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Kohler home standby generator 18 kw 18 res automatic generator
Kohler home standby generator 18 kw 18 res automatic generator

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Model:
18
RES
Residential GasMulti-Fuel LP Vapor/Natural Gas
Standard Features
D
ADC-RES Advanced Digital Control
d
Designed for today’s most sophisticated electronics
d
Electronic speed control responds quickly to varyinghousehold demand
d
Digital voltage regulation protects your sensitiveelectronics from harmonic distortion and unstablepower quality
d
LED display shows system status and setupinformation
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Engine Features
d
Kohler Command PRO
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OHV engine with hydraulicvalve lifters for reliable performance without routinevalve adjustment or lengthy break-in requirements
d
Simple field conversion between natural gas and LPvapor fuels while maintaining emission certification
d
Digital Spark Advance Ignition (DSAI) optimizes engineperformance for natural gas and LP vapor fuels
d
Engine-mounted battery charging alternator
D
Designed for Easy Installation
d
Polymer base eliminates the need for a concretemounting pad, reducing installation time and cost
d
Fuel and electrical connections through the enclosurewall eliminate the need for stub-ups through the bottom
d
Load connection terminal block allows easy field wiring(optional)
d
Hinged roof with lockable latches
d
Designed for outdoor installation only
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Certifications
d
Meets emission regulations for U.S. EnvironmentalProtection Agency (EPA) phase 2 small off-roadengines and CA 2006 and later LSI engines with bothLP vapor and natural gas
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UL 2200 listed (60 Hz model)
d
Approved for stationary standby applications inlocations served by a reliable utility source
The Kohler
r
Advantage
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Powerful
Exclusive PowerBoost
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technology allows the Kohler18 kW generator to start and run a typical 5 ton(60,000 BTU) central air conditioner, while still runningother home appliances and electronics * 
D
Cleaner Power for Sensitive Electronics
Protects sophisticated electronics with clean, stable powerthat exceeds strict utility requirements and IEEE standardsfor total harmonic distortion (THD)
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Faster Response
Kohler
r
generators restore power in as little as 10seconds
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Quiet
Quiet operation: 68 dB(A) at 7 m (23 ft.) maintainsneighborhood solitude
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Premium Five-Year Limited Warranty
G4-133 (18RES) 4/09
Generator Ratings
ModelSeriesVoltage Phase HzAlternatorModelStandby Amps Standby Ratings, kW/kVANatural Gas LP Gas Natural Gas LP Gas
18RES 120/240 1 60 2F5 70 75 17.0/17.0 18.0/18.018RES 115/230 1 50 2F5 60 60 14.0/14.0 14.0/14.0
RATINGS: Standbyratingsapplytoinstallationsservedbyareliableutilitysource.Allsingle-phaseunitsareratedat1.0powerfactor. Thestandbyratingisapplicabletovariableloadswithanaverageload factor of 80% for the duration of the power outage. No overload capacity is specified at this rating. Ratings are in accordance with ISO--3046/1, BS5514, AS2789, and DIN 6271. GENERALGUIDELINES FOR DERATING:
ALTITUDE 
: Derate 4% per 305 m (1000 ft.) elevation above 153 m (500 ft.).
TEMPERATURE 
: Derate 1.5% per 5.5
_
C (10
_
F) temperature increase above 16
_
C(60
_
F). Availabilityissubjecttochangewithoutnotice. KohlerCo.reservestherighttochangethedesignorspecificationswithoutnoticeandwithoutanyobligationorliabilitywhatsoever. Contactyourlocal Kohler Co. generator distributor for availability.* Due to the cycling operation of many electrical appliances, the generator set may not run all appliances simultaneously. Check the appliance manufacturer’s specifications for actual powerrequirements. Consult a Kohler
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Power Systems professional for your exact residential power system requirements.
 
G4-133 (18RES) 4/09
Application Data
Engine
Engine Specifications 60 Hz 50 Hz
Manufacturer KohlerEngine: model, type CH980 4 CycleCylinder arrangement V-2Displacement, L (cu. in.) 999 (61)Bore and stroke, mm (in.) 90 x 78.5 (3.54 x 3.1)Compression ratio 8.8:1Main bearings: quantity, type 2, Parent MaterialRated rpm 3600 3000Max. engine power at rated rpm, kW (HP)LP vapor 21.7 (29.1) 20.0 (26.8)Natural gas 18.6 (25.0) 16.8 (22.5)Cylinder head material AluminumValve materialSteel/Stellite
r
Piston type and material Aluminum AlloyCrankshaft material Heat Treated, Ductile IronGovernor: type ElectronicFrequency regulation, no load to full load IsochronousFrequency regulation, steady state
±
0.5%Air cleaner type Dry
Engine Electrical
Engine Electrical System
Ignition system Electronic, DSAIStarter motor rated voltage (DC) 12Battery charger, ampere rating 15Battery (purchased separately):Ground NegativeVolts (DC) 12Battery quantity 1Recommended cold cranking amps(CCA) rating for --18
_
C (0
_
F)525
Exhaust
Exhaust System 60 Hz 50 Hz
Exhaust flow at rated kW,m
3
 /min. (cfm)* 5.3 (187) 4.4 (155)Exhaust temperature exiting enclosureat rated kW,
_
C (
_
F)216 (420)* Flow rate using LP fuel
Lubrication
Lubricating System
Type Full PressureOil capacity (with filter), L (qt.) 2.8 (3.0)Oil filter: quantity, type 1, CartridgeOil cooler Integral
Operation Requirements
Cooling Air 60 Hz 50 Hz
Total inlet air,m
3
 /min. (cfm)30 (1045) 24 (848)Cooling air, m
3
 /min. (cfm) 28 (989) 23 (798)Combustion air, m
3
 /min. (cfm) 1.6 (57) 1.4 (50)
Fuel Requirements
Fuel System
Fuel types Natural Gas or LP VaporFuel supply inlet 1/2 NPTFuel supply pressure, kPa (in. H
2
O): 1.7--2.7 (7-11)
Minimum Gas Pipe Size Recommendation, in. NPTPipe Length, m (ft.)Natural Gas
(242,000 Btu/hr.)
LP Vapor
(280,000 Btu/hr.)8 (25) 1 3/415 (50) 1 130(100) 1 1/4 146(150) 1 1/4 1 1/461(200) 1 1/4 1 1/4
Fuel Consumption at % rated load% Load 60 Hz 50 Hz
Natural Gas, m
3
 /hr. (cfh)100% 6.9 (242) 5.7 (203)75% 5.8 (204) 4.7 (167)50% 4.4 (155) 3.8 (133)25% 3.4 (120) 2.9 (103)LP Vapor, m
3
 /hr. (cfh)100% 3.2 (112) 2.7 (94)75% 2.7 (96) 2.2 (79)50% 2.1 (74) 1.7 (62)25% 1.6 (57) 1.4 (50)LP Vapor, kg/hr. (lb./hr.)100% 5.9 (13.0) 5.0 (11.0)75% 5.1 (11.2) 4.2 (9.3)50% 3.9 (8.7) 3.3 (7.2)25% 3.0 (6.6) 2.6 (5.8)LP vapor conversion factors:8.58 ft.
3
= 1 lb.0.535 m
3
= 1 kg36.39 ft.
3
= 1 gal.Nominal fuel rating:Natural gas: 37 MJ/m
3
(1000 Btu/ft.
3
)LP vapor: 93 MJ/m
3
(2500 Btu/ft.
3
)
 
G4-133 (18RES) 4/09
Alternator
Alternator Features
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Compliance with NEMA, IEEE, and ANSI standards fortemperature rise
D
Self-ventilated and dripproof construction
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Vacuum-impregnated windings with fungus-resistant epoxyvarnish for dependability and long life
D
Superior voltage waveform and minimum harmonic distortionfrom skewed alternator construction
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Digital voltage regulator with
±
1.5% no-load to full-load RMSregulation
D
Rotating-field alternator with static exciter for excellent loadresponse
D
Skewed generator construction produces a smoothAC waveform
Alternator Specifications
SpecificationsPowerBoost
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Generator1-Phase
Manufacturer KohlerOutput reconnectable 120/240Type 2-Pole, Rotating FieldLeads, quantity 4Voltage regulator DigitalInsulation: NEMA MG1-1.66Material Class HTemperature rise Class HBearing: quantity, type 1, Sealed BallCoupling DirectAmortisseur windings FullVoltage regulation, no-load to full-loadRMS
±
1.5%One-step load acceptance 100% of RatingPeak motor starting kVA: 38
ADC-RES Controller
Controller Features
D
Membrane keypad:
d
Arrow keys step through generator set status displays
d
Password-protected access to system configuration andadjustment menus
d
System voltage/frequency selection and engineconfiguration
d
Voltage, gain, and engine speed adjustment
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LED display:
d
Engine runtime, hours
d
Output voltage, VAC
d
Output frequency, Hz
d
Battery voltage, VDC
d
Crank cycle status
d
Setup information
d
Software version
d
Faults
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Faults displayed:
d
High battery voltage
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High engine temperature
d
Low battery voltage
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Low oil pressure
d
Overcrank
d
Overfrequency
d
Overspeed
d
Overvoltage
d
Underfrequency
d
Undervoltage
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Compact controller integrally mounted to the generator set
D
Remote two-wire start/stop capability
D
Digital isochronous governor to maintain steady-state speedat all loads
D
Digital voltage regulation:
±
1.5% RMS no-load to full-load
D
Automatic start with programmed cranking cycle
D
Field-upgradeable application software
D
Front-access DB9 connector for software upgradeon the junction box
D
Generator set master switch (Run/Off-Reset/Auto)on the junction box

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