The Generac 8000 Watt Portable Generator Model: 5680 offers reliability, affordability and ease-of-use for any type of user. It is a very dependable device during times of power outage. The mobility factor is also a plus since you can take it along for outdoor activities and other uses. Determine the unique traits and consider if it is the right one.
The portable generator features 10,000 surge or starting and 8,000 running watts on a 120/240 volt single-phase setup. It has 66.6/33.3 Amps, 4 120-V, 20 Amp outlets, a 30 Amp locking outlet with 120/240V and a 410cc OHVI engine boasting more than 3,000 hours engine life total and 3600 RPM. There is also an 8-gallon steel fuel tank with fuel gauge, pressure lube with filter, low-tone muffler for noise control and low-oil shutdown. The gas tank is completely made of steel and adequately prevents spillage.
The Generac 5680 is a heavy duty device with folding lockable handles, 9.5-inch solid wheels and hardened steel tube cradle. There are circuit breaker protected outlets and hour meter with maintenance resets to ensure that you make the necessary maintenance checks. Run time is about 8 hours at 50% with a recoil starting system. The device weighs 200 lbs, measures 33.5 inches in length, 26.5 inches in width and 27.5 inches in height and includes a generator.
The model is made in the United States and runs on gasoline. It has a 2-year consumer and 1-year commercial engine warranty. It also features a lifting eye and brushless alternator. The 5680 is very ideal for homes and outdoor camps, providing you enough energy to run items like a refrigerator, surface fans, etc.