CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Rainier R12000DF VS. DuroMax XP12000EH

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Winner:

Rainier R12000DF

Reasons to buy Rainier R12000DF:

  • button icon Dual Fuel-Gasoline and Propane
  • button icon EPA and CARB Compliant.
  • button icon Operational Volume as Low as 72dB.
  • button icon Automatic Low Oil Shutdown
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Runners Up:

DuroMax XP12000EH

Reasons to buy DuroMax XP12000EH :

  • button icon Ideal for House, Camping, Parties and Rv
  • button icon Unique MX2 switch, which doubles your 120-volt amperage for heavy loads.
  • button icon Can run on Propane or Gasoline.
  • button icon It has got a powerful Duromax engine.
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE:
DRAW :
DESIGN:
WINNER :

Rainier R12000DF

  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
Rainier R12000DF

Reasons why we like it:

  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
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COMPARISON – Rainier R12000DF VS. DuroMax XP12000EH

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Yes, this generator can easily be transferred to a different location

Yes

Yes it is a portable generator

Starting Watts

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

12000 Peak Watts (Gasoline), 10800 Peak Watts (Propane)

Yes

12,000 Watts

Running Stats

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

9500 Running Watts (Gasoline), 8550 Running Watts (Propane)

Yes

9,500 Watts

RV Ready

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

RV Ready

Yes

With its fordable handles, wheels and various outlets - this model is RV ready

Gas Powered

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Powered through gas

Yes

Gas powered

Run Time on Full Tank

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Up to 17 Hours of Run Time on 6.6G Gas Tank

Yes

8.83 hours(gasoline) and 7.2hours(propane)

Recoil Start

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Uses the recoil starting method

Yes

You can manually start or pull start the engine using a rope start.

Electric Start

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Electric start

Yes

Features a user-friendly keyed electric start

Dual Fuel

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Dual Fuel Open Frame Generator

Yes

Uses Propane & Gasoline

FUEL TYPE

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Gasoline: 9500 Rated Watts | 12000 Peak Watts, Propane: 8550 Rated Watts | 10800 Peak Watts

Yes

GASOLINE / PROPANE

AMPERAGE

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

30A

Yes

39.6A/79.2A

VOLTAGE

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

120/240V

Yes

120V / 240VAC & 12VDC

FREQUENCY

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

N/A

Yes

60Hz

HORSEPOWER

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

16HP

Yes

18HP

ENGINE TYPE

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

457cc OHV 4 Stroke Rainier Engine

Yes

4-CYCLE AIR-COOLED SPARK-IGNITION

ENGINE SPEED

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

N/A

Yes

3600RPM

CARB Compliant

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

It is CARB Compliant

Yes

Yes, it’s CARB Compliant

CSA Certified

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
No

No

EPA Certified

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

It is EPA certified

Yes

Yes It is EPA certified

Cold Start Technology

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
No

No

Easy to Start

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

A quick toggle of a switch is all it takes to kickstart this generator into action. With an Easy-to-Use Electric Start Switch, it will save you the hassle of having to pull the recoil start to get the engine started.

Yes

It’s easy to start. Electric Start - no manual work required

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

6.6 gallons

Yes

8.3 Gallons

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

20 lbs tank

Yes

40 GALLONS

Runtime (Gasoline)

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

It will run for 8.5 hours on a half load of gasoline.

Yes

8.83 HOURS

Runtime (Propane)

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

It will run for 5.5 hours on a half load of propane.

Yes

7.2 HOURS

Low Oil Shut-Off

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Features a low oil shut off to protect from engine damage

Yes

Yes it has a low oil shut-off – Which Protects your generator by automatically shutting it off when it senses that the oil is low.

Air Cooled

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Engine automatically air cools to avoid over heating

Yes

Yes it can be cooled by air

Engine Capacity

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

457cc

Yes

457 cc

Voltmeter

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Digital Multimeter Ac/dc Voltage reader.

Yes

It is 12000eh voltmeter

Noise Level (dBA)

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Operational Volume as Low as 72dB

Yes

It’s at 74Db at 1/4 load - With an oversized noise reducing muffler with a built-in spark arrestor which enables smooth and quiet operation.

Multi-Purpose

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Multi-purpose generator – built for use in camps, tailgating, power tool use and provision of emergency backup power for homes

Yes

Yes its multi-purpose. For house , parties , RV, camping

Heavy Duty

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Heavy duty generator – gives emergency power for lightening, charging appliances, powers up small appliances and tools

Yes

It performs heavy duties – Can be used as back-up for house, can also be used on parties.

Solar Generator

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
No

No

Framed for Durability

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Framed using a hardened 1 ¼ inches steel tube for durability

Yes

Yes its framed

Starting method

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Electric, Recoil

Yes

ELECTRIC / RECOIL

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Generator features an open frame design

Yes

Yes it has got an open frame

Outlets

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

(1) Duplex 120V 20A GFCI (5-20R), (1) 120V 30A (L5-30R), (1) 120/240V 30A (L14-30R) (1) 120/240V 50A (14-50R)

Yes

(Two) - 120V 20A GFCI Outlet, (One) - 120V 30A Twist Lock, (One) - 120/240V 30A Twist Lock, (One) - 120/240V 50A Heavy Duty Outlet.

Portable

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

This generator is portable and easily transferred.

Yes

You can transport it anywhere

Weight

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

196 Lbs.

Yes

260LBS

Wheel type

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Includes Wheel Kit with Two 10 Inch Wheels

Yes

It has solid fill-wheels

Handle style

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Two Foam Grip Handles for Your Convenience

Yes

Fold-able handles – make it easy to transport

Warranty

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Backed By a 3-Year Limited Warranty

Yes

3 years

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

27.2 x 26.1 x 26 inches

No

Included Accessories

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Includes Wheel Kit with Two 10 Inch Wheels

Yes

Oil Funnel, Spark Plug Wrench, Tool Set, Wheel & Handle Kit, DC Charging Cables and Owner's Manual

Rainier R12000DF

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Indicates to alert once oil is at minimum in fuel tank

Yes

The generator shuts down indicating low oil level

Low oil shutdown

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

Able to detect low oil remainder and then shuts down automatically

Yes

Yes the generator shuts down in case the oil level is low

Noise Level

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

72dB

Yes

74dB

CONCLUSION

Pros

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

• Low noise level. • Low oil shutdown • Low oil indicator • Light weight and portable • Convenient handle style • open frame design • Framed for durability • Heavy duty • Air cooling

Yes

• Affordable and versatile than a standby generator while still holding enough power for running household appliances. • Great for keeping the essential electronics running at home and • Suitable as a work site generator. • The installation process of the generator is easier and also more affordable. • Portable. • Its covered by a 3 –year factory warranty. • Its engine is powerful.

Cons

Rainier R12000DF
DuroMax XP12000EH
Yes

• It is not a solar generator. • It does not have a cold start generator. • Not CSA certified.

Yes

• The engine produces a dangerous chemical which causes cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. • Incase Gasoline is ignited, a person maybe burnt or injured since Gasoline is highly flammable and explosive. • Exhaust contains poisonous carbon monoxide gas that can build up to dangerous levels in closed areas hence breathing it can cause unconsciousness or death. • Improper connection to a building can allow electrical current to back feed into utility lines creating an electrocution hazard. • The generator is potential source of electrical shock if not kept dry. • The generator makes a lot of noise hence ending up polluting the environment.

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