XQP300 - Diesel

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This fuel-optimized rental power product is ideal for customers interested in consuming the least amount of fuel. Each model delivers increased flexibility by easily switching between 50 and 60 Hz, which allows one machine to satisfy varying load requirements across diverse regions and applications including mining, manufacturing, oil and gas and construction.

Generator Set

Rating Prime 300 kVA 300 kVA Less
Frequency 50/60 Hz 50/60 Hz Less
Voltage 127 - 480 V 127 - 480 V Less


Engine Cat C9 ACERT Diesel Engine Cat C9 ACERT Diesel Engine Less
Fuel Diesel Diesel Less


Width 55.0 in 1400.0 mm Less
Height 84.0 in 2124.0 mm Less
Length 160.0 in 4065.0 mm Less
Weight 8553.0 lb 3880.0 kg Less

Fuel consumption Best Fuel Efficiency

100% Load 50Hz 16.5 gal/hr 62.5 l/hr Less
100% Load 60Hz 19.4 gal/hr 73.5 l/hr Less
75% Load 50Hz 12.5 gal/hr 47.3 l/hr Less
75% Load 60Hz 14.7 gal/hr 55.8 l/hr Less
50% Load 50Hz 8.9 gal/hr 33.8 l/hr Less
50% Load 60Hz 10.6 gal/hr 40.1 l/hr Less

Rental ready

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

Fuel/Emissions Strategy

Best Fuel Efficiency.

Cat C9 Diesel Engine

Industry proven reliability.

Cat EMCP 4.2B Control Panel

Easy to use digital controls.

Cat LC5100 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.

Cat Connect

Remote monitoring for fleet management and asset tracking.

Factory Designed, Built and Tested

Supported by an industry leading global dealer network.

500 hr Oil Change Intervals

Reducing operating costs and producing less waste.

Improved Transportability

Drag bars, Lifting frame, Fork lift pockets and 4 point lift.

Additional Options Available

Synchronising controls. Extended Service interval kits.

XQP300 - Diesel Standard Equipment

CAT C9 Diesel Engine
  • Turbo charged.

  • LC5114N 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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