C18 Generator Set

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Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating 500 ekW
Maximum Rating 600 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy Low Fuel Consumption
Voltage 220 to 380 Volts
Frequency 60 Hz
Speed 1800 rpm
Duty Cycle Standby, Prime

Engine Specifications

Engine Model C18 ATAAC, I-6, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore 5.71in
Stroke 7.2in
Displacement 1106.4in³
Compression Ratio 14.5:1
Aspiration Air to Air Aftercooled
Fuel System Electronic unit injection
Governor Type Adem™A4

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum 218.5in
Width - Maximum 80.9in
Height - Maximum 107.8in

Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet
    • Air Cleaner
  • Cooling
    • Package mounted radiator
  • Exhaust
    • Exhaust flange outlet
  • Fuel
    • Fuel priming pump
    • Secondary fuel filter
    • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator
  • Generator
    • IP23 Protection
    • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
    • Load adjustment module provides engine relief upon load impact and improves load acceptance and recovery time
  • Power Termination
    • Bus Bar
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP 4.2
  • Mounting
    • Rubber vibration isolators
  • Starting/charging
    • 24 volt starting motor
    • Batteries
  • General
    • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black

Optional Equipment

  • Exhaust
    • Industrial, Residential, Critical Mufflers
  • Generator
    • Anti-condensation heater
    • Oversize and premium generators
    • Excitation: [ ] Permanent Magnet Excited (PM) [ ] Internally Excited (IE)
  • Power Termination
    • Circuit breakers, UL listed
    • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
  • Control Panels
    • Remote monitoring software
    • Local & remote annunciator modules
    • Digital I/O module
    • EMCP 4.4
    • Load share module
  • Starting/charging
    • Oversize batteries
    • Battery chargers
    • Heavy-duty starting system
    • Jacket water heater
    • Charging alternator
  • General
    • Narrow, Wide or Skid Base
    • CSA Certification
    • UL 2200 package
    • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
    • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
    • Single or dual wall integral fuel tanks
    • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks
    • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
    • Sound attenuated, weather protective or high ambient weather protective enclosure
    • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
    • Single or dual wall sub-base fuel tanks
    • EEC Declaration of Conformity
    • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007