CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Firman P03608 VS. Firman P03601

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Winner:

Firman P03601

Reasons to buy Firman P03601:

  • button icon A strong and compact tubular roll cage frame design
  • button icon Reliable recoil start ability
  • button icon A 5 gallon fuel tank integrated with a fuel gauge
  • button icon Provides a long 14 hours run time on 50% load
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Runners Up:

Firman P03608

Reasons to buy Firman P03608 :

  • button icon Powered by both gasoline and propane
  • button icon Runs for 10 hours 0n a 1.8 gallon tank
  • button icon Multi feature control panel with covered outlets
  • button icon 58 db quiet whisper hybrid series
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Firman P03601

  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • CSA Certified
  • EPA Certified
DESIGN:
WINNER :

Firman P03608

  • Wheel type
  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
SAFETY:
DRAW :
CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Firman P03601

Reasons why we like it:

  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • CSA Certified
  • EPA Certified
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COMPARISON – Firman P03608 VS. Firman P03601

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

It is a portable generator with a lightweight build

Yes

Portable when the need to move is required

Starting Watts

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

3300 Starting Watts

Yes

4550 starting watts

Running Stats

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

3000 Running Watts

Yes

3550 running watts

RV Ready

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

RV ready using its multi feature control panel with covered outlets

Yes

Generator contains a 1 TT 30 R outlet and a multi feature control panel - RV ready

Gas Powered

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Is only powered by gas

Run Time on Full Tank

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Runs for 10 hours on 50% load

Yes

Delivers a 14 hour runtime

Recoil Start

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Recoil start

Yes

Can recoil start

Electric Start

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
No

No

Dual Fuel

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
No

No

FUEL TYPE

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Uses both gasoline or propane

Yes

Gas

AMPERAGE

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

30 Amperage

Yes

30 Amps

VOLTAGE

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

120 Volts

Yes

120 V

FREQUENCY

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
No

Yes

N/A

ENGINE TYPE

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

171 cc

Yes

208 cc

ENGINE SPEED

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
No

Yes

N/A

CARB Compliant

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

CARB Complaint

Yes

Complaint with CARB

CSA Certified

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
No

Yes

N/A

EPA Certified

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
No

Yes

Certified by EPA

Cold Start Technology

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
No

No

Easy to Start

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Just simply pull start to begin generator

Yes

Easy to start through using the usual recoil method. Takes a few seconds to start

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

1.8 gallon fuel tank capacity

Yes

5 gallon fuel tank capacity with an inbuilt tank gauge

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

10 hours of runtime on a 1/2 load of gasoline

Yes

Spend up to 14 hours on a 1/2 load

Runtime (Propane)

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

10 hours of nonstop power supply

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Powers down instantly on low oil alert

Yes

It has an automatic low oil shutdown (LOS) protection system. Shuts down when low oil is remaining

Air Cooled

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Engine air cools using through the Phoenix Fat Head Block

Yes

Phoenix fat head block helps the engine to become air cooled

Engine Capacity

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Max Pro Series 171 cc engine

Yes

Max Pro Series 208 cc Firman Engine

Voltmeter

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

Noise Level (dBA)

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

58 decibels

Yes

68 dBA

Multi-Purpose

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

It is multipurpose – great during camping, tailgating, work sites and homes

Yes

Can be used in different places – camps, tailgating, job sites and homes

Heavy Duty

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Effortlessly powers different kinds of appliance and lighting needs – Heavy duty

Yes

Easily handles heavy duty tasks. powers up appliances and provides heavy duty lighting

Solar Generator

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
No

No

Framed for Durability

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Framed for durability using heavy duty vinyl – guards’ generator from snow, rain, scratches, dust storms and other elements outdoors.

Yes

Features a compact roll cage frame design. It is very durable and compact

Starting method

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Recoil starting method

Yes

No complicated steps during startup. Also has a engine off and on switch

Firman P03601

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Generator contains a open frame design

Yes

This generator has an open frame design s

Outlets

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

(2) 5-20R 20A-120V, (1) DC Outlet 12V8.3A, (1) TT-30R 30A-120V and (1) USB 5VDV

Yes

Outlets includes 1 TT 30 R (RV Ready), 1 L 530 R, 2 120 V Standard (5-20 Duplex)

Portable

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Portable through the wheels, handle and low weight

Yes

You can easily move it to another location

Weight

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

110 pounds

Yes

110 lbs

Wheel type

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Features a 5.5 inch heavy duty wheels. Easily maneuvers across different surfaces

No

Handle style

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Folding handle style

Yes

N/A

Warranty

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

3 year warranty

Yes

3 years

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

30 x 22.8 x 22 inches

No

Included Accessories

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

12V battery cable, oil bottle, a volt lock automatic voltage regulator, tool kit and funnel

Yes

Bottle of engine oil, Volt lock automatic voltage regulator, oil funnel and SP wrench – 2 x open wrench 10 × 12

Firman P03608

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Alerts user when the oil in the fuel tank is low

Yes

Engine will power off automatically to signal low oil

Low oil shutdown

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

Automatically switches off once more oil has not been added in fuel tank

Yes

Shuts down on its own when fuel tank is low

Noise Level

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

58 decibels noise level with a whisper hybrid dual fuel series

Yes

68 decibels - quiet with a whisper Series muffler

CONCLUSION

Pros

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

- It features up to 3300 starting watts and 3000 running watts - It runs relatively quiet with its whisper serried muffler and 58 decibels - Portable with a briefcase weight of less than 110 pounds - Runs on both gasoline and propane making it flexible - Built with a 1.8 fuel tank capacity - This generator contains an automatic low oil and overload shutdown protection - Features a 171 cc with a cast iron sleeve - Is able to provide up to 30 Amps of dependable power - Has a long run time of about 10 hours on a 1/2 fuel load - Generator is both EPA certified and is CARB complaint - Its multi featured control panel is placed suitably with a unique outlet cover to guard from dust, dirt and debris - Attached with a 3 year warranty period - Heavy duty generator avails power to light up indoors and outdoors and keep your family connected during power blackout - Accessories include Bottle of engine oil, Volt lock automatic voltage regulator, oil funnel and SP wrench. - Features a volt lock automatic voltage regulator that produces a clean and steady power output from stream alternator - Outlets includes (2) 5-20R 20A-120V, (1) DC Outlet 12V8.3A, (1) TT-30R 30A-120V and (1) USB 5VDV - It comes with a Less than 3% Low THD-Clean power - This model is compact with smaller storage dimensions of 30 x 22.8 x 22 inches - Comes with an easy recoil start method

Yes

- Built with a 4 in one data minder that measures hertz, volts, hours and indicates low oil - Can be air cooled through the Phoenix fat head block - Has a long run time of about 24 hours on a 50% fuel load - Generator has a Volt Lock automatic voltage regulator that creates a clean and dependable power output from stream alternator - It has been framed with a tubular roll cage that lasts for years - Outlets includes 1 TT 30 R (RV Ready), 1 L 530 R, 2 120 V Standard (5-20 Duplex) - Uses gasoline which is easy to get - It features up to 4550 starting watts and 3650 running watts - Generator runs relatively quiet with its whisper serried muffler and 68 decibels only - Built with a large 5 fuel tank capacity with inbuilt tank gauge - This generator contains an automatic low oil shutdown (LOS) protection - Its multi featured control panel is located conveniently with a unique outlet cover to guard from dust, dirt and debris - Attached with a 3 year warranty - Bottle of engine oil, Volt lock automatic voltage regulator, oil funnel and SP wrench – 2 x open wrench 10 × 12 of included accessories - Certified by EPA and CARB complaint - Portable with low weight of 110 lbs only - Provides reliable 30 Amps

Cons

Firman P03608
Firman P03601
Yes

- This generator doesn’t contain an electric start - Cannot be operated using solar - Generator has not been framed using a metallic or iron roll cage - A cold start technology is not included on the generator

Yes

- It is not built with wheels that ease transportation - Not a solar generator - Cannot operate using propane - This generator is not built with simple electric start ability

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