3516B Generator Set

3516B Generator Set

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Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
1640 ekW
Maximum Rating
2250 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption, Low Emissions
Voltage
220 to 13800 Volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
3516B TA, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
6.69in
Stroke
7.48in
Displacement
4210.64in
Compression Ratio
14.0:1 Std 15.5:1 HD
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Governor Type
Adem™3

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
251.4in
Width - Maximum
90in
Height - Maximum
98.2in
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
31270lb

Cat Generator Set Package

  • Cat generator set packages have been fully prototype tested
  • Accepts 100% block load in one step and meets other NFPA 110 loading requirements
  • Conform to ISO 8528-5 steady state and transient response requirements
  • Cat Diesel Engine

  • Reliable, rugged, durable design
  • Field-proven in thousands of applications worldwide
  • Four-stroke-cycle diesel engine combines consistent performance and excellent fuel economy with minimum weight
  • Alternator

    SR5

  • Superior motor starting capability minimizes need for oversizing alternator
  • Designed to match performance and output characteristics of Cat diesel engines
  • Robust Class H insulation
  • EMCP 4 Control Panel

  • User-friendly interface and navigation
  • Scalable system to meet a wide range of installation requirement
  • Expansion modules and site-specific programming for specific customer requirements
  • Cooling System

  • Designed to operate in standard ambient temperatures up to 50°C (122°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities
  • Certifications

  • UL2200
  • CSA
  • IBC Seismic Certification
  • OSHPD pre-approval

  • One Safe Source

  • Components used in the generator set are selected based on seamless design integration to provide the optimum performance
  • The generator set is fully assembled at a Caterpillar facility following our quality guidelines
  • Each generator set package is tested before leaving the Caterpillar facility
  • Cat product support, including dealer service, parts and warranty covers the entire Cat power system
  • World Wide Product Support

  • Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries
  • Your local Cat dealer provides extensive post-sale support, including maintenance and repair agreements
  • Standard Equipment:

    Optional Equipment:

      Control System
      • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
      Air Inlet System
      • Single element filter
      • Dual element air cleaner
      Cooling System
      • Standard ambient radiators
      • Air inlet protection including air shut off magnetic switch
      • Standard ambient ATAAC radiators
      • Optional installed radiator
      • Optional installed ATAAC radiators
      • Water level switch gauges
      • Coolant
      Exhaust System
      • Elbows
      • Flange and exhaust expanders
      • Flanges
      • Flexible fittings
      • Y adapters
      • Mufflers
      • Exhaust Offset
      • Clean emission parets
      Fuel System
      • Primary fuel filter
      General
      • US aid emblem
      • Special paint
      Generators And Attachments
      • 380, 440, 480, 600 Volts, 3 phase, 1800 rpm, RW, IE, No. of leads: 6, Picth: 0.6667 - 1600 Frame
      • 380, 440, 480, 600 Volts, 3 phase, 1800 rpm, RW, PM, No. of leads: 6, Picth: 0.6667 - 1600 Frame
      • 380, 416, 440, 480, 600, 2400, 4160 Volts, 3 phase, 1800 rpm, RW, PM, No. of leads: 6, Picth: 0.6667 - 1600 and 1800 Frames
      • Space heater
      • Generator conversions IE to PM
      • Alternator air cleaner
      Intrumentation
      • Pyrometer and thermocouples
      Lube System
      • Lube oil
      • Oil lever regulator
      • Prelube pump groups
      Crankcase Systems
      • Crankcase protection group: No explosion relief valves; Explosion relief valves
      • Crankcase ventilation system
      Mounting System
      • Puck style low efficiency isolators
      • Spring type vibration isolators
      • IBC vibration isolators
      Power Connections
      • Grounding groups
      • Neutral ground connections
      • Center post busbars
      • Right, left side and rear power connections
      Special Tests / Reports
      • CSA certification
      • IBC certification
      • Special package tests: PGS test report @ 1.0 and 0.8 power factors
      • Standard engine test charge
      • Generator set test report
      • Fuel consumption test
      • Torsional vibration analysis TVA report
      Starting / Charging Sytem
      • Jacket water heaters