Lister Type 13,500 Watt Diesel Generator with Electric Start

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Lister Type 13,500 Watt Diesel Generator with Electric Start - Hear it once and that's're hooked forever! Its almost a welcoming a big 'OLE grandfather clock quietly ticking away!

This unit's simple, tried-and-tested design is known worldwide for its extreme simplicity, ease of starting, remarkable fuel economy and reliability.

Features a 1000 RPM 24 HP Lister Type diesel engine w/ indirect injection, full pressure lubrication, spin-on oil filter, replacable cylinder liner, lubricating oil pump, tapered roller bearing mains, exposed push rods, muffler, oil bath air cleaner, fuel filter, electric start, 12 VDC battery charging alternator, belt tensioner, steel skid frame, water-cooling and consumes only about 2 quarts of diesel fuel per hour! RADIATOR ASSEMBLY, FLYWHEEL GUARD & VIBRATION MOUNTS PICTURED ARE OPTIONAL.

Electrical Specifications
Power Single-Phase ---
Maximum Output 13,500 watts
Continous Output 12,000 watts
Load Amperage at 120 volts ---
Maximum Load 112.5 Amps
Continous Load 100 Amps
Load Amperage at 240 volts ---
Maximum Load 56.25 Amps
Continous Load 50 Amps
Sound Level @ 23 ft(7 m) at full load 73 dB(A)

Model Lister Type
Type Indirect Injection
Cylinders 2
Operating RPM 1000 RPM
Horsepower 24 HP
Cylinder Block Cast Iron Block w/ Cast Iron Sleeve
Bore & Stroke 5.12" x 5.5"
Displacement 1.85 Liters
Air Cleaner Oil Bath Air Cleaner
Lubricating Oil Pump Standard
Oil Capacity 5.3 qts.
Recommended Engine Oil SAE 30
Exhaust Outlet 2" OD Muffler Outlet
Governor Mechanical - Mico Bosch
Cooling Liquid-Cooling
Fuel No. 2 Diesel
Starting System Electric Start

Consumption at 1/4 load 0.441 gallons/hour
Consumption at 1/2 load 0.521 gallons/hour
Consumption at 3/4 load 0.682 gallons/hour
Consumption at full load 0.802 gallons/hour
Fuel Tank Capacity 2.5 gallons
Run Time at 1/2 Load 4.8 hours

Installation Data
Power Lead Size 4 AWG
No. of Conductors 4
Cooling Fan Suction-Type
Engine Oil Requirement SAE 30
Exhaust Location and Direction
(Facing Hand Crank Handle):
Service Points Facing Engine
Oil Fill Right-Side
Radiator Fill Back-Side
Oil Drain Left-Side
Oil Dipstick Left-Side
Air Filter Left-Side
Fuel Filter Front-Side
Fuel Tank Back-Side
Power Output Back-Side
Intake & Exhaust Valves Left-Side
Governor Spring Adjustment Nut Left-Side
Engine/Generator V-Belts Front-Side

Installation Data
Coolant System Thermosiphon or Radiator
Coolant Hose Size 1-1/4" OD
Engine Oil Requirement SAE 30
Service Points Facing Front Flywheel (fuel filter side)
Exhaust Location and Direction Left-Side
Oil Fill Right-Side
Oil Drain Right-Side
Oil Dipstick Right-Side
Air Intake Left-Side
Fuel Filter Front-Side
Vent Screw for Fuel Prime Front-Side
Coolant Intake/Outlet Right-Side
MICO (BOSCH) Fuel Injection Pump Left-Side
Change Over Valve (COV) Right-Side
Fuel Shut-Off Lever Left-Side
External Lube for Valve Train Front-Side
Rocker Arms Left-Side
Intake & Exhaust Valves Left-Side
Governor Spring Adjustment Nut Left-Side
Lubricating Oil Pump Left-Side

Engine Warranty 1 Year
Generator Warranty 1 Year
100% Coverage for Parts Standard

Length 50"
Width 53"
Height 46-1/2"
Dry weight 1,950 lbs


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Central Maine Diesel
29 Carey Circle
Hampden, ME 04444

Phone: 1-207-941-1188
Fax: 1-207-941-1189

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