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C175-16 Generator Set

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SPECIFICATION SUMMARY
  • Bore 8.89 in
  • Displacement 5155.88 in³
  • Stroke 8.66 in
  • Compression Ratio 50 Hz 16:7:1

PRICE (USD)
Call 440-838-7348 for rate information

Engine Specifications

  • Bore
    8.89 in
  • Displacement
    5155.88 in³
  • Stroke
    8.66 in
  • Compression Ratio 50 Hz
    16:7:1
  • Compression Ratio 60 Hz
    15:3:1
  • Aspiration
    Turbo Aftercooled
  • Fuel System
    Common Rail
  • Engine Model
    C175-16 SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
  • Governor Type
    ADEM™ A4
  • Compression Ratio 50 Hz
    16:07:01
  • Compression Ratio 60 Hz
    16.7:1
  • Aspiration
    Turbo Aftercooled
  • Fuel System
    Common Rail
  • Bore
    6.89 in
  • Displacement
    5166.88 in³
  • Stroke
    8.66 in
  • Compression Ratio
    16:07:01

Generator Set Specifications

  • Minimum Rating
    2500 kVA
  • Maximum Rating
    3100 kVA
  • Voltage
    380 to 11000 Volts
  • Frequency
    50 Hz
  • Speed
    1500 rpm
  • Emissions/Fuel Strategy
    Low Fuel, Low Emissions
  • Duty Cycle
    Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous
  • Height - Maximum
    108.5 in

Generator Set Dimensions

  • Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
    50750 lb
  • Height - Maximum
    130.2 in
  • Length - Maximum
    311 in
  • Width - Maximum
    108.5 in
  • Length - Minimum
    241.6 in
  • Width - Minimum
    83 in
  • Height - Minimum
    87 in
  • Dry Weight - Genset (minimum)
    42750 lb

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

  • EU Declaration of Incorporation
  • EU Declaration of Conformity
  • IBC seismic certification
  • Eurasian Conformity (EAC)

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

Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • 4 x Single element canister with service indicator(s)
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP 4.2B
    • Volts (L-L & L-N)
    • Engine cycle crank
    • Power Factor (per phase & average)
    • Overcurrent
    • Communications
    • Emergency stop
    • 2 Programmable relay outputs (Form C)
    • 6 Programmable digital inputs
    • 2 Programmable digital outputs
    • Environmental sealed front face.
    • DC Volts
    • Reverse power
    • Programmable Protective Relaying Functions
    • High coolant temperature
    • Accessory module data link
    • Low coolant level
    • Over / under frequency
    • Amps (per phase & average)
    • True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
    • Low coolant temperature
    • Reverse Reactive Power
    • Controls
    • Oil pressure (psi, kPa or bar)
    • Lamp test
    • Coolant temperature
    • Warning / shutdown Indicators
    • 4 Programmable relay outputs (Form A)
    • Alarm acknowledge
    • Generator phase sequence
    • 24 Volt DC operation
    • Serial annunciator module data link
    • Customer data link (Modbus RTU)
    • Failure to start (overcrank)
    • Auto / start / stop control.
    • Low oil pressure
    • RPM
    • Text alarm / event descriptions.
    • Digital Indicators
    • Generator mounted - rear facing
    • Emergency stop pushbutton
    • Engine cool-down timer.
    • Operating hours
    • Over / under voltage
    • Overspeed
    • Frequency (Hz)
  • Cooling System
    • Radiator group - shipped loose
    • SCAC cooling
    • Coolant Sensors
    • Coolant drain line and valves
    • Fan and belt guards
  • Exhaust System
    • Bolted flange, with bellow for each turbo
    • Dry Exhaust Manifold
  • Fuel System
    • Filters x 3
    • Secondary / Tertiary fuel filters
    • 10 Micron Spin On Type
    • 4 Micron Spin On Type
    • Primary fuel filter water / fuel water separator
    • Engine mounted filters X3
  • Generator And Attachments
    • 6 Leads
    • IEC platinum stator RTDs
    • Voltage regulator
    • Reactive droop capability
    • 3 Phase voltage sensing
    • RFI suppression
    • Min / max exciter limiter
    • exciter diode monitor
    • Form Wound
    • Permanent magnet
    • NEMA Class H insulation
    • Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient
    • (LV) Busbar connections, top/center mounted, top cable entry
    • 3 Phase Brushless
    • Salient pole
    • 50 Hz models: IEC standard hole pattern
    • (MV) Busbar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry
    • Anti condensation space heater
    • Class F temperature rise at 40C ambient
    • Right side extension box, bottom cable entry
  • Governing System
    • ADEM A4
    • Redundant shutdown (Overspeed protection through a duplicate speed sensing system)
  • Lube System
    • Gear type lube oil pump
    • Lubricating oil
    • Fumes disposal
    • Integral lube oil cooler
    • Oil drain lines and valve
    • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
    • Prelube - required with prime, continuous, and standby
  • Mounting Systems
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
    • Battery disconnect switch
    • Batteries and battery rack w/cables
    • Dual 24 volt electric starting motors
    • Rails - Engine / generator
  • Service Instructions
    • Two PM inspections
  • Power Termination
    • Busbar
  • General
    • Paint - Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
    • Right hand service
    • Flywheel and flywheel housing-SAE No. 00
    • SAE standard rotation

Optional Equipment:

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