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  • Specs Summary

3608 Generator Set (Medium Speed)

The 3608 diesel generator sets have been developed to meet your continuous, standby and prime applications and match your power standards. Producing reliable power from 1830 to 2660 ekW at 60 Hz, and each generator set has been designed to meet ISO 8528-5 transient response requirements and accepts 100 percent rated load in one step. The 3608 generator set is designed for low fuel consumption, reducing operating costs employing either Simplex or Duplex systesm. It's not just quality that matters but customization, choose from a broad range of accessories and bolt-on system expansion attachments. Discover our flexible packaging to fit unique spatial requirements and environmental conditions. Our 3608 generator sets are developed for such prerequisites, so that you can meet your specific power needs. Caterpillar is leading the power generation marketplace with Power Solutions engineered to deliver unmatched flexibility, expandability, reliability, and cost-effectiveness.

Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System <!-- 3600 series only -->

  • Aftercooler, fresh water, corrosion resistant coated (air side)
  • Air inlet shutoff
  • Breather, crankcase, top-mounted
  • Turbocharger, watercooled (720 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

Optional Equipment

Air Inlet System

  • Soot filter
  • Air cleaner louver assembly
  • Vertical support bracket
  • Heavy duty air cleaner
  • Air inlet adapter
  • Boost control valve

Cooling System

  • Heating aids
  • Cooling system aids
  • Auxiliary water pump
  • Expansion tank

Exhaust System

  • Flexible exhaust fittings
  • Weld flange and related hardware

Fuel System

  • Fuel priming pump
  • Duplex primary fuel strainer
  • Fuel system connections

Generator System

  • 3 Phase, six Leads, WYE
  • Class F insulation
  • Busbar connections
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • Anti-condensation space heaters

Governor System

  • Electronic / actuators
  • Digital programmers
  • Battery backup / Power supply
  • 2301 A load share
  • 723 Plus
  • EGB actuator

Lube System

  • Oil pan drain valve
  • Lube ANSI adapter (Emergency connection)

Mounting System

  • Isolator
  • Spring type vibration isolator
  • Vertically restrained
  • Non-vertically restrained

Starting / Charging System

  • Pressure reducing valve
  • Compressed air flex hose

General:

  • Custom paint colors