New | G3508A

From natural gas-fueled combined heat and power (CHP) systems and emergency power for facilities, to renewable biogas energy to support the local grid, or electricity generated from coal mine gases, Caterpillar has a wide range of reliable gas power solutions.

Gas Generator Sets Specification
Maximum Continuous Rating485 ekW
Fuel TypeNatural Gas, Biogas
Maximum Electrical Efficiency37.3%
Maximum Standby Rating485
Engine Specification
Engine Model3508A
Bore6.7 in
Stroke7.5 in
Displacement2105.0 in3
Generator Set Dimension
Length150.0 in
Width62.0 in
Height79.0 in
Dry weight genset16301.0 lb

  • wide Range Of Bolt-on System Expansion Attachments, Factory Designed And Tested
  • flexible Packaging Options For Easy And Cost Effective Installation
  • 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® S•o•ssm Program Cost Effectively Detects Internal Engine Component Condition, Even The Presence Of Unwanted Fluids And Combustion By-products.

    Flexible For Use With Several Gaseous Fuel Types; High Temperature Cooling Options For Thermal Efficiency; Robust Design Provides Prolonged Life And Lower Owning And Operating Costs; Electronic Controls To Optimize Performance

    • Proven System

    Designed To Match Performance And Output Characteristics Of Caterpillar Gas Engines. Industry Leading Mechanical And Electrical Design. High Efficiency

    Simple User Friendly Interface And Navigation. Digital Monitoring, Metering And Protection Setting. Fully-featured Power Metering And Protective Relaying. Remote Control And Monitor Capability Options

    Air Inlet
    • Package Mounted Air Cleaner with service indicator
    Control Panels
    • EMCP II+
    • Single stage aftercooler with mechanical pump, thermostats
    • Combined jacket water and oil cooler circuit with mechanical pump and thermostats
    • Water cooled exhaust
    • Individual exhaust port thermocouples
    Fuel system
    • Natural gas rated(31.5 to 47.2 MJ/NM3)
    • High pressure fuel system
    • High pressure gas pressure regulator
    • SR4B
    • Caterpillar's Digital Voltage Regulator (CDVR) with 3-phase sensing and KVAR/PF control
    • Bus bar connections
    • Anti-condensation space heater
    • Permanent magnet excitation
    • Form Would Stator with Coastal Insulation Protection
    • Platium stator winding temperature detectors
    • 24V starting motors
    • Battery disconnect switch
    • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiatorsgloss black
    • Crankshaft vibration damper and guard
    • Operation and maintenance manuals
    • Parts book



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