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C280-12 Propulsion Engine

C280-12 Propulsion Engine

At a Glance

Power Range
4640-5096 bhp (3460-3800 bkW)
Speed Range
900 rpm
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Building on the durability and reliability of the C280 engine platform, Caterpillar is pleased to offer the IMO II compliant C280 engine line. The core components are the same as the existing C280, including the latest in EUI fuel system capabilities and state-of-the-art ADEM™ A3 Electronic Control Unit (ECU) features. Caterpillar® products continue to deliver more available power while delivering outstanding fuel efficiency. You can also count on long maintenance intervals and worldwide Caterpillar parts and service availability.

Power Rating

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Power Range 4640-5096 bhp (3460-3800 bkW)

Engine Specifications

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Speed Range 900 rpm
Emissions IMO II
Aspiration TTA
Bore 11in
Stroke 11.8in
Displacement 13546in³
Rotation from Flywheel End Counterclockwise or clockwise
Configuration Vee 12, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel

Dimensions & Weights

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Length 182in
Height 134in
Dry Weight 57276lb
Width 80in