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From planned events to unplanned power outages, having a temporary power plan in place is crucial to ensuring the power you need is there when you need it. Cat® Rental Power is always standing by to get you set up and running quickly with the largest fleet of generator sets and ancillary equipment. Plus, we have over 1,600 worldwide locations to support you along the way. Whatever your business, whatever your needs, count on Cat Rental Power.

Generator Set
Prime Rating20 kVA (16 kW) Prime
Frequency50/60 Hz
Standby Run Time (Full Load)7.3 Hours
Prime Run Time - Full Load7.3 Hours
Voltage220 - 415V
Width33.9 in
Height49.3 in
Length66.3 in
Weight1585 lb

EU Stage IIIA Nonroad Emission Standards

Heavy duty industrial Tier 4 EPA approved emissions certified diesel engine

Complete system designed and built at ISO 9001 certified facility

Factory tested to design specifications at full load conditions

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Governor, mechanical

Electrical system, 12V DC

Cartridge type filters

Fuel/water separator

Battery, rack and cables

Insulation system, class H

Screen protected and drip-proof, self exciting, self-regulating with fully interconnected damper windings, IC06 cooling system and sealed-for-life bearings

Electrical design in accordance with BS5000 Part 99, IEC60034-1, EN61000-6, NEMA MG-1.22

Manual/Autostart control panel

Vibration isolated, NEMA 1 enclosure with lockable hinged door

DC and AC wiring harnesses

Switchable voltage output:

480/277V 3 phase

208/120V 3 phase

240/120V 1 phase

Convenience receptacles

Hinged door over main connectors

NEMA 1 steel enclosure, vibration isolated

Dual, 3-pole with solid neutral, UL/CSA listed

Heavy-duty fabricated steel base raised for forklift access

Anti-Vibration mounting pads

Complete OSHA guarding

Three-way valves to allow connection of auxiliary fuel tank

UL listed single walled fuel tank base with 24 hour minimum fuel supply.

Containment area for oil, coolant and fuel spill.

Fully weatherproof sound attenuated enclosure with internal exhaust silencer

Highly corrosion resistant construction

Body made from sheet steel components pretreated with zinc phosphate prior to polyester powder coating at 200° C (392° F)

All electroplated hardware

Anti-corrosive protection prior to painting

High gloss polyurethane paint for durability and scuff resistance

Operation and maintenance manuals provided

Wiring diagrams included


All equipment carries full manufacturers warranty

Standard Equipment

24 Hour Fuel Tank
  • Low Fuel Level Shutdown

Optional Equipment

  • Fuel tank - UL listed double wall tank base with 24 hour minimum supply
  • Battery charger
  • Electronic Governor required for operation at 60 Hz
  • Anti-Condensation Heater
  • Engine Water heaters
  • Additional operator's manual pack



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