Detailed DescriptionSKU KORE-048T106:
The Kohler Model 48RCL is a Residential Series generator with 48 kW (48 kVA) 60 Hz,of maximum output. These industrial generators are suitable for standby and prime power with Prime power calculated as 43.2 kW (43.2 kVA) 60 Hz,. When you need the dependability of an industrial grade generator, with all the features you need, the Residential Series is for you. Available in several models, open and enclosed with multiple options, this series is competitively priced to deliver the performance and value found only on more expensive competitors models. See Enclosures below.
Kohler generators are designed for use in virtually all applications where power is needed. Kohler generators are manufactured to commercial specifications using the latest manufacturing technologies. All models are built with the quality and reliability you would expect from Kohler, a leading generator manufacturer.
The Kohler electrographic alternator utilized on this model is manufactured to exacting specifications using the best manufacturing methods. Kohler generators use electronic technology to control the voltage with a voltage variation of less than 1.5% throughout the entire power range. That means you can use this generator with computers and sensitive electronics safely, with no sacrifice in generator performance.
This model features a premium GM Model Vortec, 8 cylinder, 89 HP, NG/LP fueled, liquid cooled engine with electric start. This model runs at 1800 RPM and generates 48 kW (48 kVA) 60 Hz,of Standby (emergency or maximum) power and 43.2 kW prime (continuous) power at a primary voltage of 120/240 VAC, single phase, 60 Hertz, with 1.5% voltage accuracy 6% Frequency accuracy. Single phase models are available as 120/240 VAC. Three phase models are available as 120/240, 120/208 or 277/480 VAC.
Dimensions: Enclosed dimensions are 90" Long X 34" Wide X 45" High. Enclosed weight is 862 lbs. Enclosed quietness is 61 db at 7 meters.
Quality Control & Load Bank Testing: All Kohler generators are factory load bank tested to rated capacity. Kohler requires startup by an authorized Kohler dealer. GeneratorJoe will arrange for the local dealer where the generator is located to contact the buyer and arrange for startup. Startup fees are determined by the local Kohler dealer and are not included in GeneratorJoe's prices.
Enclosures: Weather and sound proof enclosures (if available), are built using steel panels and locking doors on a modular structural base frame. Sound enclosures include a rock-wool layer of insulation, which complies with the prevailing regulations and accomplishes the sound attenuating elements. Most enclosures include hot ambient air pusher fan. Select an enclosure from the Product Options windows, if available. Tier 4 models are sold with weather/sound enclosures only.
Fuel Tanks: No tanks are provided for NG/LP generators. If you need a propane tank, contact your local propane provider or for natural gas contact your local utility.
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Please see our extensive educational area on the left side blue column of this screen under the INFORMATION sign.Included Equipment: Generator engine and alternator on welded steel frame base & cover mount platform, oil drain cock, digital/LCD control panel,electronic governor, 50 circuit breaker, residential muffler (enclosed models), industrial muffler (open models), spring isolators, 12 volt electric starter,not included battery charger, included charging alternator, air filter, radiator (liquid cooled), blower fan and guards, battery tray, battery cables, owners manual and warranty. Batteries are not included. Other options are NOT included please purchase the options from the option lists.
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Purchase option onlyIncluded Equipment: Generator engine and alternator on welded steel frame base & cover mount platform, oil drain cock, digital/LCD control panel,electronic governor, 50 circuit breaker, residential muffler (enclosed models), industrial muffler (open models), spring isolators, 12 volt electric starter,not included battery charger, included charging alternator, air filter, radiator (liquid cooled), blower fan and guards, battery tray, battery cables, owners manual and warranty. Batteries are not included. Other options are NOT included please purchase the options from the option lists.
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