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CG170-12 K

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Overview

From natural gas-fueled combined heat and power (CHP) systems and emergency power for facilities, to renewable biogas energy to support the local grid, or electricity generated from coal mine gases, Caterpillar has a wide range of reliable gas power solutions.

Generator Set Specifications

  • Maximum Continuous Rating 1125 ekW 1125 ekW
  • Fuel Type Natural Gas Natural Gas
  • Maximum Electrical Efficiency 40.9% 40.9%
  • Frequency 50 or 60 Hz 50 or 60 Hz
  • RPM 1500 or 1800 rpm 1500 or 1800 rpm

Engine Specifications

  • Engine Model CG170K-12 CG170K-12
  • Displacement 3240.0 in³ 53.1 l
  • Aspiration TA TA
  • Bore 6.7 in 170.0 mm
  • Stroke 7.7 in 195.0 mm

Generator Set Dimensions

  • Length 235.0 in 5970.0 mm
  • Width 71.0 in 1810.0 mm
  • Height 87.0 in 2210.0 mm
  • Dry Weight - Genset 28659.8 lb 13000.0 kg

CG170-12 K Standard Equipment

Air Inlet

  • Two-element single-stage air cleaner with enclosure and service indicator
  • Turbocharger for the CG170K comes with a water-cooled bearing case

Control Panels

  • TEM(Total Electronic Management)

Exhaust

  • Low resistence exhaust system
  • Closed crankcase ventilation system

Cooling

  • Jacket water and SCAC thermostats
  • Flange connections for JW inlet and outlet
  • Engine driven water pumps for jacket water and after cooler

Fuel system

  • Pre-chamber spark plugs
  • Electronic fuel metering valve
  • Independently controlled cylinder monitoring and ignition system

Generator

  • Busbar connections
  • 3-phase sensing and KVAR/PF control
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • Reactive droop
  • Anti-condensation space heater

Starting/Charging

  • 24V starting motors
  • Battery disconnect switch

General

  • Crankshaft vibration damper and guard

CG170-12 K Optional Equipment

Air Inlet

  • Mounting stand
  • Air cleaner with precleaner

Cooling

  • CHP skid

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