Written on: 15/11/2013 by Sparky244 (1 review written)
The generator seems pretty robust and comes in a handy 'suitcase' style. The most immediate problem is the difficulty in starting the engine! However, after many starts you soon get the hang of it. Easy to maintain and set up, with a good output rating of 2.6KW and upto 2.8kw for 30 mins MAX (Yes dont get tricked into thinking its a 3KW generator (read the small print!)). The major downfall with this unit is its Pure Sine Wave output. After around 30 hour usage over 2 years the output... (read more)
Written on: 14/03/2011 by PeteGolfer (11 reviews written)
We live at the end of electricity spur line. So when there's a problem we're the last to be reconnected. We've had 'outages' about twice a year for several years but last year it was much worse (5 times). So I decided on a backup generator which was big enough to light and heat the house, run the TV etc, had a big enough tank to last ovdernight if necessary and quiet enough to not be annoying.
Having bought an electricity usage monitor I decided I needed a minimum of 2500 watts. The choice... (read more)