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Portable Generators Review
REVIEWS AND COMPARISONS
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10
$2,499.00
$1,389.99
$729.00
$565.00
$699.00
$649.00
$717.99
$899.10
$699.00
$974.99
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Ratings
Overall Rating
Power & Fuel Performance
Safety Features
Control Panel Features
Help & Support
9.83
9.57
9.23
8.95
8.50
8.32
8.13
8.00
7.57
6.95
10.00
9.38
9.38
9.38
8.13
8.75
6.88
8.13
7.50
7.50
10.00
10.00
9.50
9.38
9.38
8.13
9.38
9.38
7.50
8.13
9.38
9.38
9.38
6.88
7.50
6.88
9.38
5.63
7.50
6.88
9.38
9.38
7.50
10.00
9.38
10.00
6.88
8.13
8.13
1.25
Power Ratings
Rated Watts
5,000
4,500
6,000
5,500
5,500
5,000
5,000
5,500
5,500
5,000
Surge Watts
7,000
5,500
7,500
6,750
6,500
6,250
5,500
6,875
6,875
6,000
Power & Fuel Performance
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Dual Fuel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Propane
Gasoline
Gasoline
Surge Wattage Increase
2,000
1,000
1,500
1,250
1,000
1,250
500
1,375
1,375
1,000
Fuel Efficiency (gallons per hour)
.55
.57
.69
.47
.59
.5
.59
1.02
.64
.6
Running Time (hours)
11.2
12
9
14
11
10
11
7*
9.1
11
Fuel Capacity (gallons)
6.2
6.9
6.2
6.6
6.5
5
6.5
7.14*
5.8
6.6
Engine Displacement (cc)
389
358
389
357
338
342
389
389
389
291
Automatic Idle
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Safety Features
Ground-Fault Circuit Interruption
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Low Oil Shutdown
 
Spark Arrestor
 
 
Never-Flat Tires
Automatic Voltage Regulator
Ground Terminal or Neutral Bonded
Outlet Circuit Breakers
Operating Noise (dB)
72
74.1
80
71
72
Not Available
74
71
Not Available
76
Weight (lb)
232
212
135
168
185
178
187.2
184
202
189
Control Panel Features
Household Outlets (120 volt AC)
4
4
5
4
2
4
4
4
4
2
Industrial Locking Outlets (120/240 volt AC)
2
2
1
1
2
1
1
1
1
2
Car Charger Outlets (12 volt DC)
1
 
1
 
1
 
1
 
 
1
Electric Ignition
 
 
 
 
 
Fuel Gauge
 
 
 
Voltage Selector Switch
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Voltage and Hours Meter
 
 
Help & Support
Warranty
3 Years
3 Years
1 Year
3 Years
2 Years
3 Years
2 Years
2 Years
3 Years
1 Year
Phone Support
 
Email Support
 
 
Service Center Network
 
Videos
 
 
 
 
 
Maintenance Tutorials
 
 
 
 
 
Manuals
 
 
FAQs