3516B Generator Set

3516B Generator Set

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Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
1640 ekW
Maximum Rating
1825 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption
Voltage
380 to 13800 Volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 rpm
Duty Cycle
Prime, Continuous

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
3516B TA, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
6.69in
Stroke
8.46in
Displacement
4764.73in
Compression Ratio
15.5:1
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Governor Type
Adem™4

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
274.2in
Width - Maximum
90in
Height - Maximum
92.9in
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
33300lb

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
  • SR5 Alternator

  • 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
  • One Safe Source

  • Components used in the generator set are selected at the design stage to provide optimum package 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:

      Air Inlet System
      • Single Element Filter
      • Dual Element Air Cleaner
      • Optional Radiator Arrangements
      • Standard ambient radiators
      • Standard ambient ATAAC radiators
      Control Panels
      • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
      • Generator main terminal box
      • Load share module
      • Digital I/O module
      • Remote monitoring software
      • Empty upper box
      • Side extension box
      • Cable Shroud
      • Annunciator - local
      • Annunciator - remote
      • Vandal proof panel cover
      Cooling System
      • Water level switch gauges
      • Coolant
      Crankcase Systems
      • Crankcase protection groups:
      • No explosion relief valves
      • Explosion relief valve
      • Crankcase ventilation systems
      Exhaust System
      • Elbows>
      • Flange and exhaust expanders
      • Flanges
      • Flexible fittings
      • Y Adapters
      • Mufflers
      • Exhaust offset
      • Tier 4 lean emissions moduel
      • Tier 4 dosing cabinet
      • Tier 4 clean emission MOD kits
      • Elean emission parts
      Extended Service Coverage
      • Platinum, Silver and Gold coverage
      Fuel System
      • Primary fuel filter
      • Gas fuel filter
      • Fuel priming pump (Tier 4)
      Generators And Attachments
      • 1600 Frame - 380, 440, 480, 600 Volts, 3 Phase 1800 RPM, RW, IE, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
      • 1600 Frame - 380, 440, 480, 600 Volts, 3 Phase 1800 RPM, RW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
      • 1600 Frame - 380, 416, 440, 480, 600, 2400, 4160 Volts, 3 Phase 1800 RPM ,FW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
      • 1800 Frame
      • Generators high voltage
      • 2700 Frame - 6300, 6600, 6900 Volts, 3 Phase 1800 RPM, FW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
      • 3000 Frame - 12470, 13200, 13800 Volts, 3 Phase 1800 RPM, FW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
      • Space heater kit
      • Generator conversions
      • Hi volt optional attachments
      • Alternator air cleaner
      • Differential current transformers
      Instrumentation
      • Pyrometer and Termocouples
      Lube System
      • Lube oil in standard sump
      • Oil level regulator
      • Prelube pump groups
      Mounting System
      • Puck style low efficiency isolators
      • Spring type vibration isolators
      • IBC vibration isolators
      Power Connections
      • Grounding groups
      • Neutral ground connections
      • Center post busbar
      • Right side power connections
      • Cable entry - right side
      • left side power connections
      • Cable entry - left side
      • Rear power connections
      • Cable entry - rear
      Power Termination
      • Circuit breakers - LV Packages
      • 1600, 2000, 2500, 3000 and 4000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% rated circuit breakers
      • 2000, 2500, 3200 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC rated circuit breakers
      • 2000, 2500, 3200 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC rated circuit breakers
      Special Tests / Reports
      • Seismic certifications
      • OSPD certification
      • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
      • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
      • Standard engine test
      • Generator set report
      • Fuel consumption test
      • Torsional vibration analysis
      Starting / Charging
      • Engine barring devices
      • Batteries, racks and cables
      • 10, 20 and 35 Amp battery charger
      • 50 Amp NFPA battery charger
      • Electric starting motors
      • Air starting motors
      • Starter covers
      • Air pressure regulator
      • Jacket water heaters