3616

3616 Generator Set (Medium Speed)

Diesel Generator Sets
Diesel Generator Sets (76)

Overview

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Cat Diesel Engine
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
Generator
Generator
  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • Industry leading mechanical and electrical design
  • Industry leading motor starting capabilities
  • High Efficiency
World Wide Product Support
World Wide Product Support
  • 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 Caterpillar S•O•S℠ program cost effectively detects internal engine component condition, even the presence of unwanted fluids and combustion by-products
Full Range of Attachments
Full Range of Attachments
  • Wide range of bolt-on system expansion attachments, factory designed and tested Flexible packaging options for easy and cost effective installation
Cat Diesel Engine
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
Generator
Generator
  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • Industry leading mechanical and electrical design
  • Industry leading motor starting capabilities
  • High Efficiency
World Wide Product Support
World Wide Product Support
  • 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 Caterpillar S•O•S℠ program cost effectively detects internal engine component condition, even the presence of unwanted fluids and combustion by-products
Full Range of Attachments
Full Range of Attachments
  • Wide range of bolt-on system expansion attachments, factory designed and tested Flexible packaging options for easy and cost effective installation

Engine Specifications

Bore
11in
Displacement
1127in3
Stroke
11.8in
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Direct unit injection
Engine Model
3616 V-16,4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Total Displacement
18032in³
Compression Ratio
13:01
Governor Type
Generator Set Monitoring System (GMS)
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Direct unit injection
Bore
11in
Displacement
18032in³
Stroke
11.8in
Fuel System
18032in³

Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
3350 ekW
Maximum Rating
5320 ekW
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
720 & 900 rpm
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption
Duty Cycle
Prime, Continuous

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
404in
Width - Maximum
99.62in
Height - Maximum
156.6in
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
141840lb

Standard/Optional Features

Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Air Cleaner
    • Aftercooler, fresh water, corrosion resistant coated (air side)
    • Breather, crankcase, top-mounted
    • Turbocharger, watercooled, engine oil lubricated
    • Air inlet shutoff
  • Cooling System
    • Three-bundle oil cooler
    • Jacket Water Thermostats
    • Water Temperature Regulator
    • Engine coolant water drains
    • Front Mounted Turbos
  • Exhaust System
    • Dry, Gas Tight, Exhaust Manifold
    • 457 mm (18 in) Cat bolt pattern
    • Includes Adapter, Flexible Exhaust Fitting
  • Fuel System
    • Simplex or Duplex
  • Generator System
    • Custom Generator per Generator Data Sheet completed by Dealer
  • Governor System
    • UG Actuator
  • Lube System
    • Service Side Engine mounted on Cylinder Block Inspection Covers
    • Centrifugal Oil Filters with Single Shutoff
    • Oil Filler and Dipstick
    • Oil Pressure Regulating Valve
    • Wet Oil Sump. Includes engine-driven main Lubrication & Oil pumps, Oil Lines and Oil Pan
    • Crankcase Explosion Relief Valves
  • Mounting System
    • Damper, Torsional Vibration
    • Engine and Generator Mounting
  • Starting / Charging System
    • Line Group for Single Point Custom Connection
    • Two Motors, engine mounted at rear, on left side
    • Air Silencer
    • Vane Type Air Starter
  • General:
    • Gear driven Pumps: Fuel, Oil, Jacket Water, Aftercooler / Oil Cooler Water
    • Paint, Caterpillar Yellow

Optional Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Heavy Duty Air Cleaner
    • Soot Filter
    • Boost Control Valve
    • Vertical Support Bracket
    • Air Inlet Adapter
    • Air cleaner Louver Assembly
  • Cooling System
    • Cooling System Aids
    • Auxiliary Water Pump
    • Heat Exchanger for Single Circuit
    • Expansion Tank
    • Heating Aids
  • Exhaust System
    • Flexible Exhaust Fittings
    • Weld Flange and Related Hardware
  • Fuel System
    • Duplex Primary Fuel Strainer
    • Fuel Priming Pump
    • Fuel System Connections
  • Generator System
    • 3 Phase, Six Leads, WYE
    • Anti-condensation Space Heaters
    • Winding Temperature Detectors
    • Bus Bar Connections
    • Class F Insulation
  • Governor System
    • 723 Plus
    • Electronic / Actuators
    • EGB Actuator
    • Digital Programmers
    • 230 UA
    • Battery Backup / Power Supply
  • Lube System
    • Lube ANSI Adapter (Emergency connection)
    • Oil Pan Drain Valve
  • Mounting System
    • Isolator
    • Non-vertically Restrained
    • Vertically Restrained
    • Spring Type Vibration Isolator
  • Starting / Charging System
    • Pressure Reducing Valve
    • Compressed Air Flex Hose
    • Turbine Type Air Starters
    • Redundant Air Starters
  • General:
    • Custom Paint Colors

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3616 (60 Hz) Diesel Generator Sets

Engine Model
3616 V-16,4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Maximum Rating
5320 ekW
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C1.1 (60 Hz) Diesel Generator Sets

Engine Model
C1.1, In-line 4, 4-cycle diesel
Voltage
110 to 480 Volts
Maximum Rating
8.8 ekW
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C1.5 (60 Hz) Diesel Generator Sets

Engine Model
Cat® C1.5
Voltage
110 to 415 Volts
Maximum Rating
13.2 ekW
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