Hyundai 18kW/22.5kVA Single Phase Diesel Generator | DHY18KSEm
£7,999.99 inc. VAT
- Single-phase diesel generator: Produces up to 22.5kVA of backup power and 20KVA of prime power
- Powered by a 1500rpm engine: Extends the lifespan of the generator
- Fitted with an AVR alternator: Able to produce a clean energy output
- Silenced generator: Housed in a weather-proof canopy, producing only 66dB at 7m
- ATS compatible: Automatically transfers power to the generator in the event of a power cut
- Peace of mind: 2 year Hyundai warranty
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18kW Single-Phase Diesel Generator
The DHY18KSEm is a powerful single-phase diesel generator from Hyundai. Suitable for providing your home or business with either prime power or for backup power when the national grid lets you down, this diesel gensets has a maximum output of 22.5KVA.
Powerful Hyundai Engine
Powered by a 21hp HY490 diesel engine, the DHY18KSEm is able to produce a maximum output of 22.5KVA / 18kW backup power and 20KVA / 16kW prime power.
Fitted with AVR Alternator
Equipped with an AVR alternator to produce clean energy, the DHY18KSEm is suitable for powering sensitive electronic equipment, such as televisions, PCs and laptops, in your home or business.
The DHY18KSEm can be started manually by using the key, or connected to an ATS (Automatic Transfer Switch) system, which will automatically turn on the generator when a loss of power to the property is detected. When power returns from the mains, the ATS module will then safely turn your generator off.
This is ideal for those who need to guarantee constant power – for example, if you run servers or have refrigeration units.
Housed in a weather-proof ‘silenced’ canopy, the DHY18KSEm produces only 66dB @ 7 metres which makes it a quiet standby generator which won’t interrupt you at home or work.
All Hyundai 1500rpm diesel generators’ soundproofed canopies undergo an anti-corrosion painting process called electrophoretic painting. This process ensures all areas of the canopy have an evenly applied thickness of paint, ensuring maximum corrosion protection.
Digital Control Panel
The digital control panel gives instant visibility for oil level & pressure, water temperature, battery charge levels and low running on engine, making maintenance easier than ever before.
1500rpm diesel generators are ideal for static installation for daily prime power, as well as for regular standby generator/backup generator use.
1500rpm generators have slower running, water-cooled engines which are less stressed than 3000rpm generators, which make them the best option if you’re going to use your generator as your main power source and will also prolong its lifespan.
Diesel generators are ideal for backup applications as sometimes petrol can go stale and prevent a generator working. Our diesel generators also run happily on budget-friendly red diesel, without voiding the warranty and making it cost-effective to refuel.
Kerbside delivery is included in the price. However, please note that a forklift will be required for unloading.
2 Year Warranty
This 22.5kVA diesel generator comes with a 2 year Hyundai warranty with full UK parts and service backup for added peace of mind. Read our warranty terms here.
Generator kVA Ratings
All of our single-phase generators have a kVA rating that is higher than the kW. This is because we have assumed the appliances you are going to power have a load factor/power factor of 0.8 – therefore the ‘assumed’ kVA rating of the load would be higher. This is industry standard and it is usually best to scope the right unit based on the kW.
Rated/Prime kVA* 20
Rated/Prime kW 16
Max/Standby kVA* 22.5
Max/Standby kW 18
Connection Method(s) 2 x 230V/32A 1 x 230vV/63A Busbar
Rated Speed (RPM) 1500
Frequency (Hz) 50
Max/Continuous Current (Amps) 78.3 / 69.6
Power Factor (Cosφ) 1
Fuel Type Diesel
Fuel Tank (Litres) 77.5
Runtime (Hours) @ 100% Load 12.5
Noise Level @ 1m 75% load (dB) 70
Noise Level @ 7m 75% load (dB) 65
Hyundai Diesel Engine Model HY490
Power Output (kw) 21
Displacement (CC) 2500
No. of Cylinders 4
Displacement (Litres) 2.5
Recommended Oil Type SAE 15W40
Oil Capacity (Litres) 6
Oil Filter Part No. JX0810D1/JX85100C
Fuel Regulation/Governor System Mechanical
Fuel Consumption (100% Load) [Litres] 6.2
Fuel Filter Part No. CX0708
Alternator Model 184E
Breakers 2P D100A 100mA
Voltage Regulation AVR
Air Filter Part No. K1317
Net Weight (kg) 786
Gross Weight (kg) 520
Dimensions L x W x H (mm) 1900 x 900 x 1120
Battery System / Starting (V – Ah) 1 x 12/60
ATS / MTS Compatible Yes
Control Panel ComAp MRS10
Model EAN 600231973571
Warranty (years) 2
Dimensions (mm): Length 1900 x Width 900 x Height 1100
Rated Power (kW/kVA): 16/16
Max Power (kW/kVA): 18/18
Controller: IL-NT MRS 10
ATS Port: Included
Battery (Ah): 12v, 120ah
Fuel Capacity (L): 77.5
Cooling Fluid Volume (L): 10
Engine Model: DG490
Power Output (hp): 21
Rotate Speed: 1500rpm
Speed Regulation: Mechanical
Oil Capacity (L): 15
Power Factor (Cosφ): 1.0
Low Oil Pressure: Yes
Block On Startup: Yes
Low Battery: Yes
High Temperature On Water: Yes
Low Oil Level: Yes
Low Running On Engine: Yes
Emergency Stop: Yes
N.G. (kg.): 710
Noise @ 1m: 92
Noise @ 7m: 65
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