CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

DuroMax XP10000EH VS. DuroStar DS4000S

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8.8
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:

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 :

DuroMax XP10000EH

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

Reasons why we like it:

  • Electric Start
  • Dual Fuel
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
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COMPARISON – DuroMax XP10000EH VS. DuroStar DS4000S

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Yes it’s a portable generator

Yes

Yes, it is a portable machine

Starting Watts

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

10,000 watts

Yes

4,000 watts

Running Stats

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

8,000 watts

Yes

3,300 watts

RV Ready

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

RV Ready

Yes

It is RV ready

Gas Powered

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Yes, its powered by gas or propane

Yes

Yes, it a gas powered machine since it uses gasoline

Run Time on Full Tank

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
No

Yes

8 hours at 50% load

Recoil Start

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Yes, it can be recoil started

Yes

Yes, the generator is recoil started

Electric Start

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

can be electric started

No

Dual Fuel

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

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

No

FUEL TYPE

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Gasoline / Propane

Yes

Gasoline

AMPERAGE

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

66.5A / 33.3A

Yes

27.50A

VOLTAGE

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

120V / 240VAC & 12VDC

Yes

120 V

FREQUENCY

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

60Hz

Yes

60Hz

HORSEPOWER

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

18HP

Yes

7 HP

ENGINE TYPE

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

4-Cycle Air-Cooled Spark-Ignition

Yes

4- Stroke

ENGINE SPEED

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

3600 RPM

Yes

3600 RPM

CARB Compliant

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

The generator is CARB complaint

Yes

Yes it is CARB complaint

CSA Certified

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

EPA Certified

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Yes, its EPA certified

Yes

Yes, it is certified by the EPA

Cold Start Technology

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
No

Yes

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

Easy to Start

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

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

Yes

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

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

8.3 Gallons

Yes

3.96 Gallons

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

40 LBS

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

10.4 hours

Yes

12.3 hours

Runtime (Propane)

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

8.6 hours

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
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

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

Air Cooled

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

the generator is air cooled

Yes

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

Engine Capacity

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

440cc

Yes

208 cc

Voltmeter

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

Noise Level (dBA)

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

72dB

Yes

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

Multi-Purpose

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Its designed to handle multiple jobs

Yes

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

Heavy Duty

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

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

Yes

Yes, it is a heavy duty machine

Solar Generator

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

Framed for Durability

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

framed

Yes

Framed

Starting method

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Electric / Recoil

Yes

Recoil method

DuroMax XP10000EH

DESIGN:

Open Frame

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Yes, the generator has an open frame

Yes

it has got an open frame

Outlets

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
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

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

Portable

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

It can be easily transported to anywhere

Yes

it is a portable device

Weight

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

232LBS

Yes

105 LBS/

Wheel type

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Solid-fill wheels

Yes

N/A

Handle style

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

Foldable handle_makes it easy to be transported

Yes

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

Warranty

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

3-years

Yes

3 years factory warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
No

No

Included Accessories

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

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

Yes

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

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

the generator automatically shut-off showing low oil level

Yes

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

Low oil shutdown

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

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

Yes

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

Noise Level

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
Yes

72dB

Yes

69 dB

CONCLUSION

Pros

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
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

• 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

DuroMax XP10000EH
DuroStar DS4000S
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

• 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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