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Overview

Providing reliable energy solutions, our C1.5 diesel generator sets are made to meet your standby and prime applications. All standby C1.5 generator sets are supplied with 4 years extended service coverage as standard. We've designed each to ISO 8528-5 transient response requirements. All C1.5 generator sets are R96/EUIIIa equivalent emissions compliant. We offer easy-to-use Cat control panels, EMCP 4.1 or EMCP 4.2 options. Browse a broad range of accessories including galvanised sound attenuated enclosures and integral fuel tanks. Our C1.5 generator sets are made for demands, so you can make yours.

Generator Set Specifications

  • Minimum Rating 12.0 ekW 12.0 ekW
  • Maximum Rating 13.2 ekW 13.2 ekW
  • Emissions/Fuel Strategy R96/EUIIIa Equivalent R96/EUIIIa Equivalent
  • Voltage 110 to 415 Volts 110 to 415 Volts
  • Frequency 60 Hz 60 Hz
  • Speed 1800 rpm 1800 rpm
  • Duty Cycle Standby, Prime Standby, Prime

Engine Specifications

  • Engine Model Cat® C1.5 Cat® C1.5
  • Bore 3.3 in 84.0 mm
  • Stroke 3.5 in 90.0 mm
  • Displacement 91.3 in³ 1.5 l
  • Compression Ratio 22.5:1 22.5:1
  • Aspiration Naturally Aspirated Naturally Aspirated
  • Fuel System Indirect Injection Indirect Injection
  • Governor Type Mechanical Mechanical

Generator Set Dimensions

  • Length - Maximum 55.1 in 1400.0 mm
  • Width - Maximum 24.4 in 90.0 mm
  • Height - Maximum 41.5 in 1054.0 mm

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 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 55°C (131°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities
  • Certifications

    Cat Dealers provide extensive post sale support including maintenance and repair agreements. Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries. The Cat® SOSSM program cost effectively detects internal engine component condition, even the presence of unwanted fluids and combustion by-products.

    One Safe Source

  • Components used in the generator set are selected based on seamless design integration to provide the optimum 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
  • C1.5 (60 Hz) Standard Equipment

    Air Inlet System

    • Air cleaner; light duty with disposable element

    Control Panel

    • EMCP 4.1

    Cooling System

    • Radiator and cooling fan with guards
    • Coolant drain line with valve
    • Fan drive, battery charging alternator drive
    • Caterpillar extended life coolant

    Exhaust System

    • Stub pipe, gaskets, raincap & SAE exhaust flange for customer use; shipped loose

    Fuel System

    • Standard open set fuel tank / base supplied
    • Base, formed steel with single wall integral 8-hour fuel tank

    Generators and Generator Attachments

    • 12 leads
    • IP23 Protection
    • Voltage regulator (single phase sensing)
    • Tower panel, IP22, bottom cable entry
    • Segregated low voltage (AC/DC) wiring panel
    • Circuit breaker, IEC, 3 pole, mounted in tower panel

    Governing System

    • Mechanical governing system

    Lube System

    • Lubricating oil
    • Oil drain line with valve

    Mounting System

    • Captive linear vibration isolators between base and engine-generator
    • Includes lifting provisions and termination points for coolant

    Starting / Charging System

    • 12 Volt battery with rack and cables

    General

    • Engine and alternator pre-paint, Caterpillar yellow

    C1.5 (60 Hz) Optional Equipment

    Alternator Options

    • Coastal insulation protection

    Certificates

    • Global certification for CIS
    • European upgrade to STD set for CE certificate

    Circuit Breakers

    • 4 Pole circuit breaker
    • Pad-locable breaker device

    Control Panel Options

    • EMCP 4.2
    • Volt free contacts for common alarm
    • Volt free contacts for genset running
    • Battery charger
    • Emergency stop with key

    Cooling System

    • Coolant heater

    Enclosures

    • Sound attenuated enclosure (GALV)
    • Single point lift for enclosure

    Fuel System

    • Skidbase for open sets
    • Skidbase for Enclosures
    • DEFRA bunded fuel tank
    • Low fuel level alarm
    • Fuel transfer control
    • 1000 hr extended service interval
    • Base feet

    Mounting Options

    • Battery removal
    • Industrial silencer removal
    • Silencer installation kit

    Special Test and Inspection

    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor

    General

    • Radiator Stone Guard
    • Packing Case - compact set
    • Packing case - canopied set

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