CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Firman P03612 VS. Firman P03601

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8.6
Winner:

Firman P03612

Reasons to buy Firman P03612:

  • button icon Features a remote start of up 55 yards away
  • button icon Long 14 hours of run time on 1/2 load
  • button icon 4 in one data minder
  • button icon Quiet operation of only 67 decibels
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Runners Up:

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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PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Firman P03601

  • EPA Certified
  • Voltmeter
DESIGN:
WINNER :

Firman P03612

  • Wheel type
  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Firman P03612

Reasons why we like it:

  • Electric Start
  • Wheel type
  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
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COMPARISON – Firman P03612 VS. Firman P03601

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Yes, it is a portable generator

Yes

Portable when the need to move is required

Starting Watts

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

4550 starting Watts

Yes

4550 starting watts

Running Stats

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

3650 running watts

Yes

3550 running watts

RV Ready

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

RV ready – P03612 comes with a multi feature control panel

Yes

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

Gas Powered

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Is only powered by gas

Run Time on Full Tank

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Runs 14 hours nonstop after 50% load. Duration doubles on full tank

Yes

Delivers a 14 hour runtime

Recoil Start

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Can recoil start

Yes

Can recoil start

Electric Start

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Utilizes electric start

No

Dual Fuel

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
No

No

FUEL TYPE

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Runs using gas

Yes

Gas

AMPERAGE

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

30 Amps

Yes

30 Amps

VOLTAGE

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

120/240 voltage – can be selected for user convenience using voltage selector switch

Yes

120 V

FREQUENCY

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

N/A

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

ENGINE TYPE

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

208 cc

Yes

208 cc

ENGINE SPEED

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

CARB Compliant

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

N/A

Yes

Complaint with CARB

CSA Certified

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

EPA Certified

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
No

Yes

Certified by EPA

Cold Start Technology

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
No

No

Easy to Start

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Easy to start with remote control system – power on or off from up to 55 yards away

Yes

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

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

5 gallon large fuel tank with incorporated fuel gauge for convenience

Yes

5 gallon fuel tank capacity with an inbuilt tank gauge

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

14 hours

Yes

Spend up to 14 hours on a 1/2 load

Runtime (Propane)

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
No

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Will go off immediately once oil is low in fuel tank

Yes

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

Air Cooled

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Air cools on its own

Yes

Phoenix fat head block helps the engine to become air cooled

Engine Capacity

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

208cc Firman engine from the Max Pro Series

Yes

Max Pro Series 208 cc Firman Engine

Voltmeter

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
No

Yes

N/A

Noise Level (dBA)

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

67 decibels quiet operation

Yes

68 dBA

Multi-Purpose

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Can be used at camps, homes, work sites and any other emergency power needs – multi-purpose

Yes

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

Heavy Duty

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Heavy duty – able to run all your appliances and other electronics

Yes

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

Solar Generator

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
No

No

Framed for Durability

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Generator is framed for durability

Yes

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

Starting method

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Uses a triple starting method – remote, recoil and electric starting systems

Yes

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

Firman P03601

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Built with an open frame design

Yes

This generator has an open frame design s

Outlets

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

1 L14-30R twist lock 30A-120/240 VAC, 1 TT-30R 30A-120 VAC and 1 5-20R Duplex 20A-120 VAC outlets

Yes

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

Portable

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Portable during transportation using the wheels, handle and low weight

Yes

You can easily move it to another location

Weight

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

127.7 pounds of generator weight

Yes

110 lbs

Wheel type

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Heavy duty 8 inch wheel kit – contains an over sized flat free wheels that moves easily across multiple floor types

No

Handle style

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Uses a high leverage single folding handle. Provides simple grip during movement

Yes

N/A

Warranty

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Warranty runs for 3 years

Yes

3 years

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

24.8 x 21.7 x 21.3 inches

No

Included Accessories

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Box contains accessories like funnel, oil, spark plug wrench and owner’s manual

Yes

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

Firman P03612

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Uses light on the 4 in one data minder to indicate low oil remaining in fuel tank

Yes

Engine will power off automatically to signal low oil

Low oil shutdown

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

Features an automatic low shutdown protection

Yes

Shuts down on its own when fuel tank is low

Noise Level

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

A quiet noise level of 67 decibels. Perfect for homes and offices that require low noise

Yes

68 decibels - quiet with a whisper Series muffler

CONCLUSION

Pros

Firman P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

- A large capacity fuel tank of 5 gallons combined with fuel gauge for convenience - 4 in 1 data minder that is able to monitor voltage, running hours and frequency - Lights up on its own to indicate low oil in the fuel tank - Built with an automatic low oil protection system to protect engine from damage - Multiple outlets such as 1 L14-30R twist lock 30A-120/240 VAC, 1 TT-30R 30A-120 VAC and 1 5-20R Duplex 20A-120 VAC - Can give long run time amounting to 14 hours - Always RV ready through the multi feature and easily accessible control panel - Powerful starting and running watts of 4550 / 3650 watts - Easy to operate using the remote that is effective even 55 yards away - The 8 inch heavy duty wheels is suitable for different floors and movements - Features cast iron sleeves together with a simple oil drain - Can be selected for user convenience using voltage selector switch between 120/240 voltage - Able to run cool and competent through the Phoenix Fat Head Block - Generator contains a high folding handle with a comfortable hold - Appropriate dimensions of only 24.8 x 21.7 x 21.3 inches - It is a portable generator with only 127.7 pounds in weight

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 P03612
Firman P03601
Yes

- It’s not a duel fuel engine type. Uses only gasoline - Doesn’t receive direct charge from sunlight - Fuel can be inflammable if exposed to danger such as fire

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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