CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Pulsar PG15KVTWB VS. Champion 8000 Watt

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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:

Champion 8000 Watt

Reasons to buy Champion 8000 Watt :

  • button icon 4 Stroke
  • button icon Cast Iron Sleeve for Durability
  • button icon Electric and Recoil Start
  • button icon Single Cylinder
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Pulsar PG15KVTWB

  • Run Time on Full Tank
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
DESIGN:
WINNER :

Pulsar PG15KVTWB

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

Reasons why we like it:

  • Run Time on Full Tank
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
  • Wheel type
  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
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COMPARISON – Pulsar PG15KVTWB VS. Champion 8000 Watt

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

This generator is portable and can be easily transported

Yes

It is portable

Starting Watts

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

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

Yes

10,000 watts – gasoline, 9025 watts - propane

Running Stats

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Runs at 12000 for gas and 11000 for propane

Yes

8000 watts – gasoline, 7250 watts - propane

RV Ready

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

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

Yes

Ready

Gas Powered

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Yes, it is powered by gas

Run Time on Full Tank

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

N/A

No

Recoil Start

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
No

Yes

Recoil start is optional

Electric Start

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Electric start

Yes

It is electric started since it has an on and off switch

Dual Fuel

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Dual fuel capability

Yes

It is a dual fuel equipment

FUEL TYPE

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Easily switches between gasoline and propane fuel types

Yes

Propane / gasoline

AMPERAGE

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

N/A

Yes

33.3A

VOLTAGE

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

240 Volts

Yes

120 / 240 volts

FREQUENCY

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

N/A

Yes

60Hz

HORSEPOWER

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

21 HP

Yes

15.3 Hp

ENGINE TYPE

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

713 cc engine type

Yes

4 stroke engine

ENGINE SPEED

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

N/A

Yes

3600 EPM

CARB Compliant

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Is CARB Compliant

Yes

It is CARB complaint

CSA Certified

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
No

No

EPA Certified

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Has been approved by EPA and certified

Yes

It is EPA certified

Cold Start Technology

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

N/A

Yes

Has in built technology for easy start in cold weather

Easy to Start

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

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

Yes

It is easy to start since it is designed with a push and pull button which enable you to start to stop it

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

10.6 gallon fuel capacity with a fuel gauge

Yes

20 pounds

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

N/A

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

About 10 hours after a 1/2 load

Yes

8 hours

Runtime (Propane)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

N/A

Yes

5 hours

Low Oil Shut-Off

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

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

Yes

Has a low oil shut off sensor

Air Cooled

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Engine can be air cooled

Yes

It is air air cooled

Engine Capacity

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

713 cc V-Twin of 4-Stroke engine capacity

Yes

459cc

Voltmeter

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

N/A

No

Noise Level (dBA)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

77 dBA quiet noise level

Yes

74dba from 23feets

Multi-Purpose

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

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

Yes

It is multi-purpose for example it can be used at camps, for home power backup and others

Heavy Duty

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

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

Yes

It is a heavy duty equipment since it can be used at construction sites, in ranches, sump pump

Solar Generator

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
No

No

Framed for Durability

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

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

Yes

Yes, it is framed for durability

Starting method

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Electric start with an on and off button on generator

Yes

Electric switch / Recoil method

Pulsar PG15KVTWB

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Yes, it has an open frame design

Yes

Has an open frame

Outlets

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
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

(one)-120/240V 30A locking outlet,(one)-120V 30A locking outlet, and (four) 120V 20A GFCI

Portable

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Its wheels and foldable handles enhance portability of this PG15KVTWB

Yes

It is portable since it has never flat tires for easy transportation

Weight

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

386 pounds in weight

Yes

209.4 pounds

Wheel type

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Uses the never flat wheels to aid movement of generator

No

Handle style

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Handle is constructed with a foldable style

Yes

It is designed with U-shaped foldaway handles for easy storage and never flat tires for easy transportation

Warranty

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

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

Yes

3 years

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

39.5 x 26.5 x 32 inches

No

Included Accessories

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

N/A

Yes

Oil Funnel, Wheel Kit, Engine Oil, Battery and Propane (LPG) Hose

Pulsar PG15KVTWB

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

Indicates to inform you about low oil in fuel tank

Yes

The generator shut down automatically indicating low oil levels

Low oil shutdown

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

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

Yes

It shuts down automatically when it senses that the oil level is low

Noise Level

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
Yes

77 decibels noise level

Yes

74dba from 23ft

CONCLUSION

Pros

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
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

• It is dependable in case of power outage. • It is easy to start since it has an on and off power switch. • It has good power output. • It is a powerful machine with 10,000 starting watts and 8000 running watts. • It is well packed and has clear directions which makes setup hassle free. • It has a button which enables quick and safe switching between fuel sources.

Cons

Pulsar PG15KVTWB
Champion 8000 Watt
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

• It burns much oil during its operations which makes it costly to use. • It produces a lot of vibration during operations. • It is heavy and bulky which makes it difficult to be transported. • It is noisy during work processes since it has a high noise level (74dba) . • It does not have wheels.

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