CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

DuroMax XP10000EH VS. Briggs and Stratton PRO5000

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Winner:

DuroMax XP10000EH

Reasons to buy DuroMax XP10000EH:

  • button icon Has a low oil shutoff
  • button icon Has plenty of power_10,000starting watts and 8,000 running watts.
  • button icon Has a powerful 18HP engine
  • button icon It complies with emissions standards
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Runners Up:

Briggs and Stratton PRO5000

Reasons to buy Briggs and Stratton PRO5000 :

  • button icon Up to 13 hours of run time on ½ load
  • button icon Engine can produce 10 foot pounds of torque
  • button icon Uses an hour meter to monitor gas levels
  • button icon Has a 25% more power surge alternator
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

DuroMax XP10000EH

  • Dual Fuel
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
DESIGN:
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SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
DuroMax XP10000EH

Reasons why we like it:

  • Dual Fuel
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
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COMPARISON – DuroMax XP10000EH VS. Briggs and Stratton PRO5000

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Yes it’s a portable generator

Yes

4 wheels for portability during movement

Starting Watts

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

10,000 watts

Yes

6250 of starting watts

Running Stats

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

8,000 watts

Yes

5000 running watts

RV Ready

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

RV Ready

Yes

Built with 4 wheels and multiple outlets – this generator is RV ready

Gas Powered

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Yes, its powered by gas or propane

Yes

Gas powered

Run Time on Full Tank

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
No

Yes

Runs 13 hours on 1/2 load – ideal for long hour use

Recoil Start

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Yes, it can be recoil started

Yes

recoil starts

Electric Start

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

can be electric started

Yes

is fast and user friendly

Dual Fuel

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Yes, (Gasoline & Propane) this gives you freedom and flexibility to fuel choice

No

FUEL TYPE

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Gasoline / Propane

Yes

Uses gasoline

AMPERAGE

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

66.5A / 33.3A

Yes

21 Amps

VOLTAGE

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

120V / 240VAC & 12VDC

Yes

120/240 on a single phase

FREQUENCY

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

60Hz

Yes

60 Hertz

HORSEPOWER

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

18HP

Yes

N/A

ENGINE TYPE

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

4-Cycle Air-Cooled Spark-Ignition

Yes

Vanguard OHV 305cc Engine

ENGINE SPEED

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

3600 RPM

Yes

3600 RPM

CARB Compliant

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

The generator is CARB complaint

Yes

N/A

CSA Certified

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
No

Yes

Rated according to CSA standards

EPA Certified

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Yes, its EPA certified

Yes

N/A

Cold Start Technology

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
No

No

Easy to Start

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

It’s easy to start_ you can either electric start it or recoil start it

Yes

Yes it is easy to start – uses a one touch starting method. Also has a recoil backup to start

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

8.3 Gallons

Yes

7 gallons of fuel

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

40 LBS

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

10.4 hours

Yes

Takes 13 hours of nonstop runtime on a 1/2 load

Runtime (Propane)

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

8.6 hours

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

it has a low oil shut-off that protects your generator by automatically shutting it off when it senses that the oil is low

Yes

Contains low oil shut off – once the hour meter indicates little time remaining generator automatically shuts down.

Air Cooled

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

the generator is air cooled

Yes

N/A

Engine Capacity

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

440cc

Yes

305 cc – can produce up to 10 foot pounds of torque

Voltmeter

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
No

No

Noise Level (dBA)

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

72dB

Yes

N/A

Multi-Purpose

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Its designed to handle multiple jobs

Yes

Perfect for multi-purpose. For camps, tailgating, homes and sites

Heavy Duty

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

it has a powerful engine which provides plenty of power to handle heavy duty power tools

Yes

Features a power surge alternator – able to operate many large appliances at a go

Solar Generator

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
No

No

Framed for Durability

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

framed

Yes

Generator has been framed for durability

Starting method

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Electric / Recoil

Yes

Both electric and recoil starting method

DuroMax XP10000EH

DESIGN:

Open Frame

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Yes, the generator has an open frame

Yes

Yes it is built with an open frame

Outlets

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

(Two)120V 20A GFCI Outlet, (One)120V 30A Twist Lock, (One)120/240V 30A Twist Lock & (One)120/240V 50A Heavy Duty Outlet.

Yes

(2) 120-volt 20-amp outlets, (1) 120-volt 30-amp locking outlet, (1) 120/240-volt 30-amp locking outlet, (1) 12-Volt 10-amp DC outlet

Portable

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

It can be easily transported to anywhere

Yes

Requires minimal effort to be moved to various locations

Weight

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

232LBS

Yes

200 pounds

Wheel type

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Solid-fill wheels

Yes

Up to 4 large Never Flat Wheels .Ease transportation on both sides. Have locking brakes

Handle style

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Foldable handle_makes it easy to be transported

Yes

Drop down handle style – remains down when not in use

Warranty

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

3-years

Yes

Lasts 2 years from purchase

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
No

No

Included Accessories

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

Wheel & Handle Kit, DC Charging Cables, Oil Funnel, Spark Plug Wrench and Owner's Manual.

Yes

Comes with an internal trickle and float charger Internal

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

the generator automatically shut-off showing low oil level

Yes

Hour meter – checks the gas level and turns off on low oil

Low oil shutdown

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

the generator shut-down in case the oil level has lowered

Yes

Generator shuts down when oil is low in fuel tank

Noise Level

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

72dB

Yes

Super Lo – tone – minimizes the noise and lessens the vibration power produced

CONCLUSION

Pros

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

• It’s a portable generator making it easy to be transported. • It can run on gasoline or propane which gives you an alternative choice during emergencies i.e. when gasoline is scarce. • This generator is covered by a 3-year factory warranty. • It has an electric start which makes it very convenient and easy to use. • It allows the user to get maximum power from each of the 120-Volt receptacles and to choose between operating at both 120-Volt and 240-Volt simultaneously or at 120-Volt only with full power. • Its quiet muffler reduces engine noise. • The generator has endless uses, from home standby power and job sites to a weekend with the RV ready

Yes

- Can provide a clean and instant power for appliances and multiple electronics during power shortage - Attached with a 2 year warranty to guard against defects and workmanship - Has a 305 cc powerful engine that easily handles tough jobs - Features a full GFCI protection that works as circuit breakers for the engine - Low oil automatic shut down can extend the battery life - Delivers a total of 13 hours after a 1/2 load - Large tank capacity of 7 gallons – reduces the refill frequency - Up to 4 never flat wheels to ease movement during transportation - Uses the quick electric restart and traditional recoil method - Created for multi-purpose operation like at sites, camps and homes - It has been built with an open frame and also framed for durability - Features a super lo tone muffler that lessens the noise and reduces on the vibration during operation - Comes with an automatic voltage regulation system that produces 25% more surge wattage to simplify start up - Uses a drop down handle to pull and it can be stored easily - Meets all the standards of CSA certification - Appropriate dimensions for storage - 34 x 27 x 26 inches - Additional accessories of internal trickle charger and a float charger

Cons

DuroMax XP10000EH
Briggs and Stratton PRO5000
Yes

• This generator is noisy during its operations _ causing noise pollution in the environment. • During operations, this generator emits a dangerous chemical which causes cancer or birth defects when inhaled. • At times, this generator requires use of manual power _ during recoil start making it tiresome to operate with. • The generator is also a potential source of electric shocks incase not kept dry.

Yes

- Does not have a cold start technology - Is not a solar generator - Wheels cannot climb over stairs or other highly raised surfaces - Doesn’t use propane to run - Not voltage meter

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