C18 Generator Set

C18 Generator Set

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Aspiration
Air to Air Aftercooled
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Height - Maximum
107.8 in
Length - Maximum
5550 mm

Engine Specifications

Aspiration
Air to Air Aftercooled
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Engine Model
C18 ATAAC, I-6, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
145 mm (5.71 in)
Displacement
18.13 L (1106.36 in3)
Stroke
183 mm (7.2 in)
Compression Ratio
14.5:1
Governor Type
Adem™A4
Aspiration
Air to Air Aftercooled
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection

Generator Set Specifications

Height - Maximum
107.8in
Length - Maximum
5550mm
Width - Maximum
80.9in
Minimum Rating
455 ekW
Maximum Rating
600 ekW
Voltage
208 to 600 Volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 RPM

Generator Set Configurations

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

Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Light duty air cleaner
    • Aftercooler core
    • Turbocharger
  • Control System
    • EMCP 4.2
  • Cooling
    • Radiator and cooling fan with guard
    • Coolant drain line with valve
    • Fan drive, battery charging alternator drive
    • Caterpillar extended life coolant
  • Exhaust System
    • Stainless steel exhaust flex gaskets, raincap and SAE exhaust flange for customer use; shipped loose
  • Fuel System
    • Standard 8 hour open set fuel tank
  • Generator And Attachments
    • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
    • A frame generator - IP21 protection
    • Integrated Voltage Regulator
    • Integrated Voltage Regulator
    • Power center, IP22
    • Segregated low voltage (AC/DC) wiring panel
    • Mandatory Option circuit breaker, IEC, 3 pole, mounted in power centre
  • Governing System
    • Cat Electronic Governor (ADEM A4)
  • Lube System
    • Lubricating oil
    • Oil drain valves
  • Mounting System
    • Captive linear vibration isolators between base and engine-generator. includes lifting provisions and termination points for coolant and lube oil drain lines
  • Starting/charging
    • 24 Volt battery with rack and cables
  • General
    • Engine and alternator pre-paint, Caterpillar yellow

Optional Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Single element air cleaner
    • Dual element air cleaner
  • Circuit Breakers
    • 3 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breakers - Package mounted
    • 4 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breakers - Package mounted
    • 3 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breakers - Motorised
    • 4 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breakers - Motorised
    • Circuit breaker (IEC) auxiliary contacts
    • Shunt trip for IEC breaker
    • Pad-lockable circuit breaker device
    • Power terminal strip
  • Control System
    • EMCP 4.4
    • Volt free contact
    • Local alarm horn
    • Oil temperature displays
    • Protective devices: Earth fault relay - earth leageage ground fault relay - Overload shutdown via breaker - Low fuel level alarm - Low fuel level shutdown - high fuel level alarm - Fuel level sensor
    • Local alarm modules
    • Remote annunciator modules
  • Cooling System
    • Radiator duct flange
    • Low coolant temperature alarm
  • Enclosures
    • Sound attenuated enclosures
  • Exhaust System
    • Engine mounted muffler
    • 10, 25 and 35 end in / end out Mufflers
    • 8 and 10 inch GP flanges
    • 8 and 10 inch elbow kits
    • Manifold and Turbocharger guard
  • Fuel System
    • Integral - Duel wall fuel tank base
    • Manual fuel transfer pump
    • Fuel transfer system
  • Generator And Attachments
    • Ingress protection
    • Permanent magnet excitation
    • Space heaters
    • A frame oversize generator
    • A frame CIP generator
    • LC frame generator
    • LC frame oversize generators
    • LC frame CIP generator
  • Lube System
    • Manual sump pump
  • Starting And Charging
    • 5 Amp battery charger
    • Battery disconnect switch
    • Jacket water heaters