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VP 15 Generators

Overview

Southwest Products’ Value Plus 15 kW diesel generators are designed for use in dozens of applications including construction, commercial, off-grid, solar, and agriculture. Value Plus units come standard with a heavy-duty diesel engine, easy-to-use digital controller, and manageable service intervals.

  • User-friendly digital controller with multiple warning sensors
  • Emergency standby / stationary (NSPS) labeled engines available
  • Heavy-duty two-stage air cleaner
  • 12V electrical system
  • 2 year or 2,000 hour limited warranty

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Technical Specifications

Model VP-15-P-NSPS
Available Phases 1PH/3PH
Available Voltages 120/240 | 120/208 | 277/480
Standby Rating kVA/kWe 18.8 kVA / 15 kWe
Prime Rating kVA/kWe 16.8 kVA / 13.5 kWe
Alternator Mecc Alte, Stamford, Marathon

Engine Specifications

Engine Mfg Perkins
Model Number 404D-22G
Prime Output HP (Gross) 29.5
Standby Output HP (Gross) 32.6
Emissions Certification Emergency Standby (NSPS)

Fuel Specifications (gal/h)

25% Load
50% Load 0.69
75% Load .94
100% Load 1.22

Alternator Specifications – 125/40 C Temperature Rise Class H Insulation

3P 480 Volt Prime Amps 20.3
3P 480 Volt Standby Amps 22.6
3P 120/208 Volt Prime Amps 46.9
3P 120/208 Volt Standby Amps 52.1
3P 120/240 Volt Prime Amps 40.6
3P 120/240 Volt Standby Amps 45.2
1P 120/240 Volt Prime Amps – Dedicated 4 Wire PF 1.0 56.3
1P 120/240 Volt Standby Amps – Dedicated 4 Wire PF 1.0 62.5

Dimension Specifications

Length 46″
Width 23″
Width w/ Supports 33″
Height 41″
Weight 860 lb

Features

Generator Features

  • Two-wire auto start
  • Mechanical governor control maintains frequency from no load to full load
  • Digital controller with multiple warning sensors
  • Operator’s manual and wiring diagrams
  • Class H insulation tolerates up to 180°C/356°F
  • More efficient 2/3 pitch windings for no third harmonic content
  • 2 year or 2,000 hour limited warranty

Engine Features

  • Quiet and powerful diesel engine
  • Naturally-aspirated 4-cylinder compact package
  • 500 hour service intervals
  • Mounted dry type air filter
  • Dual stage fuel filter and water separator
  • Single-side service for easy maintenance
  • 12V starter/alternator
  • 12V run/shutdown fuel control solenoid
  • 12V glow plug starting aid
  • Heavy-duty radiator
  • Pusher-fan with fan guard

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Options

Emergency Standby or Flex Engine – Multiple engine configurations depending on your application

Skid Kit – Fabricated steel frame for superior stability and strength

Enclosure – Galvanized metal weather enclosure with an integrated mufflerOptional skid or fuel tank must be selected with this option.

  • Enclosure w/ Level 1 Sound Attenuation – Galvanized metal weather enclosure with an integrated mufflerOptional skid or fuel tank must be selected with this option. Level 1 sound attenuation reduces sound level by approximately 3-5 dBA
  • Enclosure w/ Level 2 Sound Attenuation – Galvanized metal weather enclosure with an integrated mufflerOptional skid or fuel tank must be selected with this option.  Level 2 sound attenuation reduces sound level by approximately 5 -10 dBA

Muffler Package – Industrial-grade muffler and rain cap for open unit

Block Heater – Ideal for cold-weather engine starts

Battery Package – 12V battery and tray for immediate use

Battery Charger – For keeping your unit ready to start any time, any where

Captive Mounts – Used in mobile application for additional safety

Trailer – Single axle highway ready trailer

60 Gallon Fuel Tank – Available with either a single or double wall sub-base fuel cell

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