C175-16 Generator Set

C175-16 Generator Set

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

Engine Specifications

Bore
8.89in
Displacement
5155.88in³
Stroke
8.66in
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
15:03:01
Aspiration
Turbo Aftercooled
Fuel System
Common Rail
Bore
8.89in
Displacement
5155.88in³
Stroke
8.66in

Generator Set Specifications

Height - Maximum
134.3in
Length - Maximum
312.9in
Width - Maximum
113.7in
Minimum Rating
2500 ekW
Maximum Rating
3100 ekW
Voltage
220 - 13800 Volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 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)

Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • 4 x Single element canister with service indicator(s).
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP 4.2
    • 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 Pprogrammable relay outputs (Form A)
    • 2 Programmable relay outputs (Form C)
    • 2 Programmable digital outputs
  • Exhaust System
    • Exhaust flange outlet
    • Bolted flange, with bellow for each turbo
  • Fuel System
    • Primary fuel filter water / fuel water separator
    • 10 Micron spin on yype
    • Filters x 3
    • Secondary / tertiary fuel filters
    • 4 Micron spin on type
    • Engine mounted filters #REF!
  • Generators And Attachments
    • 3 Phase brushless
    • Salient Pole
    • 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
    • 60 Hz models: NEMA standard hole pattern
    • (MV) Busbar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry
    • 60 Hz models: NEMA standard hole pattern
    • 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
  • Power Termination
    • Busbar
  • Service Instructions
    • Two PM inspections
  • General
    • Paint - Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
    • LH 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 and 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
    • Customer interface options
    • Modbus monitoring of packages
    • E-Stop
    • Interconnect harness
    • Generator harness
    • Package mounted radiator
    • Remote radiators
    • Fuel cooler
  • Crankcase Systems
    • Explosive relief valves
    • Crankcase ventilation system
  • Exhaust System
    • Front housing - Standby or mission critical
    • Front housing - Prime or continuous
    • Exhaust collectors / Manifold
    • Exhaust support group
    • Mufflers
    • Weld flanges
    • Aftercooler drain
  • 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
    • Medium 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 Systems
    • 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