CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Firman P08004 VS. Firman P03606

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Winner:

Firman P03606

Reasons to buy Firman P03606:

  • button icon Built with a True 30 Amps plugs and 120V/240V Power
  • button icon Portable generator
  • button icon Quiet noise level of only 68 decibels
  • button icon Ideal for camping, emergency power and work sites
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Runners Up:

Firman P08004

Reasons to buy Firman P08004 :

  • button icon Starting 10,000 watts and running 8,000 watts
  • button icon Uses a 8 gallon fuel capacity
  • button icon Has a 10 inch wheel kit built
  • button icon Up to 168 feet away button control
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PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Firman P03606

  • FREQUENCY
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • EPA Certified
  • Voltmeter
DESIGN:
WINNER :

Firman P08004

  • Wheel type
SAFETY:
DRAW :
CONCLUSION
DRAW :
Comparison Winner
Firman P03606

Reasons why we like it:

  • FREQUENCY
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • EPA Certified
  • Voltmeter
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COMPARISON – Firman P08004 VS. Firman P03606

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

This generator is portable during transportation

Yes

Yes, it is a portable generator

Starting Watts

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

10,000 starting watts

Yes

4550 starting Watts

Running Stats

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

8,000 running watts

Yes

3650 running watts

RV Ready

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

RV ready through multi feature control panel that has covered outlets

Yes

Easily accessible multi feature control center and covered outlets – RV ready

Gas Powered

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Gas powered

Run Time on Full Tank

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

25 hours of continuous power supply on a full tank

Yes

25 hours of THD at a full tank load

Recoil Start

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Recoil starts

Yes

Recoil starting system

Electric Start

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Can be electric started

No

Dual Fuel

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

No

FUEL TYPE

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

It uses gasoline to run

Yes

Gas fuel type

AMPERAGE

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

30/50 Amperage

Yes

Provides a True 30 Amps power

VOLTAGE

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

120/240 V

Yes

120V/240V – comes with an option to select power

FREQUENCY

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

ENGINE TYPE

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

439 cc engine type

Yes

208 cc

ENGINE SPEED

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

Yes

N/A

CARB Compliant

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

No

CSA Certified

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

No

EPA Certified

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

Yes

Meets the EPA standards of certification

Cold Start Technology

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

No

Easy to Start

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Easy to start – uses an easy push of a button on the remote start key fob that can work even 168 feet away

Yes

Quick and easy start through rubberized thresher handle that makes it instant

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Takes in 8 gallon fuel capacity

Yes

5 gallon fuel tank capacity for gasoline

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Runs for 12 hours on a 1/2 gasoline load

Yes

14 hours run time on a 50% load

Runtime (Propane)

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Generator will shut down once low oil is indicated without reload

Yes

Detects low oil remaining in fuel tank and then shuts off automatically

Air Cooled

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Engine is air cooled for efficiency

Yes

Phoenix fat head block assists in air cooling

Engine Capacity

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

439 cc

Yes

208 cc

Voltmeter

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

Yes

N/A

Noise Level (dBA)

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

74 dBA

Yes

68 dBA

Multi-Purpose

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Multipurpose – ideal for construction sites, large RV’s and buses, farms and also emergency power

Yes

It is multi-purpose - work-site, camping and emergency power

Heavy Duty

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

It provides heavy duty power supply through its 30/50 Amperage and 120/240 Voltage

Yes

Heavy duty generator – can power up multiple appliances and lighting needs

Solar Generator

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
No

No

Framed for Durability

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Framed for durability with a solid tubular roll cage build

Yes

A tubular roll cage frame that is both compact and durable

Starting method

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Uses 3 starting methods such as the recoil start, electric start and the recoil start methods

Yes

Uses the recoils starting method to run

Firman P03606

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Constructed with an open frame design

Yes

Constructed with an open frame design

Outlets

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Outlets:(1) 5-20R DUPLEX 20A-120V, (1) L5-30R twist lock 30A-120V, (1) L14-30R twist lock 30A-120V / 240V and (1) 14-50R 50A-120 / 240V

Yes

Comes with outlets (1) TT30R (RV Ready), (1) L1430R and (2) 120V Standard (5-20 Duplex)

Portable

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Portable generator through the wheels and handles

Yes

It is easily movable both indoors and outdoors

Weight

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

210 pounds

Yes

117 lbs – lightweight generator

Wheel type

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Features a 10 inch wheel kit built with never flat tires that easily move on floors

No

Handle style

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Elevated leverage single folding handle style that provides an ergonomic hold

Yes

Built with a rubberized thresher handle style. simplifies the recoil start

Warranty

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

3 year limited warranty for commercial use. 90 days warranty for residential use

Yes

3 year warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

27.1 x 27.9 x 26.8 inches

Yes

24″ x 18.1″ x 19.9″

Included Accessories

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Oil, funnel, user manual, spark plug wrench, and two wrenches to remove protective shipping brackets

Yes

oil, funnel, user manual, a spark plug wrench, and dual wrenches

Firman P08004

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Inbuilt low oil indicator to alert you once there is low oil remaining

Yes

Features a low oil indicator through 4 in 1 data minder unit

Low oil shutdown

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

Generator shuts down instantly once it reached low oil in fuel tank

Yes

Yes, will shut down instantly when oil reaches minimum in fuel tank

Noise Level

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

74 decibels noise level - whisper series muffler keeps the P08004 running quiet

Yes

68 decibels noise level – keeps your power supply quiet

CONCLUSION

Pros

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

- Certified by EPA for safety - Portable generator with a weight of 210 pounds only - Provides reliable 30/50 Amperage and 120/240 Voltage - Uses gasoline which is easily accessible - Its multi featured control panel is located conveniently with a unique outlet cover to guard from dust, dirt and debris - It has been framed with a tubular roll cage that lasts for years - Outlets includes :(1) 5-20R DUPLEX 20A-120V, (1) L5-30R twist lock 30A-120V, (1) L14-30R twist lock 30A-120V / 240V and (1) 14-50R 50A-120 / 240V - It features up to 10,000 starting watts and 8,000 running watts - Built with a large 8 fuel tank capacity with a built in tank gauge - This generator contains an automatic low oil shutdown (LOS) protection - Attached with a 3 year warranty on commercial and 90 day warranty on residential - Made 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 - Generator runs relatively quiet with its whisper serried muffler and 74 decibels only - Comes with a bottle of engine oil, Volt lock automatic voltage regulator, oil funnel and SP wrench – 2 x open wrench 10 × 12 of included accessories

Yes

- This generator contains a 5 gallon fuel tank that can render a whole 14 hours of run time - Comes with additional accessories such as oil, manual, spark plug wrench, funnel and shipping bracket wrenches - 4550 Starting Watts and 3650 Running Watts - Its Max Pro Series 208 cc engine is able to run cool and efficient due to the Phoenix Fat Head Block - Provides easy fingertips information through the 4 in 1 data minder that measures hours, volts, hertz and indicates on low oil - A long warranty period of up to 3 years - Ever RV ready through the multi feature control panel that has covered outlets - Contains a recoil starting system that has been equipped with 30 Amps plugs for power - Lasts for years through the compact durable roll cage frame design - Comes with outlets (1) TT30R (RV Ready), (1) L1430R and (2) 120V Standard (5-20 Duplex) - Has a selectable 120V/240V power that is provided by the Max Pro Series 208cc Firman engine - Its Volt Lock automatic voltage regulator provides clean and consistent output of power - Compact and appropriate dimensions of 24 inch x 18.1 inch x 19.9 inch - Easily air cooled using the Phoenix fat head block - Covers protect the outlet from dirt, dust and debris entry - Comes with an on and off engine switch - Voltage selector allows you to select the power

Cons

Firman P08004
Firman P03606
Yes

- It’s not flexible enough to use dual fuel - This generator is not CARB complaint - Cannot be charged using direct sunlight

Yes

- Does not use an electric start option - Uses only a single fuel type and that is gas - Generator is not CARB complaint or CSA certified - Uses gasoline which may be highly inflammable - It is not constructed with wheels for portability - Cannot be solar charged

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