C32 (60 Hz)

C32 (60 Hz)

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Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
830 ekW
Maximum Rating
1250 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption, Low Emissions, EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Application (Emits Equivalent U.S. EPA Tier 2 Nonroad Standards)
Voltage
220 to 4160 Volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
C32 TA, V-12, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
5.71in
Stroke
6.38in
Displacement
1958.86in³
Compression Ratio
15.0:1
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
MEUI
Governor Type
Adem™A4

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Minimum
164in
Length - Maximum
172.7in
Width - Minimum
66.3in
Width - Maximum
87.7in
Height - Minimum
85.1in
Height - Maximum
86.4in
Dry Weight - Genset (minimum)
14700lb
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
16755lb

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
  • OSHPD pre-approval
  • 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
      • Standard air cleaner
      • Dual element air cleaner
      • Heavy duty air cleaner
      Circuit Breakers
      • Center posts busbars
      • Shrouds
      • Cable supports
      • Power connection covers
      • Enclosures - Control packaging
      • Circuit breaker wiring groups
      • 400, 800, 1200, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% Rated circuit breakers
      • 800, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC-Rated circuit breakers
      • 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC-Rated circuit breakers
      Control Panels
      • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
      Cooling System
      • Standard radiator
      • High Ambient radiator
      • Certified radiator
      • Extended life coolant
      • Radiator duct flange
      Exhaust System
      • All C32 engines have 203 mm (8 in) exhaust outlets
      • Guard and Shield System
      • Elbow mounting kit
      • Flanges
      • Flexible fittings
      • Flange and exhaust expanders
      • Mufflers
      • Exhaust through wall kit
      Generator And Attachments
      • Low Voltage Optional Generators
      • Medium Voltage Optional Generators
      Lube System
      • Oil level regulator
      • Oil pan
      • Prelube manual sump pump
      Power Termination
      • Circuit breakers, UL listed
      • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
      Mounting System
      • Standard package isolators
      • Spring type vibration isolator
      • IBC vibration isolators
      • Mounting base types
      Power Connections
      • Low voltage connection cables
      • Neutral grounding connection
      • Center post busbar
      Starting / Charging
      • 10 Amp battery charger
      • 10 Amp enclosure battery charger
      • Heavy-duty starting system
      • 20 Amp battery charger
      • 35 Amp battery charger
      • Electric starting motor - Standard / Heavy duty
      • Jacket water heater
      • Space heater
      Special Tests / Reports
      • IBC seismic certifications
      • OSHPD seismic certifications
      • CSA test and certification
      • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
      • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
      • Generator test report
      • Standard engine test
      • Standard genset Torsional Vibration Analysis (TVA) report
      • Custom genset TVA report
      Enclosures
      • Premium sound attenuated enclosure
      • Sound attenuated enclosure
      • Color options
      • Enclosure Fuel Tank Options
      • Enclosure louvers - fixed and motorized
      • Cold weather bundle
      • DC lighting package
      • AC panel, outlets and lights
      • Panel bracket
      General
      • US aid emblem
      • Special paint