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C280-12 Generator Set (Medium Speed)

C280-12 Generator Set (Medium Speed)


More Comfort – More Performance – More Versatility

  • Over 200,000,000 Operating hours

    at Global locations

  • Up to 10% Better Fuel Economy

    Demonstrated savings

  • Over 20% Reduction in Service Time

    Two inspection ports per cylinder, segmented camshafts and individual heads ease service

Generator Set Specifications

Duty Cycle Prime, Continuous
Emissions/Fuel Strategy EPA Tier 4 Final, IMO Tier 2
Frequency 50 / 60 Hz
Maximum Rating 3640 ekW (60Hz), 4850 kVA (50Hz)
Minimum Rating 3300 ekW (60Hz), 4400 kVA (50Hz)
Speed 900 / 1000 rpm

Engine Specifications

Aspiration TA
Bore 11 in
Compression Ratio 13:01
Displacement 13524 in³
Engine Model C280-12, V-12,4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Fuel System Direct unit injection
Governor Type Generator Set Monitoring System (GMS)
Stroke 11.8 in

Generator Set Dimensions

Dry Weight - Genset (maximum) 112690 lb
Height - Maximum 156.6 in
Length - Maximum 404 in
Width - Maximum 99.62 in

Download resources

Electric Power Ratings Guide
C280-12 Spec Sheet: 60 Hz 3640 ekW, 50Hz 4850 kVA

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