CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Firman W03082 VS. DuroMax XP4850EH

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Firman W03082

Reasons to buy Firman W03082:

  • button icon Long run time of 9 hours
  • button icon Features a wheel kit and built durable wheels
  • button icon Has a whisper series muffler – 59 decibels only
  • button icon Portable and powerful generator with only 109 pounds
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DuroMax XP4850EH

Reasons to buy DuroMax XP4850EH :

  • button icon POWERFUL DUROMAX ENGINE
  • button icon Runs on Propane or Gasoline
  • button icon Maximum power from each of the 120 Volt receptacles
  • button icon Good quality. works as intended
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COMPARISON – Firman W03082 VS. DuroMax XP4850EH

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Portable to lift or transport to another venue

Yes

Yes this generator is portable

Starting Watts

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

3300 watts

Yes

4850 watts

Running Stats

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

3000 watts

Yes

3850 watts

RV Ready

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Features easy to use control panel with covered outlets – RV ready

Yes

It is RV Ready - portable design, can move anywhere.

Gas Powered

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Its gas or propane powered generator.

Run Time on Full Tank

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Spends 9 hours on a 1.8 gallon tank load

Yes

10.42 Hours On Gasoline and 8 hours on Propane

Recoil Start

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Recoil start – reliable form of start

No

Electric Start

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Electric start and first pull

Yes

Features a user-friendly keyed electric start

Dual Fuel

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
No

Yes

It uses gas and propane.- can more than double your generator’s run time

FUEL TYPE

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Gas type

Yes

Gasoline / Propane. You can use any of those.

AMPERAGE

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Gas type

Yes

32.08A / 16.04A

VOLTAGE

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

120 Voltage

Yes

120V/ 240VAC and 12VDC

FREQUENCY

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

60Hz

HORSEPOWER

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

N/A

Yes

7HP

ENGINE TYPE

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Max Pro Series 171cc Farman Engine – enough to deliver 9 hours of run time

Yes

212cc

ENGINE SPEED

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

N/A

Yes

3600 RPM

CARB Compliant

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

CARB certified

Yes

it’s CARB Compliant

CSA Certified

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

N/A

No

EPA Certified

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Meets standards of EPA – EPA certified

Yes

its EPA certified

Cold Start Technology

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

N/A

No

Easy to Start

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Up to 3 starting options – easy button push electric starts, recoil system and first pull. All are user friendly

Yes

It’s so easy to start and no need of using energy

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

1.8 gallon tank – continuous runtime for 9 hours

Yes

3.96 GALLONS

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
No

Yes

20 Gallons

Runtime (Gasoline)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

9 hours after a tank load

Yes

10.42 Hours

Runtime (Propane)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
No

Yes

8.92 Hours

Low Oil Shut-Off

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Shuts off when low oil is remaining in fuel tank

Yes

It is designed with a low oil shut –off sensor to protect the motor

Air Cooled

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes, it can be air cooled. Prevents overheating of engine

Yes

This generator can be cooled by air

Engine Capacity

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

171 cc engine capacity

Yes

208cc

Voltmeter

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

N/A

Yes

It's available

Noise Level (dBA)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Only 59 dBA – whisper quiet operation

Yes

It's 69 dB and measured from 7 meters

Multi-Purpose

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

It is multi-purpose – can be taken to camps, home, tailgating and work places

Yes

It's multi-purpose.-used for camping, RV

Heavy Duty

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes – use the Eco mode to vary power load required and built in parallel kit to maximize power for different appliances

Yes

It performs heavy duties, _can handle heavy loads from lights, and high amperage power tools.

Solar Generator

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
No

No

Framed for Durability

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

N/A

Yes

Yes it has a frame

Starting method

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Effortless push the button to start. No need for complicated startup steps

Yes

Electrical Start

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Built with an open frame design

Yes

its frame is open

Outlets

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

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

Yes

(2) 120V household GFCI outlets and (1) 120/240V 30A twist lock outlet.

Portable

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Lightweight generator. Can be carried transported effortlessly

Yes

You can move it to anywhere

Weight

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

109 pounds only. Lightweight generator

Yes

125lbs

Wheel type

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yellow 5.0 inches plastic flat free - 2 wheels

Yes

Solid fill-wheels

Handle style

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Has a built tuff-stuff handle. U Shaped and folding Handle

Yes

Fold-able handles – for easy transportation

Warranty

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Up to 3 years of warranty

Yes

3-years

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
No

No

Included Accessories

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Comes with oil, battery charger cable, shipping bracket wrenches, spark plug wrench, manual and a funnel

Yes

Oil Funnel, Spark Plug Wrench, Tool Set, Wheel & Handle Kit, DC Charging Cables plus Owner's Manual

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

has overload indicator lights for low oil

Yes

The generator goes off indicating low oil levels

Low oil shutdown

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

shuts down on low oil. Also has idle control switch

Yes

The generator automatically shuts off when it senses that the oil level is too low

Noise Level

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Whisper Series muffler – noise barely heard

Yes

69 dB

CONCLUSION

Pros

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

- Generator is EPA, CARB and cETL certified - Has a running watts of 3000 and starting watts of 3300 - Built with a U shaped folding handle for a comfortable grip - Fuel system is made using steel for durability - Features and idle control switch to save fuel for later use - Runs on fuel in its 1.8 gallon fuel tank capacity - Comes with all the accessories required such as oil, battery charger cable, shipping bracket wrenches, spark plug wrench, manual and a funnel - Engine is efficient and can run cool - Control panel placed at the front for easy and quick access - Contains a powerful inverter built to last long - Up to 3 starting options such as easy button push electric starts, recoil system and first pull - Built with an overload indicator lights to show low oil - Has an automatic voltage regular for consistent and clean power supply - Measures only 109 pounds – can easily be carried up stairs - Whisper Series muffler ensures a peaceful operation - Up to 3 years on warranty - Has an eco mode that varies power load if required to maximize fuel efficiency - Inbuilt parallel kit for double power in inverter generator - Multi-purpose and heavy duty generator

Yes

• The generator comes in solid steel frame which gives a longer running time without requiring heavy maintenance_ making it less costly. • It supplies sufficient power to bigger households and job site appliances since it has 4850 surge watts and 3850 running watts. • Has an electric starter so you do not need to do the time consuming gruesome recoil start every time you want to use the machine.

Cons

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

- Not able to be solar charged - Makes use of only one fuel type - Wheels made using plastic material – might be slippery - Doesn’t run using propane fuel type

Yes

• Its costs are high (dual fuel) compared to traditional engines- usually 15-30% high. • Incase Gasoline is ignited, a person maybe burnt or injured because Gasoline is highly flammable and explosive. • The generator is a potential source of electrical shock incase it’s not kept dry.

Overall Winner

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