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Industrial

Cat® 3512C Industrial Diesel Engine

  • Minimum Power
    1500.0 bhp
  • Maximum Power
    1500 HP
  • Maximum Power
    1500.0 bhp
  • Maximum Torque
    5259 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
Power Rating
Minimum Power
1500.0 bhp
Maximum Power
1500 HP
Maximum Power
1500.0 bhp
Maximum Torque
5259 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
Rated Speed
1800 rpm
Minimum Power
1500 HP
Rated Speeds
1800 rpm
Emission Standards
Emissions
U.S. EPA Tier 2 Equivalent
Emissions
U.S. EPA Tier 2 Equivalent
General
Engine Configuration
V-12, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Engine Configuration
V-12, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Bore
170 mm (6.7 in)
Bore
170 mm (6.7 in)
Bore
6.7 in
Stroke
7.5 in
Stroke
190 mm (7.5 in)
Stroke
190 mm (7.5 in)
Displacement
3158 in³
Displacement
51.8 L (3158 in³)
Aspiration
Turbocharged Aftercooled
Displacement
51.8 L (3158 in³)
Aspiration
Turbocharged Aftercooled
Rotation
Counterclockwise
Rotation from Flywheel End
Counterclockwise
Aftertreatment
-
Engine Dimensions - Approximate
Length
120.8 in
Width
70.3 in
Height
71.1 in
Weight
13400 lb
Height
1806 mm (71.1 in)
Length
3067 mm (120.8 in)
Weight
6078 kg (13,400 lb)
Width
1785 mm (70.3 in)
Engine Dimensions (Approximate. Final dimensions dependent on selected options)
Length
3067 mm (120.8 in)
Width
1785 mm (70.3 in)
Height
1806 mm (71.1 in)
Weight
6078 kg (13,400 lb)
  • Air Inlet System
    • Air to Air Aftercooled (ATAAC)
    • Two turbochargers, rear mounted
  • Control System
    • Electronic Engine Control, RH
  • Cooling System
    • Thermostats and housing
    • Gear driven centrifugal jacket water pump
    • Connections for radiator cooling
  • Exhaust System
    • Exhaust manifold, dry
    • Two turbochargers with watercooled bearings
    • Two exhaust outlets, 203 mm (8 in) round flange
  • Flywheels and Flywheel Housing
    • SAE No. 00 flywheel (183 teeth)
    • SAE No. 00 flywheel housing
  • Fuel System
    • Fuel filter, LH spin-on type
    • Fuel transfer pump
    • Electronically controlled unit injectors
  • Instrumentation
    • No standard instrument or gauge panel
  • Lube System
    • Crankcase breather, top mounted
    • Oil cooler
    • Oil filler and dipstick, LH
    • Oil pump
    • Oil filter, LH, spin-on type
    • Oil pan
  • Mounting System
    • Trunnion front support
  • Power Take Off
    • Front housing, two sided
  • Protection System
    • ECM monitoring system to provide customer programmable engine
    • Deration strategies to protect against adverse operating conditions
    • Emergency stop logic inputs provided at 40 pin customer interface connection
  • Starting System
    • Dual 24V electric starting motor
  • General
    • Vibration damper
    • Lifting eyes
    • Paint: Caterpillar yellow