3616 Generator Set (Medium Speed)
Electric Power
Caterpillar is leading the power generation marketplace with
Power Solutions engineered to deliver unmatched flexibility,
expandability, reliability, and cost-effectiveness.
Generator Set Specifications
Minimum Rating
4725 kVA
Maximum Rating
7520 kVA
50 Hz
720 & 1000 RPM
Generator Set Configurations
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption
Engine Specifications
Engine Model
3616 V-16,4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
280 mm
11 in
18.5 L
1127 in3
Total Displacement
296 L
18032 in3
300 mm
11.8 in
Compression Ratio
Governor Type
Generator Set Monitoring System (GMS)
Fuel System
Direct unit injection
Benefits and Features
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
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3616 Generator Set (Medium Speed)
Electric Power
Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
Industry leading mechanical and electrical design
Industry leading motor starting capabilities
High Efficiency
Cat Generator Set Monitoring System (GSM)
Simple user friendly and navigation
Provides protection, monitoring and control of the diesel generator set
Redundant shutdown protection
World Wide Product Support
Cat dealers provide extensive post-sale support including maintenance and repair agreements. Cat dealers have
detects internal engine component condition, even the presence of unwanted fluids and combustion by-products
Standard Equipment
Air Inlet System
• Aftercooler, fresh water, corrosion resistant coated (air side)
• Air inlet shutoff
• Air Cleaner
• Breather, crankcase, top-mounted
• Turbocharger, watercooled, engine oil lubricated
Cooling System
• Engine coolant water drains
• Front Mounted Turbos
• Three-bundle oil cooler
• 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
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3616 Generator Set (Medium Speed)
Electric Power
• 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
• Two Motors, engine mounted at rear, on left side
• Air Silencer
• Line Group for Single Point Custom Connection
• 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
• Heat Exchanger for Single Circuit
• 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
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3616 Generator Set (Medium Speed)
Electric Power
• Class F Insulation
• Bus Bar Connections
• Winding Temperature Detectors
• Anti-condensation Space Heaters
Governor System
• Electronic / Actuators
• Digital Programmers
• Battery Backup / Power Supply
• 230 UA
• 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
• Turbine Type Air Starters
• Redundant Air Starters
• Custom Paint Colors
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