CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Pulsar PG15KVTWB VS. Briggs and Stratton 30713

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Winner:

Pulsar PG15KVTWB

Reasons to buy Pulsar PG15KVTWB:

  • button icon Uses an electric push button to start
  • button icon Air cooled 4 stroke engine
  • button icon 10.6 gallon fuel tank capacity
  • button icon Has a dual fuel capability of gas and propane
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Runners Up:

Briggs and Stratton 30713

Reasons to buy Briggs and Stratton 30713 :

  • button icon Portable Generator with Wheels
  • button icon 12 HOURS OF RUNTIME
  • button icon EASY TO USE CONTROL PANEL
  • button icon Has a power surge alternator
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Pulsar PG15KVTWB

  • RV Ready
  • Dual Fuel
  • ENGINE TYPE
  • EPA Certified
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
  • Starting method
DESIGN:
WINNER :

Pulsar PG15KVTWB

  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
SAFETY:
DRAW :
CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Pulsar PG15KVTWB

Reasons why we like it:

  • RV Ready
  • Dual Fuel
  • ENGINE TYPE
  • EPA Certified
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
  • Starting method
  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
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COMPARISON – Pulsar PG15KVTWB VS. Briggs and Stratton 30713

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

This generator is portable and can be easily transported

Yes

Portable Generator with Wheels. 10-INCH WHEELS FOR PORTABILITY

Starting Watts

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

15000 of starting watts for gasoline and 13500 starting watts for propane

Yes

5000 watts

Running Stats

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Runs at 12000 for gas and 11000 for propane

Yes

Runs of 6250 watts – very powerful wattage

RV Ready

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

RV Ready - It is CARB compliant and provides high energy for large appliances

No

Gas Powered

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Works using gasoline

Run Time on Full Tank

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

N/A

Yes

Long run time of 12 hours on 1/2 load

Recoil Start

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
No

No

Electric Start

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Electric start

Yes

Electric start - Easy to operate control panel

Dual Fuel

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Dual fuel capability

No

FUEL TYPE

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Easily switches between gasoline and propane fuel types

Yes

Gasoline

AMPERAGE

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

VOLTAGE

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

240 Volts

Yes

120 Voltage

FREQUENCY

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

HORSEPOWER

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

21 HP

Yes

N/A

ENGINE TYPE

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

713 cc engine type

No

ENGINE SPEED

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

N/A

Yes

389 cc engine type – heavy duty

CARB Compliant

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Is CARB Compliant

Yes

N/A

CSA Certified

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
No

No

EPA Certified

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Has been approved by EPA and certified

No

Cold Start Technology

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

N/A

Yes

N/A

Easy to Start

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

A simple electric push button to start. It is fast and easy to begin unlike the traditional pull start method

Yes

Press on the button to start. Easy to use control panel with quick guides

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

10.6 gallon fuel capacity with a fuel gauge

Yes

5 gallon fuel tank. Delivers 12 hours of uninterrupted runtime

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

N/A

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

About 10 hours after a 1/2 load

Yes

Takes 12 hours running after a 1/2 load. Keeps you connected during long power shortages

Runtime (Propane)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

N/A

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Built with a low oil shut off to save the engine from damage when oil is finished

Yes

Created with low oil shut off function. Prevents accidents when oil is at minimum

Air Cooled

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Engine can be air cooled

Yes

Yes – generator uses the Overhead Valve (OHV) to get air cooled

Engine Capacity

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

713 cc V-Twin of 4-Stroke engine capacity

Yes

389 cc engine capacity

Voltmeter

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

N/A

No

Noise Level (dBA)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

77 dBA quiet noise level

Yes

Noise Level

Multi-Purpose

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Multipurpose generator – recreation, camping, tailgating, emergency power for homes

Yes

Can be used for multi-purpose – RV ready, camping, sites and homes

Heavy Duty

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Heavy duty – can handle providing backup power required for large tools and any other electrical loads

Yes

Power surge alternator – generator can power up both small and large electric appliances during power outages

Solar Generator

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
No

No

Framed for Durability

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Features a heavy duty frame that is powder coated with a lifting bar

Yes

Is framed for durability

Starting method

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Electric start with an on and off button on generator

No

Pulsar PG15KVTWB

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Yes, it has an open frame design

Yes

Has an open frame

Outlets

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Features 5 outlets that include; (4) 120V 20A Outlets, (1) 120V 30A twist lock outlet, (1) 120/240V 30A twist lock outlet & (1) 240V 50A RV Outlet

Yes

(4) 120V household outlets and (1) 120/240V, 30A locking outlet – ideal for portable power usage

Portable

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Its wheels and foldable handles enhance portability of this PG15KVTWB

Yes

Generator can be moved to any place.

Weight

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

386 pounds in weight

Yes

187 pounds

Wheel type

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Uses the never flat wheels to aid movement of generator

Yes

Never go flat wheels – 10 inches makes to easy to climb multiple surfaces

Handle style

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Handle is constructed with a foldable style

Yes

Fold up handle style – ideal for storage especially in places with little space

Warranty

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Up to 2 years warranty on parts and 1 year warranty on labor

Yes

N/A

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

39.5 x 26.5 x 32 inches

No

Included Accessories

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

N/A

Yes

Comes with engine oil, operators manual and a quick start up and shutdown guide

Pulsar PG15KVTWB

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Indicates to inform you about low oil in fuel tank

Yes

Has an hour meter – shows the amount of time remaining for automatic shut down for low oil

Low oil shutdown

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

Shuts down automatically once gas or propane has not been added in fuel tank

Yes

Yes, generator will go off once low has reached minimum in fuel tank

Noise Level

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

77 decibels noise level

Yes

N/A

CONCLUSION

Pros

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

- It features a 3 in 1 digital voltage, time meter and frequency - Starts at 15000 watts of gasoline and 13,500 watts for propane - Runs at 12000 for gas and 11000 for propane - Generator uses two kinds of fuel (gasoline and propane ) with a simple switch - Contains a heavy duty powder coated frame that contains a lifting bar - Built with up to 5 outlets that include; (4) 120V 20A Outlets, (1) 120V 30A twist lock outlet, (1) 120/240V 30A twist lock outlet & (1) 240V 50A RV Outlet - A large 10.6 gallon fuel tank capacity that delivers an extended run time - A fold down handle type that is suitable for storage and movement - Has a powerful V twin engine that provides a reliable performance - Spends 10 hours running after only a 1/2 load - It is approved for safety by being EPA certified and CARB Compliant - Contains a low oil indicator and automatically shuts down when oil is low in fuel tank - Long warranty period of 2 years - Generator is RV Ready - Portable to shift from one place to another - High 240 voltage

Yes

- Outlets built with rubber covers that guards against elements - 10 inch never go flat solid wheels that can easily climb over any surface - A long runtime of 12 hours to keep you powered during power shortages - Features a power surge alternator that created a short surge power required to start large and small appliances and tools - A fold up handle with rubber details to prevent slipping off hands - High quality metallic fuel tank with a 5 gallon capacity - Portable generator that can be transported to any place without difficulty - Comes with engine oil, manual and easy start and stop guide - Built with a multi featured control panel that has a circuit breaker protection - Its overhead Valve (OHV) technology helps the generator to run cooler and longer - Heavy duty 389 cc engine type that is reliable and long lasting - Generator has been framed for durability - High start of 6250 watts and operation of 5000 watts - Suitable for portable power needs with its 4 120V household outlets and 1 120/240V, 30A locking outlet - Built for multi-purpose because it is RV ready, camping and homes - Contains a low oil shut down to save engine from damage - Great design that easily blends with décor - Built with an open frame design

Cons

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Briggs and Stratton 30713
Yes

- A cold start technology is not included in this generator - It is not completely quite as it provides emergency power - This generator is not CSA certified - Doesn’t uses solar as a fuel source

Yes

- Not created for solar usage – no direct sun charge - Uses only one type of fuel – might be costly - Does not recoil to start running - Might be hard to carry in places wheels cannot maneuver over - Uses gasoline which is inflammable

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