KOHLER® 20RESA

Kohler 20RESA

Kohler® 20RESA Small Business & Residential Generator


Our most popular generators for backup power provide award-winning reliability and performance. When you lose power during an outage or storm, a hard-working 14/20 kW KOHLER® generator keeps your appliances working, the heat or AC running and your security system on. Now also available in 3 phase.*

Reliable.
Every KOHLER® generator is equipped with a heavy-duty, commercial-grade engine that stands up to extreme weather.

Powerful.
In just 10 seconds, your KOHLER generator automatically restores power to a 5-ton (60,000 BTU) air conditioner, major appliances and electronics.*

Premium warranty.
We’ve got you covered with 5-year, 2,000-hour protection, and a corrosion-proof enclosure that’s built to last.

Award Winner.
KOHLER generators have received several awards, including the Most Valuable Product (MVP) Award 2010 by Building Products magazine.

*Based on generator and load size.

THE POWER YOU NEED
  • PowerBoost™ technology provides power to start large loads such as central air conditioners without dropping power to other appliances
  • Extraordinary peak motor-starting capacity: 14RESA at 35kVA at 240V and 20RESA at 40.5kVA at 240V
  • Premium power quality delivers exceptional digital voltage and frequency regulation along with low levels of harmonic distortion to protect sophisticated electronics
  • Powered by reliable KOHLER Command PRO® engine, designed and tested for tough commercial applications; with hydraulic valve lifters to eliminate need for lengthy break-in periods and expensive valve adjustments; operation speed is 3600 rpm (the standard for air-cooled generators)
  • Compatible with optional OnCue® Plus and OnCue® Plus Wireless Generator Management Systems, and Programmable Interface Module (PIM)
  • Also compatible with Load Control Module (LCM) with single-phase generators only


THE CONVENIENCES YOU EXPECT
  • RDC2 controller designed for today’s sophisticated electronics manages both the generator set and Model RXT transfer switch functions
  • Quiet, neighborhood-friendly operation with sound levels similar to a typical central air conditioner
  • Stylish corrosion-proof enclosure impact tested to -30°F
  • Runs on either natural gas or liquid propane (LPG) with simple switching between natural gas and LPG in the field

Specifications
Kohler 20RESA
Specs
Rated kW LP
20 kW
Rated kW NG
18 kW
Amps LP
83.3 amps
Amps NG
75.0 amps
Peak Motor Starting kVA @240 V
40.5 kVa
Alternator Note
All information shown is for 1 Phase 60 Hz generator with the largest alternator option available.
Displacement
999 cm3 (61 cu. in.)
Horsepower
NG 27.1 HP, LP 30.9 HP
Enclosure Material
Composite
Sound Output During Weekly Exercise
64 dB(A)
Sound Output During Full-speed Operation
69 dB(A)
Response Time
10 seconds
Warranty
Premium five-year limited warranty
Country of Origin
US
Certifications/Listings
CSA|EPA
Automatic Transfer Switch Included
No
Remote Monitoring Available
Yes
Off Grid / Utility Backup
Utility Backup
Weight
535 lbs.
Alternator Type
2-Pole, Rotating Field
Fuel Consumption on NG at 50% load?
161 cfh
Fuel Consumption on LP at 50% load?
82 cfh
Controller
RDC2 Digital Controller
Cylinder Arrangement
V-2
Dimensions
1216mm x 655mm x 733mm (48 in. x 26.2 in. x 29 in.)
Engine Manufacturer/Description
KOHLER
Engine Model
CH1000
Engine/Alternator RPM
3600
Fuel Type
Natural Gas|LPG
Frequency
60 Hz|50 Hz
Phase
Single Phase or 3 Phase
Voltage @ 60 Hz
120/240
Digital Voltage Regulation
±1.0%
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