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, Tier 2 Nonroad Stds
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 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

  • UL 2200 Listed
  • 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
    • Heavy duty air cleaner
    • Dual element air cleaner
    Circuit Breakers
    • Shrouds
    • 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC-Rated circuit breakers
    • Center posts busbars
    • Enclosures - Control packaging
    • 400, 800, 1200, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% Rated circuit breakers
    • Circuit breaker wiring groups
    • Power connection covers
    • Cable supports
    • 800, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC-Rated circuit breakers
    Control Panels
    • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
    Cooling System
    • High Ambient radiator
    • Extended life coolant
    • Standard radiator
    • Radiator duct flange
    • Certified radiator
    Exhaust System
    • Elbow mounting kit
    • Mufflers
    • Guard and Shield System
    • Flange and exhaust expanders
    • Flexible fittings
    • All C32 engines have 203 mm (8 in) exhaust outlets
    • Flanges
    • Exhaust through wall kit
    Generator And Attachments
    • Medium Voltage Optional Generators
    • Low 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
    • Spring type vibration isolator
    • IBC vibration isolators
    • Mounting base types
    • Standard package isolators
    Power Connections
    • Center post busbar
    • Low voltage connection cables
    • Neutral grounding connection
    Starting / Charging
    • 10 Amp enclosure battery charger
    • 35 Amp battery charger
    • Space heater
    • Jacket water heater
    • Electric starting motor - Standard / Heavy duty
    • Heavy-duty starting system
    • 10 Amp battery charger
    • 20 Amp battery charger
    Special Tests / Reports
    • Standard engine test
    • IBC seismic certifications
    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • Custom genset TVA report
    • Generator test report
    • Standard genset Torsional Vibration Analysis (TVA) report
    • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
    • CSA test and certification
    • OSHPD seismic certifications
    Enclosures
    • Premium sound attenuated enclosure
    • Cold weather bundle
    • Color options
    • DC lighting package
    • Sound attenuated enclosure
    • AC panel, outlets and lights
    • Panel bracket
    • Enclosure Fuel Tank Options
    • Enclosure louvers - fixed and motorized
    General
    • US aid emblem
    • Special paint