CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator VS. DuroStar DS4000S

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8.4
Runners Up:

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator

Reasons to buy DS4000S Portable Gas Generator:

  • button icon Powerful durostar engine
  • button icon Powering everyone anywhere.
  • button icon Power panel
  • button icon Plenty of power
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DuroStar DS4000S

Reasons to buy DuroStar DS4000S :

  • button icon Portable Generator
  • button icon Start-Camping & RV Ready
  • button icon 4,000 starting watts and 3,300 running watts
  • button icon High voltage appliances to heavy duty power tools
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

DuroStar DS4000S

  • RV Ready
DESIGN:
WINNER :

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator

  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
SAFETY:
DRAW :
CONCLUSION
DRAW :

COMPARISON – DS4000S Portable Gas Generator VS. DuroStar DS4000S

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it is a portable machine

Yes

Yes, it is a portable machine

Starting Watts

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

4,000 watts

Yes

4,000 watts

Running Stats

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

3,300 watts

Yes

3,300 watts

RV Ready

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
No

Yes

It is RV ready

Gas Powered

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it a gas powered machine since it uses gasoline

Yes

Yes, it a gas powered machine since it uses gasoline

Run Time on Full Tank

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

8 hours at 50% load

Yes

8 hours at 50% load

Recoil Start

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

the generator is recoil started

Yes

Yes, the generator is recoil started

Electric Start

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

Dual Fuel

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

FUEL TYPE

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Gasoline

Yes

Gasoline

AMPERAGE

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

27.50A

Yes

27.50A

VOLTAGE

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

120 V

Yes

120 V

FREQUENCY

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

60Hz

Yes

60Hz

HORSEPOWER

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

7 HP

Yes

7 HP

ENGINE TYPE

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

4- Stroke

Yes

4- Stroke

ENGINE SPEED

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

3600 RPM

Yes

3600 RPM

CARB Compliant

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it is CARB complaint

Yes

Yes it is CARB complaint

CSA Certified

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

EPA Certified

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it is certified by the EPA

Yes

Yes, it is certified by the EPA

Cold Start Technology

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it uses cold start technology in order to be able to perform in cold weather.

Yes

It uses cold start technology in order to be able to perform in cold weather.

Easy to Start

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it is easy to start because it has got only one start type

Yes

Yes, it is easy to start because it has got only one start type

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

3.96 Gallons

Yes

3.96 Gallons

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

12.3 hours

Yes

12.3 hours

Runtime (Propane)

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it has a low oil shut off which protects the engine

Yes

Yes, it has a low oil shut off which protects the engine

Air Cooled

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it is air cooled since it has got a forced air cooling system

Yes

Yes, it is air cooled since it has got a forced air cooling system

Engine Capacity

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

208 cc

Yes

208 cc

Voltmeter

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

Noise Level (dBA)

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

69Db-it has got two pairs of isolated motor mounts which reduce noise levels

Yes

69Db-it has got two pairs of isolated motor mounts which reduce noise levels

Multi-Purpose

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it is multi-purpose since it can serve as a household backup generator as well as a construction power source

Yes

it is multi-purpose since it can serve as a household backup generator as well as a construction power source

Heavy Duty

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it is a heavy duty machine

Yes

Yes, it is a heavy duty machine

Solar Generator

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

Framed for Durability

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it makes the generator easy to be carried by two people

Yes

Framed

Starting method

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Recoil method

Yes

Recoil method

DuroStar DS4000S

DESIGN:

Open Frame

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it has got an open frame

Yes

it has got an open frame

Outlets

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Two 120V 20A GFCI Outlet and one 120 30A Twist Lock

Yes

Two 120V 20A GFCI Outlet and one 120 30A Twist Lock

Portable

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it is a portable device

Yes

it is a portable device

Weight

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

105 LBS

Yes

105 LBS/

Wheel type

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

NA

Yes

N/A

Handle style

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

It is provided with two practical handles which enables it to be carried easily to anywhere

Yes

two practical handles which enables it to be carried easily to anywhere

Warranty

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

3 years factory warranty

Yes

3 years factory warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

24”L*17”W*17”H

No

Included Accessories

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Oil funnel, spark plug wrench, tool set and owner’s manual

Yes

Oil funnel, sparkplug wrench, tool set and owner’s manual

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

it has got an oil warning light which indicating low oil level

Yes

it has got an oil warning light which indicating low oil level

Low oil shutdown

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

the generator shuts down automatically after sensing that the oil level is low

Yes

Yes, the generator shuts down automatically after sensing that the oil level is low

Noise Level

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

69 dB

Yes

69 dB

CONCLUSION

Pros

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

This generator has got 4000 surge watts which make it good for powering large appliances or power tools. It has got a powerful 7HP engine which provides plenty of power to handle many jobs from powering high voltage appliances to heavy duty power tools. It has got motor stabilizers which lowers the noise level for a substantial amount. It has is designed with in built voltmeter which is a great addition for people with sensitive devices. It has a super quiet muffle which reduces engine noise. It has full power panel with oil warning light, voltmeter, circuit breaker and power outlets.

Yes

• This generator has got 4000 surge watts which make it good for powering large appliances or power tools. • It has got a powerful 7HP engine which provides plenty of power to handle many jobs from powering high voltage appliances to heavy duty power tools. • It has got motor stabilizerswhich lowers the noise level for a substantial amount. • It has is designed with in built voltmeter which is a great addition for people with sensitive devices. • It has a super quiet muffle which reduces engine noise. • It has full power panel with oil warning light, voltmeter, circuit breaker and power outlets.

Cons

DS4000S Portable Gas Generator
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

The generator has no RV ready outlet meaning that a manual connection must be made. It is a heavy machine since it weighs 102 pounds hence making it not easy to be relocated. Recoil starting is time consuming which delays work.

Yes

• The generator has no RV ready outlet meaning that a manual connection must be made. • It is a heavy machine since it weighs 102 pounds hence making it not easy to be relocated. • Recoil starting is time consuming which delays work.

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