CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Pulsar PG1202S VS. Firman P03608

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Winner:

Pulsar PG1202S

Reasons to buy Pulsar PG1202S:

  • button icon It’s a mini portable generator
  • button icon Automatic low oil shut down
  • button icon Runs for 8.5 hours on a 1/2 load
  • button icon Starts at 1200 watts and runs at 900 watts
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Runners Up:

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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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Pulsar PG1202S

  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • EPA Certified
DESIGN:
WINNER :

Firman P03608

  • Wheel type
SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Pulsar PG1202S

Reasons why we like it:

  • HORSEPOWER
  • ENGINE SPEED
  • EPA Certified
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COMPARISON – Pulsar PG1202S VS. Firman P03608

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Features a mini size that is portable to move from one place to another

Yes

It is a portable generator with a lightweight build

Starting Watts

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

1200 peak watts for staring

Yes

3300 Starting Watts

Running Stats

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

900 running watts of power

Yes

3000 Running Watts

RV Ready

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

RV ready – delivers multipurpose and heavy duty power for both indoors and outdoors

Yes

RV ready using its multi feature control panel with covered outlets

Gas Powered

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Gas powered

Run Time on Full Tank

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Can run 8.5 hours on a 50% load

Yes

Runs for 10 hours on 50% load

Recoil Start

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Recoil starts

Yes

Recoil start

Electric Start

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
No

No

Dual Fuel

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
No

No

FUEL TYPE

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Works with non-leaded gasoline and oil mixture fuel type

Yes

Uses both gasoline or propane

AMPERAGE

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

Yes

30 Amperage

VOLTAGE

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

120 Volts

Yes

120 Volts

FREQUENCY

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

2.2 HP

No

ENGINE TYPE

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

72 cc 2 stroke engine type

Yes

171 cc

ENGINE SPEED

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

No

CARB Compliant

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Complies with the CARB standards for safety

Yes

CARB Complaint

CSA Certified

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
No

No

EPA Certified

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

EPA certified

No

Cold Start Technology

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
No

No

Easy to Start

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Hassle free starting method. All you do is pull start for the generator to run

Yes

Just simply pull start to begin generator

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

1.1 gallon fuel tank

Yes

1.8 gallon fuel tank capacity

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Takes up to 8.5 hours nonstop at a 1/2 load

Yes

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

Runtime (Propane)

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
No

Yes

10 hours of nonstop power supply

Low Oil Shut-Off

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Yes, this generator will shut down immediately low oil is detected in the fuel tank

Yes

Powers down instantly on low oil alert

Air Cooled

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Generator is air cooled to prevent it from heating up

Yes

Engine air cools using through the Phoenix Fat Head Block

Engine Capacity

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

72 cc engine capacity

Yes

Max Pro Series 171 cc engine

Voltmeter

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

Noise Level (dBA)

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

65 dBA noise level

Yes

58 decibels

Multi-Purpose

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Multi-purpose generator – can provide emergency power in homes, camps, while fishing, hunting, tailgating etc

Yes

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

Heavy Duty

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Can handle heavy duty appliances – provides emergency power and keeps your appliances connected

Yes

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

Solar Generator

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
No

No

Framed for Durability

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

It is framed for durability to last over a long period

Yes

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

Starting method

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Recoil starting method

Yes

Recoil starting method

Pulsar PG1202S

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

PG1202S features an open frame build

Yes

Generator contains a open frame design

Outlets

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

(2) 120V AC Outlets, (1) 12V DC Output

Yes

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

Portable

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Portable using its brief and light compact build for easy transportation

Yes

Portable through the wheels, handle and low weight

Weight

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

35 lbs

Yes

110 pounds

Wheel type

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
No

Yes

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

Handle style

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Comfort grip handles – easily accessible when moving generator to another place

Yes

Folding handle style

Warranty

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

1 year warranty

Yes

3 year warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

16.2 x 14 x 14.8 inches

Yes

30 x 22.8 x 22 inches

Included Accessories

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

12 V battery cables

Yes

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

Firman P03608

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Comprises of low oil and over load protection system. Indicates when oil is low

Yes

Alerts user when the oil in the fuel tank is low

Low oil shutdown

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

Automatically shuts down when oil is minimum in the 1.1 gallon fuel tank

Yes

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

Noise Level

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

65 decibels quiet mode system – runs the generator in silence not to interrupt your activity

Yes

58 decibels noise level with a whisper hybrid dual fuel series

CONCLUSION

Pros

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

- Generator is able to handle heavy duty appliances and provides emergency power to keeps your appliances connected - Features high beginning watts 1200 watts and 900 running watts for gasoline - It comes with 2 120V AC outlets and 1 12V DC output grant you the ability to charge and power numerous devices - Complies with the CARB standards for safety and is EPA certified for safety - Easy to start using the traditional pull-start mechanism that is user friendly - RV ready through its multipurpose and heavy duty ability for both indoors and outdoors - Generator contains a low oil and over load protection that turns off engine when oil is too low or too much - Has a non leaded gasoline and oil mixture fuel type - On top and easily accessible handle style with a rubberized material to give you a soft handle - Comes with 12 V battery cables of included accessories - Features a lightweight 35 lbs and a compact size - 65 decibels quiet mode system to helps you enjoy quiet running - This brand comes with a 1 year warranty - Provides emergency power for up to 8.5 hours on a 50% load of gasoline - Also contains an engine switch for on and off

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

Pulsar PG1202S
Firman P03608
Yes

- It is not built with wheels to help with movement - Doesn’t use solar as a fuel type - Cold start technology is not included in the generator - Not able to electric start or use a remote control system - Generator uses fuel which may be inflammable if not uses well

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

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