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C175-16 Generator Set

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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 4 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 50°C (122°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities

Certifications

  • UL 2200 Listed
  • CSA
  • IBC seismic certification
  • OSHPD pre-approval

One Safe Source

  • Components used in the generator set are selected at the design stage to provide optimum package 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

Generator Set Specifications
Standby Rating 3365(no fan)/3250/3100(no fan)/3000 ekW
Prime Power Rating 3115(no fan)/3000/2825(no fan)/2725 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy Low Fuel, Tier 2
Voltage 480 to 13800 Volts
Frequency 60 Hz
Speed 1800 RPM
Duty Cycle Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous
Maximum Rating 3365 ekW
Minimum Rating 2500 ekW
Engine Specifications
Engine Model C175-16 SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore 175 mm (6.89 in)
Stroke 220 mm (8.66 in)
Displacement 84.7 l (6456.31 inu00b3)
Compression Ratio 16.7:1
Aspiration Turbo Aftercooled
Fuel System Common Rail
Governor Type ADEMufffd A4
Generator Set Dimensions
Length - Minimum 6137 mm (241.6 in)
Length - Maximum 7947 mm (312.9 in)
Width - Minimum 2110 mm (83.1 in)
Width - Maximum 2889 mm (113.7 in)
Height - Minimum 2211 mm (87 in)
Height - Maximum 3410 mm (134.3 in)
Dry Weight - Genset (minimum) 19391 kg (42750 lb)
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum) 22906 kg (50500 lb)

Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • 4 x Single element canister with service indicator(s).
  • Control Panel
    • 2 Programmable relay outputs (Form C)
    • Low coolant level
    • Over / under voltage
    • Coolant temperature
    • Serial annunciator module data link
    • Alarm acknowledge
    • Text alarm/event descriptions
    • Volts (L-L & L-N)
    • Reverse power
    • Over / under frequency
    • Environmental sealed front face
    • Programmable Protective Relaying Functions
    • Speed adjust
    • Generator phase sequence
    • Low coolant temperature
    • Generator mounted – rear facing
    • Overspeed
    • Controls
    • Frequency (Hz)
    • Engine cycle crank
    • Engine cool-down timer
    • Warning / Shutdown Indicators
    • Lamp test
    • 2 Programmable digital outputs
    • 6 Programmable digital inputs
    • High coolant temperature
    • Customer data link (Modbus RTU)
    • Auto / start / stop control
    • Emergency stop pushbutton
    • RPM
    • Digital Indicators
    • Communications
    • Accessory module data link
    • Oil pressure (psi, kPa or bar)
    • Low oil pressure
    • Overcurrent
    • Emergency stop
    • 24 Volt DC operation
    • 4 Programmable relay outputs (Form A)
    • Failure to start (overcrank)
    • True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
    • Power Factor (per phase & average)
    • Operating hours
    • DC volts
    • Amps (per phase & average)
    • EMCP 4.2B
    • Reverse reactive power
  • Exhaust System
    • Bolted flange, with bellow for each turbo
    • Exhaust flange outlet
  • Fuel System
    • Engine mounted filters #REF!
    • Filters x 3
    • 10 Micron spin on yype
    • Secondary / tertiary fuel filters
    • 4 Micron spin on type
    • Primary fuel filter water / fuel water separator
  • Generators and Attachments
    • Right side extension box, bottom cable entry
    • IEC Platinum stator RTDs
    • Reactive droop capability
    • 3 Phase voltage sensing
    • (MV) Busbar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry
    • Class F temperature rise at 40C ambient
    • Anti condensation space heater
    • NEMA Class H insulation
    • 6 Leads
    • Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient
    • Voltage regulator:
    • Exciter diode monitor
    • Form wound
    • RFI suppression
    • (LV) Busbar connections, top/center mounted, top cable entry
    • 3 Phase brushless
    • 60 Hz models: NEMA standard hole pattern
    • Permanent magnet
    • Min / max exciter limiter
    • Salient Pole
  • Governing System
    • Redundant shutdown (Overspeed protection through a duplicate speed sensing system)
    • ADEM A4
  • Lube System
    • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
    • Integral lube oil cooler
    • Oil drain lines and valve
    • Fumes disposal
    • Lubricating oil
    • Prelube – required with prime, continuous, and standby
    • Gear type lube oil pump
  • Mounting Systems
    • Rails – Engine / generator
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
    • Dual 24 volt electric starting motors
    • Battery disconnect switch
    • Batteries and battery rack w/cables
  • Power Termination
    • Busbar
  • Service Instructions
    • Two PM inspections
  • General
    • Paint – Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
    • SAE standard rotation
    • LH Service
    • Flywheel and flywheel housing-SAE No. 00

Optional Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Air inlet adapters
    • Dual element air cleaner
    • Single element air cleaner
    • Air inlet protection
  • Control Panel
    • Package mounted radiator
    • Automatically selected ground
    • Customer AC-DC connection mounting location – LV/MV
    • Load share governor
    • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
    • E-Stop
    • Frame boxes
    • Annunciator modules
    • Load share module / auxiliary plate and auxiliary box (LV)
    • Fuel cooler
    • EMCP mounting location – LV/MV
    • Modbus monitoring of packages
    • Customer interface options
    • EMCP 4.4 optional harness
    • EMCP voltage and current sensing groups
    • Remote radiators
    • Generator harness
    • Interconnect harness
    • Speed adjust
    • EMCP and MV and HV power connection locations
    • Raise lower switch
  • Crankcase Systems
    • Explosive relief valves
    • Crankcase ventilation system
  • Exhaust System
    • Mufflers
    • Exhaust support group
    • Weld flanges
    • Exhaust collectors / Manifold
    • Front housing – Prime or continuous
    • Front housing – Standby or mission critical
    • Aftercooler drain
  • Fuel System
    • Primary fuel filter
  • Generators and Attachments
    • Low voltage – 1800 and 3000 Frames – 60 Hz, 3 phase, 1800 rpm, FW, PM, No of leads=6, Pitch 0.6667
    • Medium voltage – 1800 and 3000 Frames – 60 Hz, 3 phase, 1800 rpm, FW, PM, No of leads=6, Pitch 0.6667
    • Conversion GP-Top cable entry
    • Low voltage – 1800 and 3000 Frames – 50 Hz, 3 phase, 1500 rpm, FW, PM, No of leads=6, Pitch 0.6667
    • Differential current transformers
    • Space heater kit
    • Medium voltage – 1800 and 3000 Frames – 50 Hz, 3 phase, 1500 rpm, FW, PM, No of leads=6, Pitch 0.6667
    • Thermostat for space heater
    • Generator air intake
  • Instrumentation
    • Pyrometer and thermocouples
  • Lube System
    • Drain group oil pans
    • Oil filters
    • Lube oil heater
    • Electric prelube pumps
    • Lubricating oil
  • Mounting Systems
    • IBC vibration isolators – Shipped loose
    • Spring type linear vibration isolators
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts
  • Power Connections
    • Low voltage connection cable
    • Center post busbars (LV)
    • 1800 Frame generator side / rear mounted busbars (MV)
    • Enclosures – Control packaging (LV)
    • Paralleling circuit breakers
    • 1800 Frame generators circuit breaker
    • Neutral ground (LV)
    • Neutral ground (MV)
    • Cable entry options (LV)
    • Cable entry options (MV)
    • Masterpack breakers
    • Power connection covers (LV)
    • Harnesses (Breaker)
    • Masterpack breaker connections
    • Side / Rear mounted busbars (LV)
  • Special Tests / Reports
    • IBC seismic certification
    • Special test charge – Engine only
    • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
    • Genset fuel consumption test
    • Standard genset TVA (Torsional vibration analysis) report
    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • OSCOSH1 seismic certification
    • Custom genset TVA report
    • Generator test report
    • Standard engine test charge
  • Starting / Charging System
    • Heavy duty battery sets with rack
    • Charging alternators – Dry
    • Air pressure regulator
    • Starter location covers
    • 24 Volt power distribution box
    • 24 Volt electric starting motors
    • 35 Amp battery chargers
    • 24 Volt battery sets – Dry
    • 20 Amp battery chargers
    • Jacket water heaters
    • 50 Amp battery chargers
    • Air starting motor
    • Jacket water heater wiring groups
  • General
    • Special paint colors
    • Control GP – Air powered bar group
    • Barring group manual
    • Service tools – Engine barring group
    • Engine barring air powered

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