CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Firman W03082 VS. DuroMax XP5000EHC

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Winner:

DuroMax XP5000EHC

Reasons to buy DuroMax XP5000EHC:

  • button icon Powerful Duromax Engine
  • button icon Powering everyone anywhere
  • button icon Plenty of power
  • button icon Dual fuel technology
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Runners Up:

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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PERFORMANCE:
DRAW :
DESIGN:
WINNER :

DuroMax XP5000EHC

  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
SAFETY:
DRAW :
CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
DuroMax XP5000EHC

Reasons why we like it:

  • Dual Fuel
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
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COMPARISON – Firman W03082 VS. DuroMax XP5000EHC

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Portable to lift or transport to another venue

Yes

it is a portable generator

Starting Watts

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

3300 watts

Yes

5,000 watts

Running Stats

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

3000 watts

Yes

4,000 watts

RV Ready

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

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

Yes

it is ready

Gas Powered

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

the generator is gas powered

Run Time on Full Tank

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Spends 9 hours on a 1.8 gallon tank load

No

Recoil Start

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Recoil start – reliable form of start

Yes

it can be recoil started

Electric Start

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Electric start and first pull

Yes

but its optional

Dual Fuel

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
No

Yes

this generator is designed to use dual fuel. That is to say; propane and gasoline

FUEL TYPE

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Gas type

Yes

Propane / gasoline

AMPERAGE

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Gas type

Yes

37.50A / 18.75A

VOLTAGE

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

120 Voltage

Yes

120V / 240VAC & 12VDC

FREQUENCY

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

60Hz

HORSEPOWER

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

N/A

Yes

7.5HP

ENGINE TYPE

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

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

Yes

4-Cycle Air-Cooled Spark-Ignition

ENGINE SPEED

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

N/A

Yes

3600 RPM

CARB Compliant

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

CARB certified

Yes

it is CARB Complaint

CSA Certified

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

N/A

No

EPA Certified

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Meets standards of EPA – EPA certified

Yes

it is certified by EPA

Cold Start Technology

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

N/A

No

Easy to Start

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

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

Yes

it is easy to start because it has got two start types namely; recoil and electric start where you can opt to use any of the two.

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

1.8 gallon tank – continuous runtime for 9 hours

Yes

3.96 Gallons

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
No

Yes

20 Gallons

Runtime (Gasoline)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

9 hours after a tank load

Yes

8.92 hours

Runtime (Propane)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
No

Yes

7.63 hours

Low Oil Shut-Off

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Shuts off when low oil is remaining in fuel tank

Yes

the generator shuts off if it senses that the oil is low

Air Cooled

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

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

Yes

it is air cooled

Engine Capacity

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

171 cc engine capacity

Yes

225cc

Voltmeter

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

N/A

Yes

it is available

Noise Level (dBA)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Only 59 dBA – whisper quiet operation

Yes

69dB

Multi-Purpose

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

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

Yes

the generator is multi-purpose since it can run house hold appliances and provide power at job sites

Heavy Duty

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
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 duty works such as providing power at job sites plus running heavy home appliances

Solar Generator

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
No

No

Framed for Durability

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

N/A

Yes

it is framed for durability

Starting method

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

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

Yes

Electric / Recoil method

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Built with an open frame design

Yes

it has an open frame

Outlets

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

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

Yes

(TWO) 120V 20A GFCI Outlet and (ONE) 120 / 240V 30A Twist Lock

Portable

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Lightweight generator. Can be carried transported effortlessly

Yes

it is a portable machine which easies its transportation to any desired place

Weight

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

109 pounds only. Lightweight generator

Yes

127 LBS

Wheel type

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Yellow 5.0 inches plastic flat free - 2 wheels

Yes

Solid- fill wheels

Handle style

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

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

Yes

Fold handle style

Warranty

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Up to 3 years of warranty

Yes

3 years

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
No

Yes

24" L x 17" W x 17" H

Included Accessories

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

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

Yes

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

DuroMax XP5000EHC

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

has overload indicator lights for low oil

Yes

The generator shuts down indicating low oil levels

Low oil shutdown

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

shuts down on low oil. Also has idle control switch

Yes

Yes, it shuts down automatically in case it senses that the oil level is low

Noise Level

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
Yes

Whisper Series muffler – noise barely heard

Yes

69Db

CONCLUSION

Pros

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
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 is powered by a 225cc ohc DUROMAX engine making it powerful. • It uses dual fuel since it can run on both propane and gasoline giving you a choice of what fuel to use. • You can choose between operating it at both 120 V and 240 V Simultaneously, or at 120 only with full power. • It has got low oil shut off. • It is reasonably quiet during operation

Cons

Firman W03082
DuroMax XP5000EHC
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

• The generator is a potential source of electric shocks in case it is not kept dry hence causing injury. • The engine produces a dangerous chemical which is able to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. • Poor connection of this generator to a building can allow electrical current to back feed into utility lines creating an electrocution hazard o people.

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