C175-16 Generator Set

C175-16 Generator Set

360° Exterior View Spin Set

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Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
2500 kVA
Maximum Rating
3100 kVA
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption, U.S. EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Use Only (Tier 2 Nonroad Equivalent Emission Standards)
Voltage
220 to 13800 Volts
Frequency
50 Hz
Speed
1500 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
C175-16 SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
6.89in
Stroke
8.66in
Displacement
5166.88in³
Compression Ratio
16:07:01
Aspiration
Turbo Aftercooled
Fuel System
Common Rail
Governor Type
ADEM™ A4

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Minimum
241.6in
Length - Maximum
311in
Width - Minimum
83in
Width - Maximum
108.5in
Height - Minimum
87in
Height - Maximum
130.2in
Dry Weight - Genset (minimum)
42750lb
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
50750lb

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

  • IBC Seismic Certification
  • EU Certification of Conformance (CE)
  • EEC Declaration of Conformity
  • 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:

      Air Inlet System
      • Single element air cleaner
      • Dual element air cleaner
      • Air inlet adapters
      • Air inlet protection
      Control Panel
      • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
      • EMCP 4.4 optional harness
      • EMCP and MV&HV power connection locations
      • Load share module
      • EMCP mounting location - LV / MV
      • Customer AC-DC connection mounting location - LV/MV
      • Load share module / auxiliary plate and auxiliary box (LV)
      • Load share governor
      • Frame boxes
      • Automatically selected ground
      • EMCP voltage and current sensing groups
      • Raise lower switch
      • Speed adjust
      • Annunciator modules
      • Customer interface options
      • Generator temperature monitoring
      • Modbus monitoring of packages
      • E-Stop
      • Interconnect harness
      • Generator Harness
      Cooling System
      • Package mounted radiator
      • Remote radiators
      • Fuel cooler
      Exhaust System
      • Front housing - Standby or mission critical
      • Front housing - Prime or continuous
      • Exhaust collectors / Manifold
      • Exhaust support group
      • Mufflers
      • Weld flanges
      • Aftercooler drain
      Crankcase Systems
      • Explosive relief valves
      • Crankcase ventilation system
      Fuel System
      • Primary fuel filter
      Generators And Attachments
      • Low voltage - 1800 and 3000 Frames - 50 Hz, 3 phase, 1500 rpm, FW, PM, No of leads=6, Pitch 0.6667
      • Medium Voltage - 1800 and 3000 Frames - 50 Hz, 3 phase, 1500 rpm, FW, PM, No of leads=6, Pitch 0.6667
      • Low Voltage - 1800 and 3000 Frames - 60 Hz, 3 phase, 1800 rpm, FW, PM, No of leads=6, Pitch 0.6667
      • Space heater kit
      • Thermostat for space heater
      • Conversion GP-Top cable entry
      • Generator air intake
      • Differential current transformers
      Instrumentation
      • Pyrometer and thermocouples
      Lube System
      • Lube oil heater
      • Drain group oil pans
      • Lubricating oil
      • Electric prelube pumps
      • Oil filters
      Mounting
      • Rubber anti-vibration mounts
      • Spring type linear vibration isolators
      • IBC vibration isolators - Shipped loose
      Power Connections
      • Center post busbars (LV)
      • Side / Rear mounted busbars (LV)
      • Harnesses (Breaker)
      • Cable entry options (LV)
      • Enclosures - Control packaging (LV)
      • Power connection covers (LV)
      • Neutral ground (LV)
      • 1800 Frame generators circuit breaker
      • Masterpack breakers
      • Paralleling circuit breakers
      • 1800 Frame generator side / rear mounted busbars (MV)
      • Cable entry options (MV)
      • Neutral ground (MV)
      • Low voltage connection cable
      • Masterpack breaker connections
      Special Tests / Reports
      • Generator test report
      • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
      • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
      • Standard genset TVA (Torsional Vibration Analysis) report
      • Custom genset TVA report
      • Special test charge - Engine only
      • Genset fuel consumption test
      • Standard engine test charge
      • IBC seismic certification
      • OSCOSH1 seismic certification
      Starting / Charging System
      • 24 Volt power distribution box
      • 24 Volt electric starting motors
      • Air starting motor
      • Air pressure regulator
      • Starter location covers
      • 24 Volt battery sets - Dry
      • Heavy duty battery sets with rack
      • 20 Amp battery chargers
      • 35 Amp battery chargers
      • 50 Amp battery chargers
      • Charging alternators - Dry
      • Jacket water heaters
      • Jacket water heater wiring groups
      General
      • Special paint colors
      • Service tools - Engine barring group
      • Barring group manual
      • Engine barring air powered
      • Control GP - Air powered bar group