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Cummins C500D5E 500 kVA Diesel Generator

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  • 500kVA Standby, 455kVA Prime
  • 3 Phase / 400V / 50HZ
  • Cummins QSX15 G8 Engine
  • Stamford HC5C Alternator
  • Set mounted circuit breaker
  • Power Command 2100 Control Panel

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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.

£41,664.00 exc. VAT £49,996.80 inc. VAT


The C500D5E commercial generator set is ideal for standby, prime or continuous power generation and it benefits from Cummins’ high testing standards. If you invest in this impressive diesel generator, you can be sure you are getting a reliable power generation system capable of consistent optimal level performance.

Six cylinder, turbo charged and charge air cooled, the C500D5E uses Cummins’ famed QSZ13 series engine in combination with the PowerCommand® 2.2 microprocessor control unit and the Cummins Fleetguard series high-precision filter to produce a high end, high performance diesel generator that will run and run - and that operates both manually (in RUN mode) and remotely (in AUTO mode).



Manufacturer Cummins
Cooling Method Water-cooled
Phase N/A
Dimensions (L x W x H) 5106 x 1553 x 2447 (mm)
Engine Manufacturer Cummins
Engine Model QSX15 G8
Max. Engine Speed (rpm) 1500.00
Warranty 1 Year
Alternator Type HC5C
Continuous Power (kVA) 455.00
Frequency (Hz) 50.00
Max. Power Output (kVA) 500.00
Max. Power (kW) 400.00
Prime Power (kW) 364.00
Standby Power (kW) 400.00
Noise (dB @ 7m) 69dbA
Fueled/Driven by Diesel
Maximum Run Time (hr) 8.8 @ 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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