3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

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Bore
6.69 in
Stroke (HD)
8.46 in
Aspiration
ATAAC
Fuel System
MEUI

Engine Specifications

Bore
6.69in
Stroke (HD)
8.46in
Aspiration
ATAAC
Fuel System
MEUI
Engine Model
3516E, SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke, Water-Cooled Diesel
Compression Ratio
14.3:1
Governor Type
Adem™ A5
Aspiration
ATAAC
Fuel System
MEUI
Bore
6.69in
Stroke - HD
8.46in

Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
2500 eKW
Maximum Rating
2750 ekW
Voltage
416 to 13,800 volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 RPM
Height - Maximum
132.3in
Length - Maximum
281.5in
Width - Maximum
103.9in

Generator Set Configurations

Emissions/Fuel Strategy
US EPA Stationary Emergency Use Only (Tier 2)

Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Air cleaner
    • Single element canister type with service indicator
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP 4.2
    • Emergency stop pushbutton
    • Panel Lights
    • EMCP 4.2 controller includes:
    • 24 Volt DC operation
    • Environmental sealed front face
    • Text alarm / event descriptions
    • Generator mounted - rear facing
    • Controls:
    • Speed adjust
    • Engine cool-down timer
    • Engine cycle crank
    • Alarm acknowledge
    • Lamp test
    • True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
    • Digital indication for:
    • 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)
    • kW (per phase, average & percent)
    • kVA (per phase, average & percent)
    • kVAr (per phase, average & percent)
    • kW-hr (total)
    • kVAr-hr (total)
    • Warning / shutdown with common LED indication of shutdowns for:
    • 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 (27/59)
    • Over / under frequency (81 o/u)
    • Reverse Power (kW) (32)
    • Reverse reactive power (kVAr) (32RV)
    • Overcurrent (50/51)
    • 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
    • JWAC
    • Radiator fan and fan drive
    • Fan and belt guards
    • Coolant drain line with valve
    • Coolant level sensors
    • Caterpillar extended life coolant
  • Exhaust System
    • Dry exhaust manifold
    • Flanged faced outlet(s)
  • Fuel System
    • Secondary fuel filters
    • Fuel cooler; not included with packages without radiator
    • Flexible fuel lines - shipped loose
    • Fuel priming pump
  • Generators And Attachments
    • 3 Phase brushless, salient pole
    • 6 Lead
    • Form Wound
    • Permanent magnet
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • Anti condensation space heater
    • Class H insulation, Class F temperature rise at 40C ambient (105C prime/130C standby)
    • Right side extension terminal box, bus bar connections, top mounted, bottom cable entry
    • NEMA standard hole pattern
  • Governing System
    • ADEM III
  • Literature
    • English
  • 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
  • Mounting System
    • Rails - engine/generator/radiator mounting
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
  • Starting / Charging System
    • 24-volt electric starting motor
    • 45 Amp charging alternator
    • Battery and battery rack w/cables
    • Battery disconnect switch
  • General
    • Paint: Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
    • Right hand servicing
    • Flywheel and flywheel housing-SAE No. 00
    • SAE standard rotation

Optional Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Dual element air cleaners
    • Heavy duty air cleaners
    • Remote air inlet adapters
    • Air inlet protection
  • Circuit Breakers
    • Optional busbar power connections
    • Circuit breaker harnesses
    • Cable entry options
    • 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000, 5000 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC Rated Circuit Breakers
    • 1600, 2000, 2500, 3000, 4000, 5000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% Rated Circuit Breakers
    • 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC-Rated Circuit Breakers
    • Busbar connections
    • P Frame breaker connections
    • R Frame breaker connections
    • Masterpact breaker connections
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
    • Language options
    • Annunciator modules
    • Load share module options
    • Mounting group - External box clips
    • Auxiliary box
    • Customer interface options
    • Generator temperature monitoring
    • Voltage raise / lower switch
    • Remote speed adjust
    • PC monitoring (Remote and local)
    • Vandal proof panel door
    • Ground
  • Cooling System
    • Optional Serpentine radiators
    • Optional ATAAC radiators
    • Water level switch gauges
    • Expansion tanks
  • Exhaust System
    • Elbows
    • Flanges
    • Flexible fittings
    • Y Adapters
    • Flanges and exhaust fittings
    • Mufflers
  • Fuel System
    • Duplex fuel filters
    • Primary fuel filters
  • Generators And Attachments
    • Primary fuel filters
    • Alternator air cleaners
    • Differential current transformers - 8.7 and 15 kV class
  • Instrumentation
    • Pyrometer and thermocouples
  • Lube System
    • Lube oil in standard sump
    • Oil level regulator
    • Electric prelube pump
    • Manual prelube pum
  • Mounting System
    • Puck style low efficiency lsolators
    • Spring type vibration isolators
    • IBC seismic vibration isolators NORAD
  • Power Connections
    • 2700 & 3000 Frame
    • Grounding groups
    • Neutral ground connections
  • Special Tests / Reports
    • IBC certifications
    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
    • Standard engine test charge
    • Generator set test report
    • Fuel consumption test
    • Generator set consumption test
    • Torsional vibration analysis
  • Starting / Charging System
    • Engine barring group
    • 24 Volt battery set - Dry
    • 10, 20, 35 and 50 Amp battery chargers
    • Electric starting motors
    • Air starting motors
    • Starter covers
    • Air pressure regulator
    • Jacket water heaters
  • General
    • Special paint colors
    • US aid emblem