CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Firman P03609 VS. Firman P03608

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Winner:

Firman P03609

Reasons to buy Firman P03609:

  • button icon Portable generator
  • button icon A rubberized Thresher handle for simple recoil start
  • button icon An automatic low oil protection shutdown
  • button icon 5 gallon tank capacity running for 14 hours
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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 P03609

  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • EPA Certified
DESIGN:
DRAW :
SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Firman P03609

Reasons why we like it:

  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • EPA Certified
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COMPARISON – Firman P03609 VS. Firman P03608

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Yes, this generator is portable

Yes

It is a portable generator with a lightweight build

Starting Watts

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

4550 starting Watts

Yes

3300 Starting Watts

Running Stats

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

3650 running watts

Yes

3000 Running Watts

RV Ready

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Camo print, plugs and tubular role cage - RV ready

Yes

RV ready using its multi feature control panel with covered outlets

Gas Powered

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

it is gas powered

Yes

Gas powered

Run Time on Full Tank

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Nonstop 14 hours of run time

Yes

Runs for 10 hours on 50% load

Recoil Start

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Recoil start

Yes

Recoil start

Electric Start

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
No

No

Dual Fuel

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
No

No

FUEL TYPE

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Uses Gas fuel type

Yes

Uses both gasoline or propane

AMPERAGE

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

30 Amperage of true power

Yes

30 Amperage

VOLTAGE

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

120 V

Yes

120 Volts

FREQUENCY

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

No

ENGINE TYPE

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

208 cc cast iron sleeved engine type

Yes

171 cc

ENGINE SPEED

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

No

CARB Compliant

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
No

Yes

CARB Complaint

CSA Certified

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
No

No

EPA Certified

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

EPA certified for about 49 States

No

Cold Start Technology

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
No

No

Easy to Start

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

It is so simple to start. It doesn’t involve complicated startup

Yes

Just simply pull start to begin generator

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

5 gallon fuel capacity

Yes

1.8 gallon fuel tank capacity

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Can run for about 14 hours with only a 1/2 load

Yes

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

Runtime (Propane)

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
No

Yes

10 hours of nonstop power supply

Low Oil Shut-Off

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Engine is able to shut down after low oil alert

Yes

Powers down instantly on low oil alert

Air Cooled

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Yes, it is air cooled

Yes

Engine air cools using through the Phoenix Fat Head Block

Engine Capacity

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

208 cc

Yes

Max Pro Series 171 cc engine

Voltmeter

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

Noise Level (dBA)

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

67 dBA noise level

Yes

58 decibels

Multi-Purpose

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

It is multipurpose – can be used for commercial and residential power supply

Yes

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

Heavy Duty

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Generator performs heavy duties. Ideal for high amperage power tools, heavy load lighting and any emergency power needs

Yes

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

Solar Generator

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
No

No

Framed for Durability

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

A well built tubular roll cage frame design. Maintains generator for many years

Yes

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

Starting method

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

User friendly start up method. Start up instant using the thresher handle

Yes

Recoil starting method

Firman P03609

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Built with an open frame design

Yes

Generator contains a open frame design

Outlets

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

1 L5-30R twist lock 30A-120 VAC, 1 TT-30R 30A-120 VAC, 1 5-20R duplex 20A-120 VAC

Yes

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

Portable

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Generator can be easily moved to somewhere else

Yes

Portable through the wheels, handle and low weight

Weight

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

105 pounds

Yes

110 pounds

Wheel type

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Wheel kit comes with over sized flat free wheels – able to handle multiple floor movement

Yes

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

Handle style

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

A single folding rubberized thresher handle - makes recoil start very quick and simple

Yes

Folding handle style

Warranty

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

3 year commercial warranty. 90 days residential warranty

Yes

3 year warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

22 x 17 x 18 inches

Yes

30 x 22.8 x 22 inches

Included Accessories

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Comes with Oil, owner’s manual, spark plug wrench and funnel

Yes

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

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

The 4-in-1 data minder indicates once low oil is in the engine

Yes

Alerts user when the oil in the fuel tank is low

Low oil shutdown

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

An automatic low oil shutdown protection – shuts down on its own

Yes

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

Noise Level

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

Features a whispering Series muffler – 67 db

Yes

58 decibels noise level with a whisper hybrid dual fuel series

CONCLUSION

Pros

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

- Has a 4 in 1 data minder that can measure hours, hertz, Volts and low oil indicator - A built in tank gauge provides convenience - Made using the OHV engine that provides top performance, longer life and requires low maintenance - Generator provides a quiet running with only 67 db noise level - An automatic low oil protection protects engine from damage - Outlets: (2) 5-20R 20A-120V, (1) TT-30R 30A-120V RV Ready, (1) L5-30R 30A-120V twist lock - Makes the EPA standards of certification - This generator has a starting watts of 4550 watts at 67dB - Uses a recoil system that is Canada emissions certified - Contains a Phoenix Fat Head Block that makes engine run cool and competent - Runs for a total of 14 hours on a 5 gallon tank capacity with a 50% load - Generator has a cast iron sleeve that is integrated with an effortless oil drain - High running watts of 3650 Watts - Portable with wheel kit and handles for an effortless movement - Custom built outlet cover that can protect the outlets from dirt, debris and dirt - Carries only a total of 105 pounds in weight - Generator performs heavy duties due to its high amperage, volts and frequency - Comes with a high leverage single folding handle with grasp for easy maneuverability - Comes with included accessories like oil, owner’s manual, spark plug wrench and funnel

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

Cons

Firman P03609
Firman P03608
Yes

- Not constructed to use propane or solar fuel type - Generator is slight heavy while carrying upstairs - It makes a little noise while running - Doesn’t use the simple electric start method

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

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