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Brief description of generator installation considerations

July 27, 2022
   Diesel generator sets should be installed and coupled before use. Changsha diesel generator rental company diesel generator set installation, should pay attention to the following matters.
  The installation site should be well ventilated, the generator end should have sufficient air inlet, the diesel engine end should have a good air outlet. The air outlet area should be greater than the tank area of more than 1.5 times. The installation site should be kept clean around, to avoid placing in the vicinity of acid, alkaline and other corrosive gases and steam items. The conditions should be equipped with fire extinguishing devices. If used indoors, the smoke exhaust pipe must be passed to the outdoors, the diameter of the pipe must be ≥ the diameter of the silencer pipe, the elbow of the pipe should not exceed 3, to ensure smooth smoke exhaust, and the pipe should be tilted down 510 degrees, to avoid rainwater injection; if the exhaust pipe is installed vertically upward, it must be installed with a rain cover.
  When the foundation is made of concrete, the level should be measured with a leveling tape during installation, so that the unit is fixed on a horizontal foundation. There should be special anti-vibration pad or foot bolt between the unit and the foundation. The unit shell must have a reliable protective grounding, the need to have a neutral point directly grounded generator, the neutral point must be grounded by professionals, and equipped with lightning protection devices, it is strictly prohibited to use the utility grounding device for direct neutral grounding. The two-way switch between the generator and the utility must be very reliable to prevent reverse power feed. Two-way switch wiring reliability needs to be approved by the local power supply department inspection. Changsha diesel generator rental company starter battery wiring must be solid.