C13 Generator Set

C13 Generator Set

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Caterpillar is leading the power generation marketplace with Power Solutions engineered to deliver unmatched flexibility, expandability, reliability, and cost-effectiveness.


Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
320 ekW
Maximum Rating
400 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
EPA Stationary Emergency Use
208 to 600 Volts
60 Hz
1800 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby, Prime

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
C13 ACERT In-line 6, 4-cycle diesel
Compression Ratio
Turbocharged Air to Air Aftercooled
Fuel System
Governor Type

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
Width - Maximum
Height - Maximum

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 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 55°C (131°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities
  • Certifications

    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:

      European Certificates
      • EU certificate of conformance
      • Global certificate for CIS
      Circuit Breakers
      • 3 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breaker
      • 4 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breaker
      • 3 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breaker - Motorised
      • 4 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breaker - Motorised
      • Circuit breaker (IEC) auxiliary contacts
      • Shunt trip for IEC circuit breaker
      • Pad-lockable circuit breaker device
      • Power terminal strip
      Control Panels
      • Volt free contacts
      • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
      • Control panel protective devices: Earth fault relay ; Earth leakage ground fault ; Overload shutdown via breaker ; low fuel level alarm ; Low fuel level shutdown ; High fuel level alarm ; Fuel level sensor
      • Local alarm modules: Local annunciator
      • Remote annunciator modules
      Cooling System
      • Radiator and cooling fan with guard
      • Coolant drain line with valve
      • Fan drive, battery charging alternator drive
      • Caterpillar Extended Life Coolant
      • Radiator duct flange
      • Stone guards
      • Low coolant temperature alarm
      • Sound attenuated enclosures
      • High ambient sound attenuated enclosures
      Generator And Attachments
      • A frame generator - IP21 Protection
      • Optional LC frame generator - IP23 Protection
      • Integrated Voltage Regulator
      • Power center, IP22
      • Segregated low voltage (AC/DC) wiring panel
      • Mandatory Option circuit breaker, IEC, 3 pole, mounted in power centre
      • Ingress protection
      • Permanent magnet generator
      • Space heaters
      • A frame oversize generator
      • A frame CIP generator
      • LC frame generator
      • LC CIP generator
      Starting / Charging System
      • 5 Amp single battery charger
      • Battery disconnect switch
      • Jacket water heater