology, where the fan no longer needs to runs continuously at full speed and power. This saves additional fuel, while also lowering noise output; an ideal feature when operating at lower loads, in cooler temperatures, or most importantly, in evenings when noise levels are most noticeable.

Generator Set

Rating Prime 500 kVA 500 kVA Less
Frequency 50/60 Hz 50/60 Hz Less
Voltage 127 - 480 V 127 - 480 V Less


Engine C15 ACERT Diesel Engine C15 ACERT Diesel Engine Less
Fuel Diesel Diesel Less


Width 77.0 in 1954.0 mm Less
Height 90.0 in 2292.0 mm Less
Length 200.9 in 5103.0 mm Less
Weight 13176.0 lb 5977.0 kg Less

Fuel Consumption EU Stage IIIA

100% Load 50Hz 29.1 gal/hr 110.2 l/hr Less
100% Load 60Hz 32.0 gal/hr 121.0 l/hr Less
75% Load 50Hz 23.0 gal/hr 86.8 l/hr Less
75% Load 60Hz 26.3 gal/hr 99.7 l/hr Less
50% Load 50Hz 16.4 gal/hr 62.0 l/hr Less
50% Load 60Hz 18.3 gal/hr 69.2 l/hr Less

Fuel consumption Best Fuel Efficiency

100% Load 50Hz 29.0 gal/hr 102.0 l/hr Less
100% Load 60Hz 28.3 gal/hr 107.0 l/hr Less
75% Load 50Hz 20.1 gal/hr 76.2 l/hr Less
75% Load 60Hz 22.0 gal/hr 83.0 l/hr Less
50% Load 50Hz 14.3 gal/hr 54.0 l/hr Less
50% Load 60Hz 15.7 gal/hr 59.3 l/hr Less

Noise rating (with enclosure) EU Stage IIIA

Sound Power @ 1 meters (3 feet) @ 75% of rating (50Hz) 77.5 dB(A) 77.5 dB(A) Less
Sound Power @ 1 meters (3 feet) @ 75% of rating (60Hz) 79.8 dB(A) 79.8 dB(A) Less

Rental ready

Robust, durable product with a range of rental ready features to meet job requirements and applications.

Fuel/Emissions Strategy

Emissions Equivalent to EU Stage IIIA and Best Fuel Efficiency.

Cat C15 Diesel Engine

Industry proven reliability.

Cat EMCP 4.2B Control Panel

Easy to use digital controls.

Cat LC6100 Generator

Integrated voltage regular for fast response in demanding applications.

Robust Galvanised Enclosure

Inhibits corrosion in service. Prevents water ingress, provides security and sound attenuation.

Sound Isolated Operator Panel

Improved operator comfort.

Additional Options Available

Synchronising controls. Extended Service interval kits.

XQP500 - Diesel Standard Equipment

CAT C15 Diesel Engine
  • Turbo charged.

  • LC6114F frame.

Air Filter
  • Cyclonic/paper with dust cup and service indicator.

Cat Connect remote monitoring
  • Provides package monitoring and management.

Cooling System
  • Package mounted radiator with vertical air discharge. Filled from factory.

Charging / Starting System
  • 24V heavy duty starting motor and charging alternator c/w battery isolator.

Fuel System
  • Dual wall fuel tank with 3 way directional valve for external supply.

Control Panel
  • Digital EMCP4.2B set mounted controller.

  • Single, robust enclosure for controls and distribution c/w 4 pole circuit breaker and safety cut off.

  • Heavy Duty steel base frame with integral fuel tank. Fork lift pockets. Dragging bars. Lifting frame and 4 point lift. Base frame is wider than enclosure to protect generator set during transportation.

  • Sound attenuating, galvanised steel enclosure with exceptional noise reduction performance.

  • Integrated spark arresting silencer.

Lube Oil
  • On engine primary and secondary oil filters. Filled from factory.

  • Factory tested and inspected.

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