Electric Power Generation

3606 (50 Hz)

Caterpillar is leading the power generation marketplace with Power Solutions engineered to deliver unmatched flexibility, expandability, reliability, and cost-effectiveness.

Overview

Caterpillar is leading the power generation marketplace with Power Solutions engineered to deliver unmatched flexibility, expandability, reliability, and cost-effectiveness.

Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating1775 kVA
Maximum Rating2688 kVA
Frequency50 Hz
Speed750 & 1000 RPM

Generator Set Configurations

Emissions/Fuel StrategyLow Fuel Consumption

Engine Specifications

Engine Model3606 I-6,4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore11 in
Displacement1127 in3
Total Displacement6762 in3
Stroke11.8 in
Compression Ratio13:1
AspirationTA
Governor TypeGenerator Set Monitoring System (GMS)
Fuel SystemDirect unit injection

Air Inlet System

  • Aftercooler, fresh water, corrosion resistant coated (air side)
  • Air inlet shutoff
  • Breather, crankcase, top-mounted
  • Turbocharger, watercooled (750 rpm and HFO), engine oil lubricated

Cooling System

  • Engine coolant water drains
  • Water Temperature Regulator
  • Jacket Water Thermostats

Exhaust System

  • 457 mm (18 in) Cat bolt pattern
  • Dry, Gas Tight, Exhaust Manifold
  • 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

  • Centrifugal Oil Filters with Single Shutoff
  • Service Side Engine mounted on Cylinder Block Inspection Covers
  • Wet Oil Sump. Includes engine-driven main Lubrication & Oil pumps, Oil Lines and Oil Pan
  • Oil Filler and Dipstick
  • Oil Pressure Regulating Valve
  • Crankcase Explosion Relief Valves

Mounting System

  • Damper, Torsional Vibration
  • Engine and Generator Mounting

Starting / Charging System

  • Vane Type Air Starter
  • One Motor, engine mounted at rear, on left side
  • Air Silencer
  • Line Group for Single Point Custom Connection

General:

  • Paint, Caterpillar Yellow
  • Gear driven Pumps: Fuel, Oil, Jacket Water, Aftercooler / Oil Cooler Water

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