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Commander "PMG™ Series, 42 kW (53 kVA) 60 Hz, SKU KOPMG-042T302, Model 42 PMG, Sound Enclosed Only
KOPMG-042T302 (4863)
Perkins 1204E-E44TAG1, 1 & 3 phase, LP vapor fueled, liquid cooled, 1800 RPM, electric start, auto start, EPA Tier 4i, UL
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  • Detailed Description
    SKU KOPMG-042T302:  

    The Kohler Model 42 PMG is a Commander "PMG™ Series generator with 42 kW (53 kVA) 60 Hz,of maximum output.  These mobile industrial generators are suitable for standby and prime power use with Prime power calculated as 56 kW (70 kVA) 60 Hz,.  When you need the dependability of an mobile industrial grade generator, with all the features you need, the Commander "PMG™ Series is for you.  Mobile industrial generators are weather/sound enclosed with multiple available options, This series is competitively priced to deliver the performance and value found only on more expensive competitors models.  Mobile generators are complete with internal fuel tank, external fuel tank connections and valves, heavy duty industrial DOT rated trailers, trailer hitch, safety chains, tongue jack, rear leveling outriggers, wheel fenders, and the options shown in the Included Equipment information shown on this page.

    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 a leading generator manufacturer. GeneratorJoe generators are Made in America, by Americans! We do not use foreign made parts or assemblies.

    The Kohler brushless 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% 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 Perkins Model 1204E-E44TAG1, 3 cylinder, 16.9 HP, LP vapor fueled, liquid cooled engine with electric start.  This model runs at 1800 RPM and generates 42 kW (53 kVA) 60 Hz,of Standby (emergency or maximum) power and 56 kW prime (continuous) power at a primary voltage of 120/240 VAC, 1 & 3 phase, 60 Hertz, with 1% voltage accuracy 0.25% 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.  If 50 Hz models are available they would be built as a special order.  For 50 Hz voltages and amperage ratings, click on the Detailed Specifications tab and then check the 50 Hz check box. 

    Voltage selector switches in various configurations are available as shown on the Priced Options tab.

    This model has economical fuel use of 0.77 gallons at 1/2 load.  Running time is over 65.2 hours on a typical tank.  See Fuel Tanks below for additional information. 

    Dimensions: Enclosed dimensions are 84.6" Long X 40.4" Wide X 61.3" High. Enclosed weight is 2520 lbs. Open quietness is 84 db at 7 meters. Enclosed quietness is 57 db at 7 meters.

    Quality Control & Load Bank Testing: All GeneratorJoe generators are factory load bank tested to 110% of rated capacity for four hours. Load bank test reports are provided on units built upon request, after construction. Because all units we build are factory tested the customer does not need to pay for factory startup services to activate the warranty. We use the best available components on every generator built, including the best air/oil/fuel filters, hoses/hose clamps, wiring harnesses and connectors. We do not use imported parts, all components are Made in the USA. 

    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 extraction fan. Select an enclosure from the Product Options windows, if available.

    Fuel Tanks: Fuel tanks are built into the trailer. If optional tank sizes are available theay shown on the Priced Options tab.  Fuel tanks on most units are double wall UL142 rated to allow use in all states.

    BUTTONS: The Buttons describe below provide information to help you select the right generator for your situation.

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    Priced Options: To see the options available on this model, including transfer switches and external fuel tanks, click on the Priced Options tab.

    Detailed Specifications: To see a printable detailed specification on this product click the Detailed Specifications tab. A new window will open where you will find conversions for metric measurements, single phase de-ration of three phase units, derating calculations for elevation and temperature as well as fuel consumption and total run time by tank size and more. You can print the tab contents and go to other tabs when you are done.

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    Transfer Switches: The automatic transfer switch monitors utility and generator power. When utility power fails or is unsatisfactory, the transfer switch control starts the generator set. Click on the Transfer Switch tab for a complete explanation and to look up prices on the full line of switches we carry. A new window will open, you can select a switch and click Info/Buy to add the switch to the shopping cart.

    Other Requirements or Options and GSA:  If you do not find the options you need on Priced Options tab if you have requirements you cannot find or if you have questions, please contact us. If your needed option is not available we have many other brands that may provide the options you need or we will custom build a generator to your specifications. Please contact GeneratorJoe at (707) 542-2224 or write sales@generatorjoe.net. If you are a college or university, federal, state, county, city or government agency customer write to gsa@generatorjoe.net.

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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: This generator set includes a Perkins diesel engine and alternator on a heavy duty steel frame skid base mounted on a DOT trailer. This unit includes automatic shutdowns, radiator, governor, engine vibration isolators, air filter, oil filter, oil drain kit with extension, battery tray (if not an option), battery hold down and cables, fluid fill (no fuel), owner's manual on CD and warranty. Batteries are included. Other options are NOT included, please purchase the options from the option lists. Open units DO NOT include an exhaust system or flex connector, purchase these options from the option lists.
  • The packages shown below are the most common combinations of options. Each package includes only the options listed. Also see Included Equipment above.
    If you want a Package deal but need additional options, select the options in the drop down windows above, then check the box "Option Only", Click the Product BUY button and then Click the "Package" BUY button next.
    You can also select all the options you want and just click the product BUY button and select your custom configuration.
  • Option Notes: Buyer must select a enclosure. Units are not sold without enclosure (open). For open units see Industrial Diesel catergories. 
    Purchase option only
    GenSet Voltages @ 60 Hertz Details
    Fixed Voltage Charge, No Voltage Selector Details
    Voltage Selector Switch. Details
    Generator Enclosures. Details
    Warranty Details
    ASCO Transfer Switch Group   
    Included Equipment: This generator set includes a Perkins diesel engine and alternator on a heavy duty steel frame skid base mounted on a DOT trailer. This unit includes automatic shutdowns, radiator, governor, engine vibration isolators, air filter, oil filter, oil drain kit with extension, battery tray (if not an option), battery hold down and cables, fluid fill (no fuel), owner's manual on CD and warranty. Batteries are included. Other options are NOT included, please purchase the options from the option lists. Open units DO NOT include an exhaust system or flex connector, purchase these options from the option lists.
  • Standard Features
    Commander "PMG™ Series, 42 kW (53 kVA) 60 Hz, SKU KOPMG-042T302, Model 42 PMG, Sound Enclosed Only
    1 Year Limited Warranty
    Mechanical Governor
    Line Circuit Breaker
    Oil Drain Extention with Shutoff valve
    Rodent-Proof Construction
    Battery Cables
    Gas Strainer
    NEMA, IEEE & ANSI Compliant Alternator
    Unit Mounted Radiator w/ Pusher Fan (included with enclosures)
    Class H Insulation
    Safety Shutdowns; Temperature, Oil Pressure, Overcrank, Overspeed
    Generator Directly Connected to Engine
    Liquid Cooled
    Alternator Protection
    Rodent Guards
    Brushless Rotating Field Alternator
    Integral Vibration Isolation
    Operation / Installation Manual
    Low Coolant Level Shutdowns
    Insulation Class Insulation
    Superior Electronic Protection from Corrosion & Vibration
    Self-ventilated and Dripproof Construction
    Air Cleaner, Heavy Duty
    Air Cleaner Restriction Indicator
    Options Available
    Commander "PMG™ Series, 42 kW (53 kVA) 60 Hz, SKU KOPMG-042T302, Model 42 PMG, Sound Enclosed Only
    120/240 VAC 1 Phase Alternator
    2, 5 & 10 year Extended Warranties
    Advanced Digital Control
    Alternator Strip Heater
    Auxiliary fuel pump
    Battery
    Battery Charger, Equalize/Float Type
    Battery Heater
    Block heater
    CARB and EPA-certified Fuel System
    Common Failure Relay
    Critical Exhaust Silencer
    CSA certification
    Electronic Isochronous Governor
    Flexible Exhaust Connector, Stainless Steel
    Flexible Fuel Lines
    Fuel Pressure Gauge
    Fuel Water Separator
    IBC Seismic Certification
    Inner Tank Leak Alarm
    Input/Output Module
    Kohler or ASCO Automatic Transfer Switch
    Line Circuit Breaker (NEMA type 1 enclosure)
    Line Circuit Breaker with Shunt Trip (NEMA type 1 enclosure)
    Maintenance kit
    Manual Speed Adjust (requires Electronic Governor)
    Radiator Duct Flange
    Remote Annunciator Panel
    Remote Digital Gauges
    Remote Emergency Stop
    Remote Radiator
    Run Relay
    Stainless Steel Latches and Hinges
    Weather or Weather/Sound Enclosure
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Model Notes: These models include trailers and a built in fuel tank.