CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Firman P03612 VS. Firman P03608

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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 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 P03612

  • Electric Start
  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • CSA Certified
DESIGN:
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SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Firman P03612

Reasons why we like it:

  • Electric Start
  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • CSA Certified
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COMPARISON – Firman P03612 VS. Firman P03608

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Yes, it is a portable generator

Yes

It is a portable generator with a lightweight build

Starting Watts

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

4550 starting Watts

Yes

3300 Starting Watts

Running Stats

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

3650 running watts

Yes

3000 Running Watts

RV Ready

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

RV ready – P03612 comes with a multi feature control panel

Yes

RV ready using its multi feature control panel with covered outlets

Gas Powered

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Gas powered

Run Time on Full Tank

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

Runs for 10 hours on 50% load

Recoil Start

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Can recoil start

Yes

Recoil start

Electric Start

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Utilizes electric start

No

Dual Fuel

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
No

No

FUEL TYPE

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Runs using gas

Yes

Uses both gasoline or propane

AMPERAGE

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

30 Amps

Yes

30 Amperage

VOLTAGE

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

120 Volts

FREQUENCY

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

No

ENGINE TYPE

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

208 cc

Yes

171 cc

ENGINE SPEED

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

No

CARB Compliant

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

Yes

CARB Complaint

CSA Certified

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

No

EPA Certified

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
No

No

Cold Start Technology

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
No

No

Easy to Start

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

Just simply pull start to begin generator

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

5 gallon large fuel tank with incorporated fuel gauge for convenience

Yes

1.8 gallon fuel tank capacity

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

14 hours

Yes

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

Runtime (Propane)

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
No

Yes

10 hours of nonstop power supply

Low Oil Shut-Off

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Will go off immediately once oil is low in fuel tank

Yes

Powers down instantly on low oil alert

Air Cooled

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Air cools on its own

Yes

Engine air cools using through the Phoenix Fat Head Block

Engine Capacity

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

208cc Firman engine from the Max Pro Series

Yes

Max Pro Series 171 cc engine

Voltmeter

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
No

Yes

N/A

Noise Level (dBA)

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

67 decibels quiet operation

Yes

58 decibels

Multi-Purpose

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

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

Heavy Duty

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

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

Solar Generator

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
No

No

Framed for Durability

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Generator is framed for durability

Yes

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

Starting method

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

Recoil starting method

Firman P03612

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Built with an open frame design

Yes

Generator contains a open frame design

Outlets

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
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

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

Portable

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Portable during transportation using the wheels, handle and low weight

Yes

Portable through the wheels, handle and low weight

Weight

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

127.7 pounds of generator weight

Yes

110 pounds

Wheel type

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

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

Handle style

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

Folding handle style

Warranty

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Warranty runs for 3 years

Yes

3 year warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

24.8 x 21.7 x 21.3 inches

Yes

30 x 22.8 x 22 inches

Included Accessories

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

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

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

Alerts user when the oil in the fuel tank is low

Low oil shutdown

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

Features an automatic low shutdown protection

Yes

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

Noise Level

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

58 decibels noise level with a whisper hybrid dual fuel series

CONCLUSION

Pros

Firman P03612
Firman P03608
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

- 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 P03612
Firman P03608
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

- 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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