CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

DuroStar DS5500EH VS. Firman H05751

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9.8
Winner:

Firman H05751

Reasons to buy Firman H05751:

  • button icon Dual fuel ability – gas and propane
  • button icon 74 decibels whisper series muffler
  • button icon Large 8 gallons fuel capacity
  • button icon Features 10 inch heavy duty never-flat wheels
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9.2
Runners Up:

DuroStar DS5500EH

Reasons to buy DuroStar DS5500EH :

  • button icon Has an Idle control which holds RPM at a constant level even under heavy loads which saves fuel and reduces noise.
  • button icon Has plenty of power- 5500 starting watts and 4500 running watts
  • button icon Runs on dual fuel which gives you freedom and flexibility of fuel choice.
  • button icon Has a powerful 225cc OHV engine which allows it to power up your essentials
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PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Firman H05751

  • Gas Powered
  • CSA Certified
DESIGN:
DRAW :
SAFETY:
DRAW :
CONCLUSION
WINNER :

Firman H05751

  • Cons
Comparison Winner
Firman H05751

Reasons why we like it:

  • Gas Powered
  • CSA Certified
  • Cons
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COMPARISON – DuroStar DS5500EH VS. Firman H05751

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is a portable device

Yes

Is portable to move both indoors and outdoors

Starting Watts

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

5500 watts

Yes

7100 starting Watts for gas and 7125 watts for propane

Running Stats

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

4500 watts

Yes

5700 running watts for both gas and propane

RV Ready

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

Ready

Yes

RV ready through multi feature control panel and covered outlets

Gas Powered

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
No

Yes

Gas powered

Run Time on Full Tank

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

NA

Yes

Spends up to 25 hours on a full load

Recoil Start

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

Recoil start is optional

Yes

Recoil starts

Electric Start

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

Electric start is optional

Yes

Able to electric start

Dual Fuel

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is designed to use propane / gasoline

Yes

Runs using either gas or propane

FUEL TYPE

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

Propane / gasoline

Yes

Dual fuel type that runs on gasoline and propane

AMPERAGE

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

36.6A / 18.8A

Yes

20 Amps and 30 Amps

VOLTAGE

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

120 volts

Yes

120/240 voltage

FREQUENCY

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

60 HZ

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

7.5HP

Yes

N/A

ENGINE TYPE

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

4-Cycle air-cooled spark-ignition

Yes

439 cc dual fuel engine

ENGINE SPEED

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

3600 RPM

Yes

N/A

CARB Compliant

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is CARB Complaint

Yes

Generator is CARB complaint

CSA Certified

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
No

Yes

N/A

EPA Certified

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is EPA Certified

Yes

Completely EPA certified

Cold Start Technology

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is designed with cold start technology for quick start in cold weather

Yes

N/A

Easy to Start

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is easy to start since it has an optional electric key and an optional recoil start key

Yes

Beginning is as simple as a push of a button. No complicated start up steps

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

4 gallons

Yes

8 gallon tank capacity – can supply up to 14 hours

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

20 lb

Yes

N/A

Runtime (Gasoline)

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

8 hours

Yes

Takes a total of 14 hours of run time at a 1/2 load

Runtime (Propane)

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

8 hours at ½ load on 20 lb. tank

Yes

N/A

Low Oil Shut-Off

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is designed with a low oil shut off sensor to protect the engine from being damaged

Yes

Generator is able to shut down immediately once oil is low in fuel tank

Air Cooled

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is air cooled

Yes

Air cools and operates efficiently

Engine Capacity

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

224cc

Yes

439 cc

Voltmeter

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

Available

Yes

N/A

Noise Level (dBA)

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

69 dba

Yes

74 decibels only

Multi-Purpose

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is multi-purpose since it can run multiple power tools at once

Yes

Multi-purpose – ideal for camping, work site, emergency power and any other outdoors event

Heavy Duty

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It a heavy duty equipment since it is able to run high voltage equipments at any time you need

Yes

Heavy duty generator – lights up heavy powered objects and keeps your tools connected during power outage

Solar Generator

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
No

No

Framed for Durability

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is framed for durability

Yes

A compact tubular roll cage frame. Built to last for many years

Starting method

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

Electric / recoil method

Yes

Simple button push starting method

Firman H05751

DESIGN:

Open Frame

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It has a frame

Yes

Built with an open frame style

Outlets

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

(1)120/240V 30A Twist Lock and (2)120V 20A GFCI Outlet

Yes

1 L14-30R twist lock 30A-120/240 VAC, 1 L5-30R 30A-120 VAC and 2 5-20R 120V 20A duplex GFCI type

Portable

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It is portable since it is easily transported

Yes

Effortless to transport through the 10 inch wheels and folding wheels

Weight

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

130 lbs

Yes

212 lbs

Wheel type

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

Solid- fill wheels

Yes

Contains a 10 inch heavy duty fever Flat wheels to ease transportation

Handle style

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

Has a Wheel kit w/ front handle for easy transporting

Yes

U shaped High pull folding handle style. is padded with an comfort grip

Warranty

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

3 year limited factory warranty

Yes

3 years warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

36.00 x 24.00 x 24.00 Inches

Yes

32.1 inch x 22.2 inch x 24.4 inch

Included Accessories

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

8" Pneumatic Knobby Style Solid Fill Tires, Flip-Up Stow Away Handles, Generator Tool Kit and the Owner's Manual

Yes

Oil, owner’s manual, funnel, spark plug wrench, 5.5 ft LPG regulator hose and two wrenches

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It automatically shuts off indicating low oil

Yes

Features a low oil indicator – will turn generator off after indicating low oil

Low oil shutdown

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

It shuts down when it senses that the oil is low to protect the engine

Yes

Shuts down instantly on low oil

Noise Level

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

69 dba

Yes

A quiet 74 decibels through its whisper series muffler that keeps the H05751 running at

CONCLUSION

Pros

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
Yes

• It is designed to run on propane / gasoline for maximum convenience • It uses propane which can be stored for many years • Has a super quite muffler which reduces noise during operations • The generator sits on a frame with four-point isolated motor mounts which enables smooth operation. • Has flexible line that allows easy connecting to all tanks of different sizes.

Yes

- Features a 4 in 1 data minder that measures volts, hours, hertz and a low oil indicator - Powerful watts of 7100 starting Watts and 5700 running watts for gas - 7125 starting watts and 5700 running watts for propane - Contains a 439 cc firman max pro series that will run cool and efficient - Multi-purpose generator that is suitable for camping, work site, emergency power and any other outdoors event - A folding handle and 10 inch wheels - Heavy duty generator that can light up heavy powered objects and keep your tools connected during power shortage - Its multi featured control panel and covered outlets makes it RV ready - Box contains all you need such as oil, owner’s manual, funnel, spark plug wrench, 5.5 ft LPG regulator hose and two wrenches - Runs on gasoline or propane fuel to provide you with flexibility during an emergency or while out on the road - Outlets include;1 L14-30R twist lock 30A-120/240 VAC, 1 L5-30R 30A-120 VAC and 2 5-20R 120V 20A duplex GFCI type - Able to run for long 14 hours on just a 1/2 load - Portable during transportation to other places - Warranty period runs for 3 years - Is EPA certified and CARB complaint - Recoil/electric start

Cons

DuroStar DS5500EH
Firman H05751
No

Yes

- It’s not a solar generator - It makes some low sound while running

Firman H05751

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