C280


SPECIFICATIONS
Power Rating
Minimum Rating 2320 BHP
Maximum Rating 7268 BHP


Engine Specifications
Aspiration TA
Bore 11 in
Configuration In-Line 6, Vee 8, Vee 12, Vee 16, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Stroke 11.8 in


Dimensions & Weights
Maximum Dry Weight 62832 lb
Maximum Height 140 in
Maximum Length 197 in
Maximum Width 69 in
Minimum Dry Weight 34496 lb
Minimum Height 108 in
Minimum Length 145 in
Minimum Width 67 in


BENEFITS & FEATURES
A3 ECU - Advantages


CAN J1939 data link Waterproof connectors, Maintenance-free, Backup ECU for redundant governing

A3 ECU - Electronic Advantages


Load feedback, Programmable droop, Adjustable gain, Adjustable fuel/air ratio control, Histograms of engine operation, Cat Messenger display presents diagnostics and other engine parameters

A3 ECU - Data Advantages through J1939 Link


Engine speed, Boost pressure, Throttle position, Fuel consumption rate, Inlet manifold temperature, Diagnostic codes and events, Configuration, Desired engine speed, Battery voltage, Engine load, Lifetime totals — engine hours, fuel burned, idle fuel, idle hours, Trip totals — average fuel rate, idle fuel, idle hours, engine hours, fuel burned, trip reset

Customer Interface Panel


Interfaces with standard Cat® Marine Monitoring System (PLC in Price List) Provides visual indication of ECU functionality, Accepts 4 — 20 mA or PWM remote throttle speed input, Marine alarm and protection

Electronic Unit Injectors


“Drop-in” installation, No threaded fuel connections, High pressure inside injector only, Does not require double wall fuel lines or leak collection device, Injector synchronization not required

EQUIPMENT
Standard Equipment

AIR INLET SYSTEM
  • R INLET SYSTEM Aftercooler, fresh water, corrosion resistant coated (air side) Air inlet shutoff Breather, crankcase, top-mounted Turbocharger, rear-mounted, engine oil lubricated
CONTROL SYSTEM
  • Single Caterpillar A-III Electronic Engine Control Modules with Electronic Unit Injector Fuel System Rigid Wiring Harness (10 amp 24volt power required to drive Electronic Engine Control Modules)
COOLING SYSTEM
  • Engine coolant water drains
EXHAUST SYSTEM
  • Dry, gas tight, exhaust manifold
FUEL SYSTEM
  • Distillate fuel (requires viscosity ranging from 1.4 cSt to 20 cSt at 38 degrees C) Fuel transfer pump (mounted on left hand side) Duplex fuel filters Electronically Controlled Unit Injectors
LUBE SYSTEM
  • Centrifugal oil filters with single shutoff. Service side engine mounted on cylinder block inspection covers. Includes installed oil lines and single shutoff valve. Filters centrifuge bypass oil from the main lubricating oil pump. Can be serviced with the
GENERAL
  • Paint, Caterpillar yellow Pumps, gear driven: fuel, oil, jacket water, aftercooler/oil cooler water
SVCE TOOLS/SHIP PROT/FACTORY SUPPORT
  • Service literature. Included standard with each engine are two (2) complete sets of service literature listed below: 1. Custom parts book CD (serial number specific) 2. Service manual, which includes: Operation & Maintenance, Specifications, Systems Opera

Optional Equipment

AIR INLET SYSTEM
  • Air Cleaners
COOLING SYSTEM
  • Jacket Water Heaters
  • Heat Recovery System
  • Heat Recovery Thermostats
  • Cooling System Connection Groups
  • De-Aerator
CONTROL SYSTEM
  • Load Sharing module
  • Direct Rack Module
EXHAUST SYSTEM
  • Outlet Expander
  • Flexible Exhaust Fittings
  • Weld Flange - Optional
FUEL SYSTEM
  • Fuel Priming Pump
  • Duplex Primary Fuel Strainer
  • Fuel System Connections
LUBE SYSTEM
  • Oil Pan Drain Valve
  • Prelubrication Connections
  • Lube Oil Heater
MOUNTING SYSTEM
  • Vibration Isolators
MARINE SOCIETY REQUIREMENTS
  • Spray shielding
PROTECTION SYSTEM
  • PLC Monitoring System Options
  • ECP Relay System Options
  • ECP Mechanical Gauge Instrument Panel
  • Turbocharger Speed Sensor
  • Cylinder Pressure Relief Valve
  • Oil Mist Detector
  • Protection System Components
  • Magnetic Pickup
SPARE PART KITS
  • Intake and Air System
  • Basic Engine
  • Cylinder Head
  • Fuel System
  • Cooling System
  • Instrumentation
  • Cylinder Valve Kits
ENGINE TESTING
  • Basic System Testing
  • Special Witness Test
  • Torsional Vibration Analysis
SERVICE TOOLS / SHIPPING PROTECTION / FACTORY SUPPORT
  • Commissioning
  • Service Tools
  • Factory Packaging
  • Shipping Protection-Shrink Wrap or Tarp
  • Shipping Protection-Export Boxing
  • AID Emblem
  • Storage Preservation

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