CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Ford FG3050P M Series VS. Champion 3500 Watt

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Winner:

Champion 3500 Watt

Reasons to buy Champion 3500 Watt:

  • button icon It is multi-purpose- can be used on fridges, microwave, A/C
  • button icon It is good for emergency backup power
  • button icon Has a 3 year limited factory warranty with free life time technical support from dedicated experts.
  • button icon It is reliable and powerful
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Ford FG3050P M Series

Reasons to buy Ford FG3050P M Series :

  • button icon Rubber outlet and dust covers
  • button icon Heavy Duty Powder Coated Steel Frame
  • button icon Low oil shut down
  • button icon Digital hour meter
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PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Champion 3500 Watt

  • Electric Start
  • Dual Fuel
  • CARB Compliant
  • Cold Start Technology
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
DESIGN:
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SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Champion 3500 Watt

Reasons why we like it:

  • Electric Start
  • Dual Fuel
  • CARB Compliant
  • Cold Start Technology
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
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COMPARISON – Ford FG3050P M Series VS. Champion 3500 Watt

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

it is portable

Yes

It is a portable device

Starting Watts

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Peak Wattage 3050 watts

Yes

4375 watts

Running Stats

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

2500 watts of running power

Yes

3500 watts

RV Ready

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

RV ready - a digital hour meter, outlet rubber dust covers and an insight gas gauge

Yes

RV is ready

Gas Powered

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Gas powered

No

Run Time on Full Tank

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Spends 11 hours on a 50% load

Yes

12 hours

Recoil Start

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Recoil start

Yes

Recoil start is optional

Electric Start

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

Yes

It can use an optional electric switch

Dual Fuel

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

Yes

It runs on dual fuel- propane or gasoline which is good for backing up your essentials

FUEL TYPE

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Runs only on gasoline

Yes

Propane / gasoline

AMPERAGE

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

20.8 Amps

Yes

30A

VOLTAGE

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

120 volts

Yes

120 volts

FREQUENCY

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

N/A

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

7 horsepower

Yes

7.5 HP

ENGINE TYPE

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

208 cc engine type

No

ENGINE SPEED

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

N/A

Yes

3600 RMP

CARB Compliant

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

Yes

It is CARB complaint

CSA Certified

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

No

EPA Certified

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Meets all the standards of EPC certification

Yes

It is certified by EPA

Cold Start Technology

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

Yes

It uses cold start technology for easy start in cold weather

Easy to Start

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

User friendly start ability – uses the traditional quick pull method

No

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

4 gallon fuel tank capacity using gasoline

Yes

3.4 gallons

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

Yes

20 pound

Runtime (Gasoline)

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Spends 11 hours running on a 1/2 gasoline load

Yes

9 hour

Runtime (Propane)

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

Yes

10.5 hour

Low Oil Shut-Off

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Low oil shut off with overload protection

Yes

It shuts down after sensing low oil levels

Air Cooled

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

FG3050P can be air cooled

Yes

It is air cooled since it has got A/C

Engine Capacity

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

208 cc

Yes

224 cc

Voltmeter

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

Yes

It has a voltmeter which allows you to monitor power output at a glance

Noise Level (dBA)

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

76 decibels

Yes

68 dB from 23 feet

Multi-Purpose

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Ideal for camping, home emergency power back up and job site – Multipurpose

Yes

It is multipurpose since it is able to perform multiple tasks- used at job sites, recreation, for emergency use

Heavy Duty

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Heavy duty through 2 USB outlets – powers on cell phones, laptops and other electrical devices without any hassle

Yes

It is a heavy duty machine- can support lights, power tools, RV A/C units, sump pump

Solar Generator

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

No

Framed for Durability

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Framed using heavy duty powder coated steel frame for durability

Yes

Yes, it is framed for durability

Starting method

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Recoil starting method

Yes

Recoil start method

Champion 3500 Watt

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

It has an open frame design

Yes

It has got an open frame with handles for easy transportation

Outlets

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

(1) 120 Volts AC outlets, (1) 12 Volts DC power port, and (2) 5 Volts DC USB outlets. Also has rubber outlet covers

Yes

(1)-120V 30A locking outlet,(1)-120V 30A RV outlet and (1)-120V 20A household outlet

Portable

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

It is portable to shift to another location – compact with low weight

Yes

It is a portable machine which makes it easy for you to transport it to anywhere you want

Weight

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

93 pounds

Yes

119 lb

Wheel type

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
No

No

Handle style

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

N/A

Yes

It has got two handle making it easy to be carried by two people

Warranty

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

2 year limited warranty period

Yes

3 year limited factory warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

27 x 19 x 19 inches

Yes

26.3" L x 24.8" W x 22.9" H inch

Included Accessories

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Engine oil, Spark plug T wrench, tool pouch, 10 mm combination wrench, user manual and Phillips screw driver

Yes

Oil funnel

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Indicates instantly using low oil sensor when the oil is low in the fuel tank

Yes

It shuts down automatically indicating low oil levels

Low oil shutdown

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

Will power off automatically after the low oil indicator

Yes

The generator shuts down automatically after sensing that there are low oil levels

Noise Level

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

76 dBA noise level

Yes

68 dB

CONCLUSION

Pros

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

- Comes with Engine oil, Spark plug T wrench, tool pouch, 10 mm combination wrench, user manual and Phillips screw driver included accessories - Features an automatic voltage regulation, resettable circuit, fuel gauge and inbuilt hour meter - Dense and handy generator to transport from one place to another - Uncomplicated to start using the recoil or pull-start mechanism - Comprises of a maximum starting wattage 3050 watts and runs at 2500 watts - RV ready through a digital hour meter, outlet rubber dust covers and an insight gas gauge - Generator contains indicator lights to inform you instantly oil is minimum - Use the gasoline fuel type only - Built with a 208 cc 4-Stroke OHV that can be air cooled - Outlets (1) 120 Volts AC outlets, (1) 12 Volts DC power port, and (2) 5 Volts DC USB outlets with rubberized outlet covers to safeguard from unwanted particles - Noise level of 76 decibels - Warranty period is for 2 years - This generator has an overload protection system to prevent over spilling of gasoline - A large fuel tank capacity of 4 gallons that can run for 11 hours at a 1/2 load - It has a heavy duty steel frame that has been powder coated - Multipurpose generator to solve lighting, power tools and other small appliances - Built with an open frame

Yes

• It has got a volt guard which prevents overloads and keeps your valuable equipment safe from voltage spikes. • It comes with a champion support which includes a 3-year limited warranty with free lifetime technical support from dedicated experts. • It can run on either gas or propane right out of the box with included hose which gives you a chance to choose the type of fuel you prefer to use. • It delivers up to 9 hours of power on gas and 10.5 hours on propane hence enabling your essential stay in a good condition

Cons

Ford FG3050P M Series
Champion 3500 Watt
Yes

- Cannot light up heavy appliances like big fridges and air conditioners - Wheels not included to ease on portability - Uses only a single type of fuel and is not flexible - Cold start technology is not included - This brand is not CARB complaint - It uses gasoline which can be explosive when exposed to fire - Not an entirely quiet generator - It is not able to electric start for effortless start

Yes

• It is extremely noisy noisy during its operations hence causing noise pollution in the surrounding environment. • It is heavy and bulky making it difficult to transport. • It is associated with poor packaging hence being affected by climatic changes during transportation. • It is a potential source of electric shocks if not kept dry hence causing injury.

Overall Winner

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