3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

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Engine Specifications

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

Generator Set Specifications

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

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