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Champion 3500 Watt VS. Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel

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Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel

Reasons to buy Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel:

  • button icon It uses clean power (<3% THD) for powering your sensitive electronics.
  • button icon It is good for power backup for your home essentials
  • button icon It is super convenient and easy to use.
  • button icon It has an optional Parallel Kit
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Champion 3500 Watt

Reasons to buy Champion 3500 Watt :

  • button icon It is multi-purpose- can be used on fridges, microwave, A/C
  • button icon It is good for emergency backup power
  • button icon Has a 3 year limited factory warranty with free life time technical support from dedicated experts.
  • button icon It is reliable and powerful
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PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel

  • Gas Powered
  • ENGINE TYPE
  • Easy to Start
DESIGN:
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SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel

Reasons why we like it:

  • Gas Powered
  • ENGINE TYPE
  • Easy to Start
  • Wheel type
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COMPARISON – Champion 3500 Watt VS. Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It is a portable device

Yes

It is portable

Starting Watts

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

4375 watts

Yes

3400 watts (gasoline) _ 3060 watts (propane)

Running Stats

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

3500 watts

Yes

3100 watts (gasoline) _ 2790 watts (propane)

RV Ready

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

RV is ready

Yes

It is ready to power up your next weekend gateway

Gas Powered

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
No

Yes

Yes, but it is optional

Run Time on Full Tank

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

12 hours

Yes

14.5 hours

Recoil Start

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

Recoil start is optional

Yes

Recoil start is optional

Electric Start

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It can use an optional electric switch

Yes

Yes, but it is optional

Dual Fuel

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It runs on dual fuel- propane or gasoline which is good for backing up your essentials

Yes

It is a dual fuel machine since it is able to operate on either gasoline or propane

FUEL TYPE

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

Propane / gasoline

Yes

Propane oar Gasoline

AMPERAGE

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

30A

Yes

25.8A

VOLTAGE

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

120 volts

Yes

120 volts

FREQUENCY

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

7.5 HP

Yes

6.4 hp

ENGINE TYPE

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
No

Yes

4_stroke

ENGINE SPEED

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

3600 RMP

Yes

NA

CARB Compliant

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It is CARB complaint

Yes

It is CARB complaint

CSA Certified

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
No

No

EPA Certified

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It is certified by EPA

Yes

It is EPA certified

Cold Start Technology

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It uses cold start technology for easy start in cold weather

Yes

It uses cold start technology to ensure a quick start in cold weather

Easy to Start

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
No

Yes

Yes, it easy to start because it has got an on an and off switch when you opt to use electric start method and a pull cable for recoil start method

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

3.4 gallons

Yes

1.6 gallons

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

20 pound

Yes

20 pounds

Runtime (Gasoline)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

9 hour

Yes

7.5 hours at 25% load

Runtime (Propane)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

10.5 hour

Yes

14.5 hour at 25% load

Low Oil Shut-Off

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It shuts down after sensing low oil levels

Yes

Yes, the machine shuts off in case of low oil levels

Air Cooled

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It is air cooled since it has got A/C

Yes

It is air cooled because it is designed with air conditioners

Engine Capacity

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

224 cc

Yes

192 cc

Voltmeter

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It has a voltmeter which allows you to monitor power output at a glance

No

Noise Level (dBA)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

68 dB from 23 feet

Yes

59 dB From 23 feet

Multi-Purpose

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It is multipurpose since it is able to perform multiple tasks- used at job sites, recreation, for emergency use

Yes

It is multipurpose _ it can provide power for home use, RV or projects

Heavy Duty

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It is a heavy duty machine- can support lights, power tools, RV A/C units, sump pump

Yes

It is a heavy duty machine since it can run high voltage equipments such as lights, fridges, machines at job sites and others

Solar Generator

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
No

No

Framed for Durability

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

Yes, it is framed for durability

Yes

It is framed for durability

Starting method

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

Recoil start method

Yes

Electric switch or recoil start methods

Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It has got an open frame with handles for easy transportation

No

Outlets

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

(1)-120V 30A locking outlet,(1)-120V 30A RV outlet and (1)-120V 20A household outlet

Yes

120v 30a (tt-30r), 120v 20a duplex (5-20r), 12v dc automotive

Portable

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It is a portable machine which makes it easy for you to transport it to anywhere you want

Yes

It is a portable generator with a handle and tires which facilitate its easy transportation

Weight

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

119 lb

Yes

95.7lb

Wheel type

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
No

Yes

Solid _ fill wheels

Handle style

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It has got two handle making it easy to be carried by two people

Yes

It is foldaway easy – grip handle which makes it easy for you to move your power to anywhere you need it

Warranty

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

3 year limited factory warranty

Yes

3 year limited warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

26.3" L x 24.8" W x 22.9" H inch

Yes

25.1 x 17.3 x 18.3 inches

Included Accessories

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

Oil funnel

Yes

A battery, Propane (LPG) Hose, USB Adapter, an Oil Funnel

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

It shuts down automatically indicating low oil levels

Yes

The generator shuts down automatically indicating low oil level

Low oil shutdown

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

The generator shuts down automatically after sensing that there are low oil levels

Yes

It shuts down after sensing that there is low oil

Noise Level

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

68 dB

Yes

59 DB from 23 feet

CONCLUSION

Pros

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

• It has got a volt guard which prevents overloads and keeps your valuable equipment safe from voltage spikes. • It comes with a champion support which includes a 3-year limited warranty with free lifetime technical support from dedicated experts. • It can run on either gas or propane right out of the box with included hose which gives you a chance to choose the type of fuel you prefer to use. • It delivers up to 9 hours of power on gas and 10.5 hours on propane hence enabling your essential stay in a good condition

Yes

• It is easy to carry since it has got handles • It has economy Mode for extended engine life and better fuel economy. • It has got foldaway handle which facilitate easy storage. • It uses dual fuel (propane / gasoline) which provides you with an alternative on which fuel type to use. • it Includes a 3-year limited warranty with free lifetime technical support from dedicated experts.

Cons

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 3400 Watt Dual Fuel
Yes

• It is extremely noisy noisy during its operations hence causing noise pollution in the surrounding environment. • It is heavy and bulky making it difficult to transport. • It is associated with poor packaging hence being affected by climatic changes during transportation. • It is a potential source of electric shocks if not kept dry hence causing injury.

Yes

• In case of over leaving it to sit without using it, the battery might wear down. • It is a potential source of electric shocks in case it is not kept dry. • This model does not have a remote start.

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