3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

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Bore
6.69 in
Stroke (HD)
8.46 in
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection

Engine Specifications

Bore
6.69in
Stroke (HD)
8.46in
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Bore
6.69in
Stroke - HD
8.46in
Engine Model
3516E, SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke, Water-Cooled Diesel
Compression Ratio
14:01
Governor Type
Adem™5

Generator Set Specifications

Height - Maximum
92.2in
Length - Maximum
218.3in
Width - Maximum
72in
Minimum Rating
2750 kVA
Maximum Rating
3000 kVA (3100 kVA without fan)
Voltage
380 to 11,000 volts
Frequency
50 Hz
Speed
1500 RPM

Generator Set Configurations

Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption

Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Air cleaner
    • Single element canister type with service indicator
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP 4.2
    • Emergency stop pushbutton
    • Panel lights
    • EMCP4.2 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
    • Generator set packages include Caterpillar's Digital Voltage Regulator (CDVR). CDVR includes reactive droop capability, 3-phase voltage sensing, KVAR/PF modes, RFI suppression, min/max exciter
    • Random wound
    • Internal excitation
    • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby).
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • Bus bar connections, top center mounted, top cable entry
    • IEC 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
    • 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
  • Power Termination
    • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
  • Circuit Breakers
    • Optional busbar power connections
    • Load take off; IEC standard hole
    • Center posts busbars
    • Cable entry options
    • Control packaging for enclosures
    • Trip Units
    • EMAX breakers
  • Control Panels
    • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
    • Language options
    • Busbar connections
    • EMAX breaker connections
    • Annunciator modules
    • Governors
    • External box clips
    • Auxiliary box
    • Customer interface options
    • Generator temperature monitoring
    • Voltage raise / lower switch
    • Remote speed adjust
    • Vandal proof panel door
    • Local and remote monitoring
  • Cooling System
    • Optional Serpentine radiators
    • Water level switch gauges
    • Heat exchangers
    • Radiator duct flanges
  • European Certifications
    • EU declaration of conformity
  • Exhaust System
    • Mufflers
    • Muffler mounting kits
    • Flexible fittings
    • Through wall installation kit
  • Fuel System
    • Primary fuel filter
    • Fuel coolers
  • Generators And Attachments
    • Optional generators
    • 3 Phase, Random wound, Internal excitation
    • Number of leads: 6
    • 3 Phase, 380 / 400 / 415 / 3300 / 6600 / 10000 / 10500 / 11000 volt
       
    • Random wound
    • Internal excitation
    • Pitch: 0.6667
  • Instrumentation
    • Pyrometers and thermocouples
  • Lube System
    • Oil level reg-1 shallow pan
    • Electric prelube pumps
    • Manual prelube sump pumps
  • Mounting System
    • Spring type vibration isolators
    • IBC vibration isolators
  • Protection System
    • Explosion relief valves
  • Special Tests / Reports
    • CSA test and certification
    • Neutral ground certificate
    • IBC seismic certificate
    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
  • Starting / Charging System
    • Charging alternators - 50 Amp
    • 10 and 20 amp battery chargers
    • 24 Volt battery sets - Dry
    • Dual 24 volt electric starting motors
    • ETHER starting aids
    • Jacket water heaters
  • General
    • Engine barring group