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3516C Generator Set

3516C Generator Set

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Engine Specifications

Bore
6.69in
Stroke (HD)
8.46in
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Engine Model
3516C, ATAAC, V-16,4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Stroke - Standard
7.48in
Compression Ratio
14.7:1
Governor Type
Adem™3
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Bore
6.69in
Stroke - HD
Displacement
4764.73in
Stroke
7.48in

Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
1650 ekW
Maximum Rating
2500 ekW
Voltage
380 to 13800 Volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 rpm
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
U.S. EPA Cert., Tier 2
Duty Cycle
Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous

Generator Set Dimensions

Height - Maximum
118.5in
Length - Maximum
295.1in
Width - Maximum
101.2in
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
38780lb
Length - Minimum
284.6in
Width - Minimum
93.7in
Height - Minimum
116.5in
Dry Weight - Genset (minimum)
35880lb

Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Air Cleaner; single element canister type
  • Air Inlet
    • Air Cleaner
  • Cooling
    • Package mounted radiator
  • Exhaust
    • Exhaust flange outlet
  • Control Panels
    • Number of I/O varies on options selected:
    • Engine cycle crank
    • Accessory module data link
    • Emergency stop pushbutton
    • Environmental sealed front face
    • Generator set packages include Caterpillar' s Voltage Regulator. IVR includes reactive droop capability, 3-phase voltage sensing, KVAR / PF modes, RFI suppression, min / max exciter. Limiter and exciter diode monitor
    • 6 Customer programmable digital inputs
    • Controls:
    • Serial annunciator module data link
    • Auto / start / stop control -
    • 1 Programmable digital outputs
    • Cat connect
    • Customer data link (Modbus RTU)
    • Reverse reactive power (kVAr) (32RV)
    • 24 Volt DC operation
    • Overcurrent (50 / 51)
    • Engine cool-down timer
    • Speed adjust -
    • Generator mounted - rear facing
    • 4 Programmable relay outputs (Form A)
    • 1 Programmable relay outputs (Form C)
    • EMCP 4.2B
    • Communications:
    • Text alarm / event descriptions
    • Alarm acknowledge
    • Lamp test
    • Load histogram feature
    • Customizable screens -0 True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
    • PLC functionality
    • Digital indication for:
    • RPM
    • DC volts
    • Operating hours
    • Volts (L-L & L-N)
    • Oil pressure (psi, kPa or bar)
    • Frequency (Hz)
    • Coolant temperature
    • Amps (per phase & average)
    • kVA (per phase, average & percent)
    • kW (per phase, average & percent)
    • kVAr (per phase, average & percent
    • Power Factor (per phase & average)
    • kW-hr (total)
    • kVAr-hr (total)
    • Emergency stop
    • Low oil pressure
    • Failure to start (overcrank)
    • High coolant temperature
    • Overspeed
    • Warning / shutdown with common LED indication of shutdowns for:
    • Programmable protective relaying functions:
    • Low coolant temperature
    • Low coolant level -
    • Generator phase sequence
    • Reverse power (kW) (32)
    • Over / under voltage (27 / 59)
    • Over / under Frequency (81 o/u)
  • Fuel
    • Fuel priming pump
    • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator
    • Secondary fuel filter
  • Generator
    • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
    • IP23 Protection
  • Power Termination
    • Bus Bar
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP 4 Genset Controller
  • Cooling System
    • ATAAC - 3516E Package Radiators shipped installed
    • Certified standard PGS provided
  • Exhaust System
    • Dry exhaust manifold
    • Flanged faced outlet(s)
  • Fuel System
    • Flexible fuel lines - shipped loose
    • Secondary fuel filters
    • Fuel priming pump
    • Fuel cooler; not included with packages without radiator
  • General
    • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black
    • Flywheel and flywheel housing - SAE No. 00
    • Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails and radiator
    • Right hand servicing
    • SAE Standard rotation
  • Generator And Attachments
    • Random wound
    • Permanent magnet
    • Medium Voltage:
    • Permanent magnet
    • Form wound
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • Class H insulation, Class F temperature rise at 40C ambient (105C prime/130C standby)
    • Bus bar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry
    • Form wound
    • 3 Phase brushless, salient pole
    • Low Voltage:
    • Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby)
    • Internal excitation
    • NEMA standard hole pattern
    • 6 lead
    • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby)
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • High Voltage:
    • Busbar connections, top center mounted, top cable entry
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • Anti condensation space heater
    • NEMA standard hole pattern
    • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby)
  • Governing System
    • ADEM A3
  • Literature
    • English
  • Lubrication System
    • Oil drain lines and valve
    • Integral lube oil cool
    • Lubricating oil
    • Fumes disposal
    • Gear type lube oil pump
    • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
  • Mounting System
    • Anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
    • Rails - engine/generator/radiator mounting
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
  • Starting System
    • 45 Amp charging alternator
    • Battery disconnect switch
    • Battery and battery rack w/cables
    • 24 Volt electric starting motor

Optional Equipment

  • Control System
    • EMCP4.3, EMCP 4.4
  • Exhaust
    • Exhaust mufflers
  • Air Inlet System
    • Dual element air cleaner
    • Single element filter
  • Generator
    • Anti-condensation heater
    • Oversize and premium generators
    • Excitation: [ ] Permanent Magnet Excited (PM) [ ] Internally Excited (IE)
  • Cooling System
    • Standard ambient ATAAC radiators
    • Optional installed radiators
    • Water level switch gauges
    • Optional installed ATAAC radiators
    • Standard ambient radiators
    • Coolant
  • Power Termination
    • Circuit breakers, UL listed
    • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
  • Crankcase System
    • Explosion relief valves
    • No explosion relief valves
    • Ventilation system
  • Control Panels
    • Digital I/O module
    • EMCP (4.2) (4.3) (4.4)
    • Load share module
    • Generator temperature monitoring & protection
    • Remote monitoring software
  • Exhaust System
    • Y-Adapters
    • Tier 4 clean emission MOD Kits
    • Flexible fittings
    • Tier 4 clean emissions module
    • Flanges
    • Clean emission parts
    • Exhaust offset
    • Tier 4 dosing cabinet
    • Flange and exhaust expanders
    • Elbows
    • Mufflers
  • Mounting
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts
    • IBC isolators
    • Spring-type vibration isolator
  • Starting/charging
    • Charging alternator
    • Heavy-duty starting system
    • Air starting motor with control and silencer
    • Battery chargers
    • Jacket water heater
    • Oversize batteries
  • Fuel System
    • Primary Fuel Filter
    • Fuel Priming Pumps (Tier 4) - Manual or Electric
  • General
    • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
    • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
    • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks
    • CSA Certification
    • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007
    • UL 2200 package
    • EEC Declaration of Conformity
    • Integral & sub-base fuel tanks
    • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
    • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
    • US aid emblem
    • Special paint (Colors other than Caterpillar yellow or high performance paints)
  • Generators And Attachments
    • High voltage: 12470, 13200, 13800 volts, 3 phase 1800 rpm,FW, PM, No. of Leads = 6, Pitch = .6667: 2700, 3000 Frame
    • Alternator air cleaner
    • High voltage: 6300, 6600, 6900 volts, 3 phase 1800 rpm, FW, PM, No. of Leads = 6, Pitch = .6667: 2700, 3000 Frame
    • Differential current transformers (DCT)
    • Thermostate for space heater
    • Space heater kits
    • Low / Medium voltage: 380, 416, 440, 480, 600, 2400, 4160 Volts, 3 Phase 1800 RPM, FW, PM, No. of Leads = 6, Pitch = .6667: 1600, 1800 Frame
    • Differntial current transformers (DCT) 8.7 kV and 15 kV classes
    • Low / Medium voltage: 380, 440, 480, 600 volts, 3 phase 1800 rpm. RW, IE, No. of Leads = 6, Pitch = .6667: 1600 Frame
    • Generator conversion
  • Instrumentation
    • Pyrometer and thermocouples
  • Lubrication System
    • Lube oil in standard sump
    • Prelube pumps
    • Oil level regulator
  • Mounting System
    • IBC vibration isolators
    • Puck style low efficiency isolators
    • Spring type vibration isolators
  • Power Connections
    • Ground cables between generator and terminal box
    • Neutral ground connections
    • Right side power connections
    • Left side power connections
    • Rear power connections
    • Low voltage circuit breakers
    • Center post busbar
    • 2700 Frame, four lead, four terminal
  • Special Tests / Reports
    • Torsional vibration analysis reports
    • Standard engine test charge
    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • IBC certification
    • Canadian Standards Association certification
    • generator test report
    • OSHPD certification
    • Fuel consumption test
    • Generator set fuel consumption test
    • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
  • Starting And Charging
    • 24 Volt battery set - Dry
    • Electric starting motors
    • 10, 20, 35 and 50 amp battery chargers
    • Jacket water heaters
    • Air pressure regulator
    • Engine barring device
    • Starter cover
    • Air starting motors
  • Extended Service Coverage
    • Platinum, Gold and Silver coverage