CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Firman P08004 VS. Firman P03608

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Winner:

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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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 P03608

  • FREQUENCY
  • CARB Compliant
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
DESIGN:
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SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Firman P03608

Reasons why we like it:

  • FREQUENCY
  • CARB Compliant
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
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COMPARISON – Firman P08004 VS. Firman P03608

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

This generator is portable during transportation

Yes

It is a portable generator with a lightweight build

Starting Watts

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

10,000 starting watts

Yes

3300 Starting Watts

Running Stats

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

8,000 running watts

Yes

3000 Running Watts

RV Ready

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

RV ready through multi feature control panel that has covered outlets

Yes

RV ready using its multi feature control panel with covered outlets

Gas Powered

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Gas powered

Run Time on Full Tank

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

25 hours of continuous power supply on a full tank

Yes

Runs for 10 hours on 50% load

Recoil Start

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Recoil starts

Yes

Recoil start

Electric Start

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Can be electric started

No

Dual Fuel

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

No

FUEL TYPE

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

It uses gasoline to run

Yes

Uses both gasoline or propane

AMPERAGE

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

30/50 Amperage

Yes

30 Amperage

VOLTAGE

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

120/240 V

Yes

120 Volts

FREQUENCY

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

No

ENGINE TYPE

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

439 cc engine type

Yes

171 cc

ENGINE SPEED

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

No

CARB Compliant

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

Yes

CARB Complaint

CSA Certified

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

No

EPA Certified

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

No

Cold Start Technology

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

No

Easy to Start

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
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

Just simply pull start to begin generator

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Takes in 8 gallon fuel capacity

Yes

1.8 gallon fuel tank capacity

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Runs for 12 hours on a 1/2 gasoline load

Yes

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

Runtime (Propane)

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

Yes

10 hours of nonstop power supply

Low Oil Shut-Off

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Generator will shut down once low oil is indicated without reload

Yes

Powers down instantly on low oil alert

Air Cooled

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Engine is air cooled for efficiency

Yes

Engine air cools using through the Phoenix Fat Head Block

Engine Capacity

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

439 cc

Yes

Max Pro Series 171 cc engine

Voltmeter

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

Yes

N/A

Noise Level (dBA)

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

74 dBA

Yes

58 decibels

Multi-Purpose

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

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

Heavy Duty

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

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

Solar Generator

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
No

No

Framed for Durability

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Framed for durability with a solid tubular roll cage build

Yes

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

Starting method

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

Recoil starting method

Firman P03608

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Constructed with an open frame design

Yes

Generator contains a open frame design

Outlets

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
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

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

Portable

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Portable generator through the wheels and handles

Yes

Portable through the wheels, handle and low weight

Weight

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

210 pounds

Yes

110 pounds

Wheel type

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

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

Handle style

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

Elevated leverage single folding handle style that provides an ergonomic hold

Yes

Folding handle style

Warranty

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

3 year warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

27.1 x 27.9 x 26.8 inches

Yes

30 x 22.8 x 22 inches

Included Accessories

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

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

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

Alerts user when the oil in the fuel tank is low

Low oil shutdown

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

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

Noise Level

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

Yes

58 decibels noise level with a whisper hybrid dual fuel series

CONCLUSION

Pros

Firman P08004
Firman P03608
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

- 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 P08004
Firman P03608
Yes

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

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

Overall Winner

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