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Cummins C170D5 170 kVA Diesel Generator

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  • Rated 155kVA prime, 170kVA standby, 50Hz, 240 / 415V, 0.8PF
  • Cummins 6BTAA5.9G7 1500RPM diesel engine coupled to a Stamford alternator.
  • Sound Level: 69dB(A) @ 7m quiet enclosure with single point lifting frame
  • 448 litre BUNDED long range fuel tank providing a 14 hour run fuel tank (at 75% load)
  • Cummins power command 1.2 remote start controller
  • Electronic governing
  • 250A 3P main circuit breaker.

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Delivery update: All orders will be dispatched on a 1 - 5 working days delivery service.There may be a slight delay in courier tracking becoming available.

£14,421.75 exc. VAT £17,306.10 inc. VAT


Utilising manufacturing processes and quality standards refined and improved over almost a century, the 170kVA is an outstanding example of its kind. Featuring the Cummins 6BTAA5.9-G7 engine, this generator set delivers optimal power for a wide variety of applications.

A 4-cycle, 6 cylinder, turbocharged and charged air cooled diesel, the 170kVA represents a quality investment. With a PowerCommand® microprocessor electronic control board ensuring the best possible system integration, as well as remote start and stop functionality, precise voltage and frequency regulation, alarm and status displays, the 170kVA offers complete peace of mind for applications across a wide range of industries.

Whether you need a diesel generator for stationary standby, continuous duty or prime power, the 170kVA is unlikely to disappoint, providing optimum performance across the board.



Manufacturer Cummins
Cooling Method Water-cooled
Phase N/A
Dimensions (L x W x H) 3460 x 1090 x 1846 (mm)
Engine Manufacturer Cummins
Engine Model 6BTAA5.9-G7
Max. Engine Speed (rpm) 1500.00
Fuel Tank Capacity (l) 448.00
Warranty 1 Year
Alternator Type UCI274F
Continuous Power (kVA) 155.00
Frequency (Hz) 50.00
Max. Power Output (kVA) 170.00
Max. Power (kW) 136.00
Prime Power (kW) 124.00
Standby Power (kW) 136.00
Noise (dB @ 7m) 69dbA
Fueled/Driven by Diesel
Maximum Run Time (hr) 14 @ 75% load

We're working hard to ensure that all orders are unaffected by recent events whilst keeping our team as safe and well as possible. We urge our customers to follow the latest advice and to stay alert and to stay at home as much as much as possible. We are working closely with our couriers to ensure there is little to no delay in deliveries. Our current courier performance is 3 - 10 days, please be aware that when we despatch goods into the TNT network, we provide you with a tracking number. This tracking number only becomes active on the TNT portal when the goods are scanned into the Central Distribution hub in the Midlands. As of 27.05.2020 there is a 2-5 day delay getting goods into the hub. 

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