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Generac XT8000E VS. Briggs and Stratton 30469

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Winner:

Generac XT8000E

Reasons to buy Generac XT8000E:

  • button icon Idle control unit
  • button icon 7.5 gallon large capacity large fuel tank
  • button icon OHV engine with a splash lubrication
  • button icon Single touch electric start ability
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Briggs and Stratton 30469

Reasons to buy Briggs and Stratton 30469 :

  • button icon Built with a multi featured control panel
  • button icon Simple recoil starting system
  • button icon Up to 7185 of starting watts and 5750 watts of running watts
  • button icon Lasting operation with 11.5 hours of run time on a 50% load
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PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Generac XT8000E

  • Run Time on Full Tank
  • Electric Start
  • FREQUENCY
  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • CARB Compliant
  • CSA Certified
  • EPA Certified
  • Air Cooled
DESIGN:
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SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Generac XT8000E

Reasons why we like it:

  • Run Time on Full Tank
  • Electric Start
  • FREQUENCY
  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • CARB Compliant
  • CSA Certified
  • EPA Certified
  • Air Cooled
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COMPARISON – Generac XT8000E VS. Briggs and Stratton 30469

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

It is portable to transport

Yes

Yes this generator is portable – wheels and handles enhance its portability from place to place

Starting Watts

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Starts at 10,000 watts

Yes

7185 watts – powerful wattage

Running Stats

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

8,000 watts

Yes

5750 watts – can run large motor driven appliances and tools at ago

RV Ready

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

RV ready with outlets that have circuit breakers

Yes

Has 10 a fold up handle and 10 inch never go flat wheels – RV ready

Gas Powered

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Uses gasoline

Run Time on Full Tank

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Spends up to 11 hours of run time after a 50% fuel tank load

No

Recoil Start

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Recoil start

Yes

Recoil starting system

Electric Start

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Electric starts

No

Dual Fuel

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
No

No

FUEL TYPE

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Gas fuel type

Yes

Gasoline

AMPERAGE

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

66.6/33.3 rated Amps and maximum 83.3/41.6 amps

Yes

Runs on 59.9/29.9 amperage

VOLTAGE

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Voltage of 120/240 VAC – dual rated

Yes

AC - 120/240V 60 Hz – includes an automated voltage regulation

FREQUENCY

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

60 Hz

No

HORSEPOWER

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

N/A

No

ENGINE TYPE

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

420 cc engine type

Yes

389cc OHV engine type

ENGINE SPEED

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

3600 RPM of engine speed

No

CARB Compliant

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

CARB Compliant

No

CSA Certified

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

CSA Certified

No

EPA Certified

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

EPA Certified

No

Cold Start Technology

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
No

No

Easy to Start

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Single touch starting – uses the electric hassle free start with a start, run and off switch that is activated in seconds

Yes

Uses a traditional pull to start mechanism – easy to start

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

A large 7.5 gallons or 28.4 liters gas fuel tank capacity

Yes

Large 7.5 gallons – metallic tank capacity. Provides long hours of run time

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Runs about 11 hours after a 1/2 load of gasoline

Yes

Spends 11.5 hours at 1/2 load – enough lighting and connection during power shortage

Runtime (Propane)

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
No

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Automatically shuts off when the gas is low in fuel tank

Yes

It is built with low oil shut down. Includes built in fuel gauge and circuit breaker

Air Cooled

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Generator runs cool to avoid overheating during prolonger usage

No

Engine Capacity

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Generac 420 cc engine capacity with an auto voltage regulation

Yes

389 cc OHV – powerful engine capacity

Voltmeter

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

N/A

Yes

AC: 120/240V 60 Hz

Noise Level (dBA)

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

Multi-Purpose

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Yes – delivers enough power supply for job sites, homes, camps and any other place

Yes

Generator is multipurpose – can cool foods, light the house and others connect devices

Heavy Duty

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

XT800E is heavy duty – powers up all essential appliances such as electric stove, water heaters, washers, well pumps and other indoor and outdoor equipments

Yes

Can perform heavy duties – provides lighting to homes, offices, camps and tailgating

Solar Generator

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
No

No

Framed for Durability

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Framed with a 1 ¼ inches steel tube cradle – gives extra durability and strength to this generator

Yes

Yes, it has been bonded to frame for durability

Starting method

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Starts on both the electric and recoil pull start method with off/on /run start

Yes

Recoil start

Generac XT8000E

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Constructed with an open frame. Makes lifting it easy and provides stability

Yes

Created as an open frame

Outlets

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Comes with (2) 120V 20A GFCI 5-20R Duplex outlets, (2) 20A push to reset, (1) 30A 2P circuit breakers and (1) 120/240V 30A L14-30R twist lock outlets

Yes

Features 4 household GFCI 120 V outlets and 1 120/240 V. Use the 30 A locking outlet for any portable needs. Rubber outlet covers guard against elements

Portable

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Portable to move using wheels and handle to a different location

Yes

Easy to shift to a different location

Weight

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

207 pounds

Yes

200 pounds

Wheel type

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

10 inch never flat all terrain wheels – easily maneuvers over the different terrains to another location

Yes

Solid never go flat wheels. Easily maneuvers over multiple surfaces

Handle style

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Fold down locking handles – comfortable grip during movement and stores easily

Yes

Fold up handle style. helps in traveling and storage

Warranty

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

2 year warranty on residential and 1 year warranty on commercial use

Yes

2 years – effective on purchase

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

32.7 x 27.6 x 27.7 inches

Yes

29 x 26 x 29 inches

Included Accessories

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

First oil, battery wall charger adapter, 20 feet cord and a maintenance kit of included accessories

Yes

Rubber outlet covers and oil

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Low oil level indicator

Yes

Shuts down when oil level is low

Low oil shutdown

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Shuts down on its own when oil is low in its fuel tank

Yes

Low oil and overload protection. Turns off generator on low oil and overload

Noise Level

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

Idle control – lessens on the noise created and gives longer running time

Yes

N/A

CONCLUSION

Pros

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

- Uses a Generac OHV engine that is air cooled and comes with splash lubrication - Powerful 3600 RPM of engine speed - Framed for durability with a 1 ¼ inches steel tube cradle - 10000 watts and 8000 watts of starting and running - Features an idle control that minimizes the noise and preserves fuel for longer run times - A user friendly single touch electric start with battery and recoil pull start method with off/on /run start - An hour meter that monitors maintenance and tracks the usage - Comes with (2) 120V 20A GFCI 5-20R Duplex outlets, (2) 20A push to reset, (1) 30A 2P circuit breakers and (1) 120/240V 30A L14-30R twist lock outlets - It has a low oil level shutdown that instantly protects the engine from getting spoilt - Covered outlets protect it from environment and harsh operational conditions - Spends up to 11 hours of run time after a 50% fuel tank load - Its power bar monitors the power usage on generator - This generator is EPA and CSA certified and CARB compliant

Yes

- Built with a circuit breaker for protection - Will spend up to 11.5 hours on a 1/2 load - 10 inches never go flat wheels - Created with an open frame - An instant built in overload protection - Handles Fold once placed on the ground - An automatic oil shut off function - Comes with a spark arrestor – suitable for use in forested areas - Makes use of 7185 watts and 5750 watts for start and running - Includes an automated voltage regulation - High quality metallic fuel tank – 7.5 gallons of fuel - Up to 2 years of warranty - Compact size for simple storage - 29 x 26 x 29 inches - Portable to transport to different location - Has a power surge alternator for large motor driven appliances - Delivers a 120240 Voltage run using gasoline - Easily connects to breaker boxes in homes - Comes with data center on control panel - Rubber outlet covers – protects against elements - Keeps your food cold, lights on and family connected during power blackout - No loud noises during run time - Affordable to purchase and maintain - Comes with easy owner’s manual - Has 4 GFCI 120V household outlets, one 120/240V and 30A locking outlet

Cons

Generac XT8000E
Briggs and Stratton 30469
Yes

- Doesn’t have dual fuel capacity - Fuel is highly inflammable when exposed to fire

Yes

- Does not have an electric start option - Not complaint to EPA and CARB - Cannot be run using solar - No dual fuel option – doesn’t use propane - Engine cannot be air cooled - Only one color option – black - Heavy to lift in high surfaces like cars and stairs

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