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Generac 6954 - GP8000E 8000 Watt Electric Start Portable Generator

Generac 6954 - GP8000E 8000 Watt Electric Start Portable Generator
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Model: 6954
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Product Description
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Grade
Style
Run Watts
8,000
Rated Watts
Surge Watts
10,000
Starting Watts
Fuel
Engine
Grade
Emergency
Style
Portable
Run Watts
8,000
Surge Watts
10,000 Starting Watts
Fuel
Gasoline
Engine
Generac
Features
Features
  • Portable Emergency Generator
  • Energizes mission-critical appliances - except central A/C
  • Electric Start
  • Start the generator with the press of a button (Battery Included)
  • Plug-in battery charger jack keeps battery charged and ready
  • 420cc Generac OHV« Engine
  • Splash type lubrication for improved engine life
  • Low Oil Pressure Safety Shutdown
  • Protects the engine and generator from lack of lubrication
  • 30A 120/240V (L14-30R) Twist-Lock Receptacle***
  • Allows for connection to a manual transfer switch (MTS)
  • Allows for connection to a convenience cord
  • Steel Gas Tank w/ Fuel Gauge
  • Durable gas tank with offset filler tube to minimize spillage
  • Heavy-Duty Cradle
  • 1-1/4" diameter hardened steel frame helps prevent damage
  • Portability Kit
  • Oversized wheels with Never-flat technology
  • Heavy-duty fold-down handles that lock
  • Hour Meter
  • Built-in resets remind you of scheduled maintenance
  • Low Tone Muffler
  • Minimizes noise levels and maintains neighborhood sanity
  • ***Note - Allows You To Get Maximum Power From Generator
Specifications
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA L14-30R
Engine
Engine Brand
Generac
Starting System
12-Volt Button Start w/ Recoil
CC
420 CC
Consumer Engine Warranty
2 Years
Commercial Engine Warranty
1 Year
Engine RPM
3600 RPM
Low Oil Alert/Shutdown
Yes
Cast Iron Sleeve
Yes
Product Specs
Voltage
120/240 Single-Phase
Frequency
60 Hertz
Alternator
Brush
Auto Voltage Regulation
Yes
Rated Watts
8000 Watts
Surge Watts
10000 Watts
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Rated Amps
33 Amps
Portability Kit
Never Flat Wheels
Tank Size
7.5 Gallons
Run Time @ 50% Load
9.5 Hours
Fuel Tank Material
Metal
Fuel Gauge
Yes
Decibel Rating @ 7m Learn More Sound levels are measured in decibels (dB). The lower the decibel rating, the less noise the product makes. As an example, a ticking watch is 20 dB while on the other end of the scale, a lawn mower is around 90 dB.
Not Measured by Manufacturer
Idle Control
No
Hour Meter
Yes
Voltage Meter
No
Lifting Eye
No
Battery
Included
Grade Type
Emergency
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R - GFCI
2
NEMA L14-30R
1
Overview
Made in USA
No
Weight
197 Pounds
Assembly Required
Yes
Product Style
Portable Generator
Product Length
28.8 Inches
Product Width
27.25 Inches
Product Height
25.75 Inches
Consumer Warranty
2 Years
Commercial Warranty
1 Year
UPC
696471069549
Grade
Style
Run Watts
8,000
Rated Watts
Surge Watts
10,000
Starting Watts
Fuel
Engine
Grade
Emergency
Style
Portable
Run Watts
8,000
Surge Watts
10,000 Starting Watts
Fuel
Gasoline
Engine
Generac
Features
Features
  • Portable Emergency Generator
  • Energizes mission-critical appliances - except central A/C
  • Electric Start
  • Start the generator with the press of a button (Battery Included)
  • Plug-in battery charger jack keeps battery charged and ready
  • 420cc Generac OHV« Engine
  • Splash type lubrication for improved engine life
  • Low Oil Pressure Safety Shutdown
  • Protects the engine and generator from lack of lubrication
  • 30A 120/240V (L14-30R) Twist-Lock Receptacle***
  • Allows for connection to a manual transfer switch (MTS)
  • Allows for connection to a convenience cord
  • Steel Gas Tank w/ Fuel Gauge
  • Durable gas tank with offset filler tube to minimize spillage
  • Heavy-Duty Cradle
  • 1-1/4" diameter hardened steel frame helps prevent damage
  • Portability Kit
  • Oversized wheels with Never-flat technology
  • Heavy-duty fold-down handles that lock
  • Hour Meter
  • Built-in resets remind you of scheduled maintenance
  • Low Tone Muffler
  • Minimizes noise levels and maintains neighborhood sanity
  • ***Note - Allows You To Get Maximum Power From Generator
Specifications
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA L14-30R
Engine
Engine Brand
Generac
Starting System
12-Volt Button Start w/ Recoil
CC
420 CC
Consumer Engine Warranty
2 Years
Commercial Engine Warranty
1 Year
Engine RPM
3600 RPM
Low Oil Alert/Shutdown
Yes
Cast Iron Sleeve
Yes
Product Specs
Voltage
120/240 Single-Phase
Frequency
60 Hertz
Alternator
Brush
Auto Voltage Regulation
Yes
Rated Watts
8000 Watts
Surge Watts
10000 Watts
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Rated Amps
33 Amps
Portability Kit
Never Flat Wheels
Tank Size
7.5 Gallons
Run Time @ 50% Load
9.5 Hours
Fuel Tank Material
Metal
Fuel Gauge
Yes
Decibel Rating @ 7m Learn More Sound levels are measured in decibels (dB). The lower the decibel rating, the less noise the product makes. As an example, a ticking watch is 20 dB while on the other end of the scale, a lawn mower is around 90 dB.
Not Measured by Manufacturer
Idle Control
No
Hour Meter
Yes
Voltage Meter
No
Lifting Eye
No
Battery
Included
Grade Type
Emergency
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R - GFCI
2
NEMA L14-30R
1
Overview
Made in USA
No
Weight
197 Pounds
Assembly Required
Yes
Product Style
Portable Generator
Product Length
28.8 Inches
Product Width
27.25 Inches
Product Height
25.75 Inches
Consumer Warranty
2 Years
Commercial Warranty
1 Year
UPC
696471069549
Product Specs
+
Specifications
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA L14-30R
Engine
Engine Brand
Generac
Starting System
12-Volt Button Start w/ Recoil
CC
420 CC
Consumer Engine Warranty
2 Years
Commercial Engine Warranty
1 Year
Engine RPM
3600 RPM
Low Oil Alert/Shutdown
Yes
Cast Iron Sleeve
Yes
Product Specs
Voltage
120/240 Single-Phase
Frequency
60 Hertz
Alternator
Brush
Auto Voltage Regulation
Yes
Rated Watts
8000 Watts
Surge Watts
10000 Watts
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Rated Amps
33 Amps
Portability Kit
Never Flat Wheels
Tank Size
7.5 Gallons
Run Time @ 50% Load
9.5 Hours
Fuel Tank Material
Metal
Fuel Gauge
Yes
Decibel Rating @ 7m Learn More Sound levels are measured in decibels (dB). The lower the decibel rating, the less noise the product makes. As an example, a ticking watch is 20 dB while on the other end of the scale, a lawn mower is around 90 dB.
Not Measured by Manufacturer
Idle Control
No
Hour Meter
Yes
Voltage Meter
No
Lifting Eye
No
Battery
Included
Grade Type
Emergency
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R - GFCI
2
NEMA L14-30R
1
Overview
Made in USA
No
Weight
197 Pounds
Assembly Required
Yes
Product Style
Portable Generator
Product Length
28.8 Inches
Product Width
27.25 Inches
Product Height
25.75 Inches
Consumer Warranty
2 Years
Commercial Warranty
1 Year
UPC
696471069549
Reviews
(73)
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Generac 6954 Reviews & Ratings
93% of Reviewers Recommend This Product
Product Q&A
(1)
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Search Product Q&A's Answered by Jim, the Portable Generator Expert
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Does this product need to be assembled?
David 
from Florida 
June 16, 2018
Answer
This unit requires the wheels, front feet and handle to be attached to the unit upon delivery.
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