3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

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Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
2500 eKW
Maximum Rating
2750 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Tier 2
Voltage
416 to 13,800 Volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby, Mission Critical, Prime

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
3516E, SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke, Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
6.69in
Stroke
8.47in
Displacement
4765in³
Compression Ratio
14.3:1
Aspiration
ATAAC
Fuel System
MEUI
Governor Type
Adem™ A5

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
324in
Width - Maximum
104in
Height - Maximum
132in
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
40750lb

Cat Generator Set Package

  • Cat generator set packages have been fully prototype tested
  • Accepts 100% block load in one step and meets 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 Listed
  • CSA Certified
  • IBC Seismic Certification
  • OSHPD pre-approval
  • EEC Declaration of Conformity
  • EU Declaraton of Incorporation
  • Eurasian Conformity (EAC) Mark

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
    • Remote air inlet adapters
    • Air inlet protection
    • Heavy duty air cleaners
    • Dual element air cleaners
    Circuit Breakers
    • Cable entry options
    • 1600, 2000, 2500, 3000, 4000, 5000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% Rated Circuit Breakers
    • Circuit breaker harnesses
    • 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000, 5000 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC Rated Circuit Breakers
    • P Frame breaker connections
    • Optional busbar power connections
    • Masterpact breaker connections
    • Busbar connections
    • 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC-Rated Circuit Breakers
    • R Frame breaker connections
    Power Termination
    • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
    Control Panel
    • Annunciator modules
    • Language options
    • Voltage raise / lower switch
    • Mounting group - External box clips
    • PC monitoring (Remote and local)
    • Remote speed adjust
    • Customer interface options
    • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
    • Generator temperature monitoring
    • Auxiliary box
    • Load share module options
    • Vandal proof panel door
    • Ground
    Cooling System
    • Expansion tanks
    • Water level switch gauges
    • Optional Serpentine radiators
    • Optional ATAAC radiators
    Exhaust System
    • Flexible fittings
    • Flanges
    • Elbows
    • Mufflers
    • Y Adapters
    • Flanges and exhaust fittings
    Fuel System
    • Duplex fuel filters
    • Primary fuel filters
    Generators And Attachments
    • Alternator air cleaners
    • Primary fuel filters
    • Differential current transformers - 8.7 and 15 kV class
    Instrumentation
    • Pyrometer and thermocouples
    Lube System
    • Electric prelube pump
    • Lube oil in standard sump
    • Oil level regulator
    • Manual prelube pum
    Mounting System
    • Spring type vibration isolators
    • Puck style low efficiency lsolators
    • IBC seismic vibration isolators NORAD
    Power Connections
    • Neutral ground connections
    • 2700 & 3000 Frame
    • Grounding groups
    Special Tests / Reports
    • Generator set consumption test
    • Torsional vibration analysis
    • Standard engine test charge
    • Fuel consumption test
    • IBC certifications
    • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • Generator set test report
    Starting / Charging System
    • Starter covers
    • Air starting motors
    • Engine barring group
    • Air pressure regulator
    • Electric starting motors
    • Jacket water heaters
    • 10, 20, 35 and 50 Amp battery chargers
    • 24 Volt battery set - Dry
    General
    • US aid emblem
    • Special paint colors