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VP 40 Generators

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VP 40 Generators

Overview

Southwest Products’ durable Value Plus 40 kW diesel generators provide long-lasting power in tough conditions, and come through for you with one-touch start/stop capability and easy-to-maintain units. Lower noise and reduced vibration prolong the life of these units and provide the long-running power you need. Downtime can mean lost revenues as well as lost customers, so we strive to help protect and support your business.

  • User-friendly digital controller with multiple warning sensors
  • Two-wire auto start
  • Choice of either Isuzu or Hatz (Tier 4 final applications) or Perkins diesel engine (standby/stationary/NSPS)
  • Heavy-duty two-stage air cleaner
  • 12V electrical system
  • 2 year or 2,000 hour limited warranty

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Technical Specifications

Standby/Stationary Tier 4 Final/Mobile
Models VP-40-P-NSPS VP-40-I
Available Phases 1PH/3PH 1PH/3PH
Available Voltages 120/240 | 120/208 | 277/480 120/240 | 120/208 | 277/480
Standby Rating kVA/kWe 50 kVA / 40 kWe 50 kVA / 40 kWe
Prime Rating kVA/kWe 45 kVA / 36 kWe 45 kVA / 36 kWe
Alternator Mecc Alte, Stamford, Marathon Mecc Alte, Stamford, Marathon

Engine Specifications

Standby/Stationary Tier 4 Final/Mobile
Engine Mfg Perkins Isuzu (Hatz optional)
Model Number 1104D-44TG1 4LE2X
Prime Output HP (Gross) 78.0 59.1
Standby Output HP (Gross) 86.0 65.7
Emissions Certification Emergency Standby (NSPS) Tier 4 Final

Fuel Specifications (gal/h)

Standby/Stationary Tier 4 Final/Mobile
25% Load
50% Load 1.68 1.61
75% Load 2.60 2.32
100% Load 3.63 3.09

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

Standby/Stationary Tier 4 Final/Mobile
3P 480 Volt Prime Amps PF 0.8 54.2 57.2
3P 480 Volt Standby Amps PF 0.8 60.2 60.2
3P 120/208 Volt Prime Amps PF 0.8 125.1 125.1
3P 120/208 Volt Standby Amps PF 0.8 139.0 139.0
3P 120/240 Volt Prime Amps PF 0.8 108.4 108.4
3P 120/240 Volt Standby Amps PF 0.8 120.4 120.4
1P 120/240 Volt Prime Amps – Dedicated 4 Wire PF 1.0 150.0 150.0
1P 120/240 Volt Standby Amps – Dedicated 4 Wire PF 1.0 166.7 166.7

Dimension Specifications

Standby/Stationary Tier 4 Final/Mobile
Length 65″ 65″
Width 25″ 29″
Width w/ Supports 36″ 33″
Height 44″ 45″
Weight 1560 lb 1605 lb

Features

Generator Features

  • Two-wire auto start
  • Choice of heavy-duty Isuzu or Hatz (for Tier 4 final applications) or Perkins diesel engine (standby/stationary/NSPS)
  • Class H insulation tolerates up to 180°C/356°F
  • More efficient 2/3 pitch windings for no third harmonic content
  • Electronic governor control maintains frequency from no load to full load
  • Perkins (Standby/NSPS): Digital DynaGen controller with multiple warning sensors
  • Isuzu or Hatz (Tier 4 Final): Digital DynaGen controller with multiple warning sensors
  • Operator’s manual and wiring diagrams
  • 2 year or 2,000 hour limited warranty

Engine Features

  • Direct injection, turbocharged and intercooled, 4-cylinder diesel engine
  • 500 hour service intervals
  • 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 (NSPS) or Tier 4 Final Engine – Multiple engine configurations depending on your application

Skid Kit – Fabricated steel frame for superior stability and strength

Enclosure – Painted white weather enclosure with an integrated muffler. Optional skid or fuel tank must be selected with this option.

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

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

Block Heater – Ideal for cold-weather engine starts

Battery Package – 12V battery with secured battery tray

Battery Charger – For keeping your unit ready to start anytime, anywhere

Captive Mounts – Used for mobile applications for additional safety (mobile application only)

Trailer – Single axle highway ready trailer

Fuel Tank – 100 gallon single wall or 150 gallon double wall sub-base fuel cell

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