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Champion 3800 watts VS. Briggs and Stratton 30743

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Winner:

Champion 3800 watts

Reasons to buy Champion 3800 watts:

  • button icon Air Cooled
  • button icon Cast Iron Sleeve for Durability
  • button icon Electric and Recoil Start
  • button icon Low Oil Shut-Off
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Briggs and Stratton 30743

Reasons to buy Briggs and Stratton 30743 :

  • button icon Built with a multi featured control panel
  • button icon Simple recoil starting system
  • button icon Up to 7185 of starting watts and 5750 watts of running watts
  • button icon Lasting operation with 8 hours of run time on a 50% load
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PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Champion 3800 watts

  • Electric Start
  • Dual Fuel
  • CARB Compliant
  • EPA Certified
  • Cold Start Technology
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Air Cooled
  • Noise Level (dBA)
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Champion 3800 watts

Reasons why we like it:

  • Electric Start
  • Dual Fuel
  • CARB Compliant
  • EPA Certified
  • Cold Start Technology
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Air Cooled
  • Noise Level (dBA)
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COMPARISON – Champion 3800 watts VS. Briggs and Stratton 30743

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

Yes, it is a portable generator

Yes

Yes this generator is portable – wheels and handles enhance its portability from place to place

Starting Watts

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

4750 watts (gasoline) – 4275 watts (propane)

Yes

7185 watts – powerful wattage

Running Stats

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

3800 watts (gasoline) – 3420 watts (propane)

Yes

5750 watts – can run large motor driven appliances and tools at ago

RV Ready

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It is ready

Yes

Has 10 a fold up handle and 10 inch never go flat wheels – RV ready

Gas Powered

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
No

Yes

Uses gasoline

Run Time on Full Tank

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

NA

Yes

N/A

Recoil Start

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
No

Yes

Recoil starting system

Electric Start

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It is electric started since it has got a handy toggle switch

No

Dual Fuel

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It uses dual fuel to operate-gasoline/propane

No

FUEL TYPE

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

Gasoline / propane

Yes

Gasoline

AMPERAGE

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

31.7A

Yes

Runs on 59.9/29.9 amperage

VOLTAGE

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

120 volts

Yes

AC - 120/240V 60 Hz – includes an automated voltage regulation

FREQUENCY

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

N/A

HORSEPOWER

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

NA

Yes

N/A

ENGINE TYPE

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

4 stroke

Yes

208cc OHV engine type

ENGINE SPEED

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

3600RMP

Yes

N/A

CARB Compliant

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It is CARB complaint

No

CSA Certified

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
No

No

EPA Certified

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It is certified by EPA

No

Cold Start Technology

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It uses cold start technology which optimizes the generator to start easily in cold weather.

No

Easy to Start

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It is easy to start because it has got an electric push-button

Yes

Uses a traditional pull to start mechanism – easy to start

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

3.4 gallons (12,9L)

Yes

Large 7.5 gallons – metallic tank capacity. Provides long hours of run time

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

20 lb

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

9 at ½ load (h)

Yes

Spends 8 hours at 1/2 load – enough lighting and connection during power shortage

Runtime (Propane)

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

10.5 at ½ load (h)

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It shuts off if it senses that the oil level is low

Yes

It is built with low oil shut down. Includes built in fuel gauge and circuit breaker

Air Cooled

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

Yes, it is air cooled

No

Engine Capacity

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

224 cc

Yes

389 cc OHV – powerful engine capacity

Voltmeter

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
No

Yes

AC: 120/240V 60 Hz

Noise Level (dBA)

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

68 Dba from 23feets

No

Multi-Purpose

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It is multi-purpose since it can be used to run many items at ago – lights, fridges, sump pump, fan, TV and others

Yes

Generator is multipurpose – can cool foods, light the house and others connect devices

Heavy Duty

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It is a heavy duty machine – cab be used to run high voltage equipments

Yes

Can perform heavy duties – provides lighting to homes, offices, camps and tailgating

Solar Generator

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
No

No

Framed for Durability

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

Yes, it is framed for durability

Yes

Yes, it has been bonded to frame for durability

Starting method

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

Electric / recoil start method

Yes

Recoil start

Champion 3800 watts

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It has an open frame

Yes

Created as an open frame

Outlets

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

(One)- 120V 30A RV outlet (TT-30R), (one) 120V 30A locking outlet (L5-30R) and (two) 120V 20A household outlets (5-20R)

Yes

Features 4 household GFCI 120 V outlets and 1 120/240 V. Use the 30 A locking outlet for any portable needs. Rubber outlet covers guard against elements

Portable

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It is portable since it has got foldable handles with never - flat tires which eases its transportation

Yes

Easy to shift to a different location

Weight

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

122 pound

Yes

125.6 pounds

Wheel type

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

Solid – fill wheel type

Yes

Solid never go flat wheels. Easily maneuvers over multiple surfaces

Handle style

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It has got foldable handles and never – flat tires which enables you to transport it to anywhere you need it

Yes

Fold up handle style. helps in traveling and storage

Warranty

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

3 years limited factory warranty

Yes

2 years – effective on purchase

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

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

Yes

25.53 x 21.12 x 21.43 inches

Included Accessories

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

Oil Funnel, Wheel Kit, Engine Oil, Battery and Propane (LPG) Hose

Yes

Rubber outlet covers and oil

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

It shuts down indicating low oil levels

Yes

Shuts down when oil level is low

Low oil shutdown

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

The machine shuts down automatically after sensing that the oil levels are low in order to protect engine

Yes

Low oil and overload protection. Turns off generator on low oil and overload

Noise Level

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

68 dBA from 23 feet

Yes

N/A

CONCLUSION

Pros

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

• It has champion support which includes a 3-year limited warranty which comes with free lifetime technical support from dedicated experts. • it has trust Volt Guard built-in surge protector to prevent overloads. • It has got a safety fuel selector which enables you to select the type of fuel you want to you for that time. • It comes with a battery for easy touch start • Has plenty of outlet

Yes

- Built with a circuit breaker for protection - Will spend up to 11.5 hours on a 1/2 load - 10 inches never go flat wheels - Created with an open frame - An instant built in overload protection - Handles Fold once placed on the ground - An automatic oil shut off function - Comes with a spark arrestor – suitable for use in forested areas - Makes use of 7185 watts and 5750 watts for start and running - Includes an automated voltage regulation - High quality metallic fuel tank – 7.5 gallons of fuel - Up to 2 years of warranty - Compact size for simple storage - 29 x 26 x 29 inches - Portable to transport to different location - Has a power surge alternator for large motor driven appliances - Delivers a 120240 Voltage run using gasoline - Easily connects to breaker boxes in homes - Comes with data center on control panel - Rubber outlet covers – protects against elements - Keeps your food cold, lights on and family connected during power blackout - No loud noises during run time - Affordable to purchase and maintain - Comes with easy owner’s manual - Has 4 GFCI 120V household outlets, one 120/240V and 30A locking outlet

Cons

Champion 3800 watts
Briggs and Stratton 30743
Yes

• It is very loud during its operations hence causing noise pollution to the people in the surrounding environment. • It is a potential source of electric shocks if not kept dry.

Yes

- Does not have an electric start option - Not complaint to EPA and CARB - Cannot be run using solar - No dual fuel option – doesn’t use propane - Engine cannot be air cooled - Only one color option – black - Heavy to lift in high surfaces like cars and stairs

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