C175-16 Generator Set

C175-16 Diesel Generator Sets

C175-16 Generator Set

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Product Specs

Engine Specifications

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

Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
2500 kVA
Maximum Rating
3100 kVA
Voltage
220 - 13800 Volts
Frequency
50 Hz
Speed
1500 RPM

Generator Set Configurations

Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption, U.S. EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Use Only (Tier 2 Nonroad Equivalent Emission Standards)

Equipment

  • Air Cleaner
    • Air Cleaner; 4 x single element canister with service indicator(s)
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP4 / EMCP4.2
    • Emergency stop pushbutton
    • 24-volt DC operation
    • Environmental sealed front face.
    • Text alarm/event descriptions.
    • Generator mounted - rear facing
    • Controls
    • - Speed adjust
    • - Auto/start/stop control.
    • - Engine cool-down timer.
    • - Engine cycle crank
    • - Alarm acknowledge
    • - Lamp test
    • True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
    • Digital Indicators
    • - RPM
    • - DC volts
    • - Operating hours
    • - Oil pressure (psi, kPa or bar)
    • - Coolant temperature
    • - Volts (L-L & L-N)
    • - Frequency (Hz)
    • - Amps (per phase & average)
    • Power Factor (per phase & average)
    • Warning/shutdown Indicators
    • - Low oil pressure
    • - High coolant temperature
    • - Overspeed
    • - Emergency stop
    • - Failure to start (overcrank)
    • - Low coolant temperature
    • - Low coolant level
    • Programmable Protective Relaying Functions
    • - Generator phase sequence
    • - Over/Under voltage
    • - Over/Under Frequency
    • - Reverse Power
    • - Reverse Reactive Power
    • - Overcurrent
    • Communications
    • - Customer data link (Modbus RTU)
    • - Accessory module data link
    • - Serial annunciator module data link
    • - 6 programmable digital inputs
    • - 4 programmable relay outputs (Form A)
    • - 2 programmable relay outputs (Form C)
    • - 2 programmable digital outputs
  • Cooling System
    • SCAC cooling
    • Radiator Group Shipped loose
    • Fan and belt guards
    • Coolant drain line and valves
    • Coolant Sensors
  • Exhaust System
    • Dry Exhaust Manifold
    • Bolted Flange, with bellow for each turbo
  • Fuel System
    • Primary fuel filter water / fuel water separator
    • 10 Micron Spin On Type
    • Filters x 3
    • Secondary / Tertiary fuel filters
    • - 4 Micron Spin On Type
    • - Engine mounted filters x3
  • Generator And Attachments
    • 3 Phase Brushless
    • Salient Pole
    • 6 lead
    • IEC Platinum Stator RTDs
    • Voltage Regulator
    • 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
    • - 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
    • Lubricating oil
    • Gear type lube oil pump
    • Integral lube oil cooler
    • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
    • Oil drain lines and valve
    • Fumes disposal
    • Prelube - required with prime, continuous, and standby
  • Mounting Systems
    • Rails - Engine/Generator
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
    • Dual 24-volt electric starting motors
    • Batteries and battery rack w/cables
    • Battery disconnect switch
  • Service Instructions
    • Two PM inspections
  • Power Termination
    • Bus Bar
  • 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 Systems
    • Single element air cleaner
    • Dual element air cleaner
    • Air inlet adapters
    • Air inlet protection
  • Control Panels
    • EMCP 4.2 / 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

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