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Cat® 3608 Industrial Diesel Engine

The Cat® 3608 Industrial Diesel Engine is offered in ratings ranging from 2080-2460 bkW (2787-3300 bhp) @ 800-1000 rpm. These ratings are non-certified rating and are available for global non-regulated areas. Industries powered by 3608 engines include Construction, Forestry, General Industrial, Material Handling and Mining.

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SPECIFICATION SUMMARY
  • Minimum Power 2787.0 bhp
  • Maximum Power 3300.0 bhp
  • Emissions Non-certified
  • Rated Speed 800-1000 rpm

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

Power Rating

  • Minimum Power
    2787.0 bhp
  • Maximum Power
    3300.0 bhp
  • Rated Speed
    800-1000 rpm
  • Minimum Power
    2787 HP
  • Maximum Power
    3300 HP
  • Rated Speed
    800-1000 rpm
  • Maximum Power
    3300 HP
  • Rated Speed
    800-1000 rpm
  • Minimum Power
    2787 HP
  • Maximum Torque
    18219 lb-ft @ 820 rpm

Emission Standards

  • Emissions
    Non-certified
  • Emissions
    Non-Certified
  • Emissions
    Non-Certified

General

  • Engine Configuration
    Inline 8, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
  • Bore
    280 mm (11 in)
  • Stroke
    300 mm (11.8 in)
  • Displacement
    147.8 L (9018 in³)
  • Aspiration
    Turbocharged Aftercooled
  • Rotation (from flywheel end)
    Counterclockwise
  • Engine Configuration
    Inline 8, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
  • Bore
    280 mm (11 in)
  • Stroke
    300 mm (11.8 in)
  • Aspiration
    Turbocharged Aftercooled
  • Displacement
    147.8 L (9018 in³)
  • Rotation from Flywheel End
    Counterclockwise
  • Bore
    11 in
  • Stroke
    11.8 in
  • Displacement
    9018 in³
  • Engine Configuration
    Inline 8, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
  • Bore
    11 in
  • Stroke
    11.8 in
  • Displacement
    9018 in³
  • Aspiration
    Turbocharged Aftercooled
  • Rotation from Flywheel End
    Counterclockwise

Engine Dimensions (Approximate. Final dimensions dependent on selected options)

  • Length
    4828 mm (190 in)
  • Width
    1748 mm (69 in)
  • Height
    2626 mm (103 in)
  • Weight, Net Dry (Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments)
    19,000 kg (41,800 lb)

Engine Dimensions - Approximate

  • Height
    2626 mm (103 in)
  • Length
    4828 mm (190 in)
  • Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments
    19,000 kg (41,800 lb)
  • Width
    1748 mm (69 in)
  • Height
    103 in
  • Length
    190 in
  • Width
    69 in
  • Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments
    41800 lb
  • Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments
    41800 lb
  • Length
    190 in
  • Width
    69 in
  • Height
    103 in

Reliable, Quiet and Durable Power

World-class manufacturing capability and processes coupled with proven core engine designs assure reliability, quiet operation, and many hours of productive life.

Fuel Efficiency

Fuel consumption optimized to match operating cycles of a wide range of equipment and applications while maintaining low operating costs.

Quality

Every Cat engine is manufactured to stringent quality standards in order to assure customer satisfaction.

World-class Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network

  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program

World-class Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network

  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program

Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Aftercooler core, corrosion resistant coated (air side)
    • Air cleaner. Regular duty, dry, panel type with service indicators, turbocharger, jacket water aftercooled.
    • Turbocharger, rear mounted
    • Jacket water aftercooled
  • Control System
    • Governor, RH, 3161 with self contained synthetic oil sump
    • Air-fuel ratio control
    • Mechanical speed control, without torque control
    • Governor control
    • Positive locking
  • Cooling System
    • Thermostats and housing
    • Jacket water pump, centrifugal
  • Exhaust System
    • Exhaust manifold, dry
  • Flywheels And Flywheel Housing
    • SAE No. 00 flywheel
    • 183 flywheel teeth
    • SAE No. 00 flywheel housing
  • Fuel System
    • Fuel filter, with service indicators, cartridge type with RH service
    • Fuel transfer pump
  • Instrumentation
    • Instrument Panel, RH
    • Engine oil pressure gauge
    • Fuel pressure gauge
    • Oil filter differential gauge
    • Jacket water temperature gauge
    • Service meter, electric
    • Tachometer
  • Lube System
    • Crankcase breather, top mounted
    • Oil cooler
    • Oil filler
    • Oil dipstick
    • Oil pump
    • Oil filter, cartridge type with RH service
    • Shallow oil pan
  • Mounting System
    • Rails, mounting, engine length, 254 mm (10 in), industrial-type, C-channel.
  • Power Take Off
    • Accessory drive, upper RH
    • Front housing, single sided
  • Protection System
    • Junction box
    • Manual shutoff, RH
    • Safety shutoff protection, energized to shutdown
    • Low oil pressure, low idle 69 kPa (10 psi); high idle 207 kPa (30 psi)
    • Water temperature
    • Overspeed
    • 3161 governor solenoid energized to shutdown
  • Starting System
    • Starting switch
  • General
    • Vibration damper
    • Lifting eyes
    • Paint: Caterpillar yellow, with optional colors available at request

Optional Equipment: