Best PTO Generators

Best PTO Generators

Top-Rated & Best-Selling PTO Generators

Jared, the Generator Expert
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Generator Expert

Power take-off, or PTO generators, are your best bet if you're looking for an efficient source of power when working the land. We've put together the Best PTO Generators of 2021 based on our best-selling, highest-rated models with expert recommendations to ensure you get the perfect type for your needs. 

 

If you're not sure what kind of PTO generator you need, check out our PTO Generator Buyer’s Guide to get started and come back to the list for an expert recommendation. You can also peruse our other lists of Best Electric Generators.



 

Best PTO Generators List

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Best 540 RPM PTO Generators

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Learn More About IMD 22006
$2,879.00
Expert Review
This PTO generator offers you a great value for 22kW of power. You can back up power to your farm or your house for the price of a portable generator. As long as you have a tractor with a 44 HP engine, you really can't go wrong with this competitively-priced PTO generator.
Features
Convert Your Tractor Into a Generator
  • Use your tractor engine to generate electricity
  • Requires at least 41 PTO HP to operate properly
Multiple Applications
  • Generate electricity to power tools on the farm or ranch
  • Backup your home, barn or buildings during a power outage
3600 RPM Brushless Alternator w/ Capacitor
  • Designed for maintenance-free performance
100% Copper Winding, Low Distortion Alternator
  • Provides THD <5%, for high quality power output
Aluminum & Steel Housing
  • Lightweight design for maximum durability


Best 1000 RPM PTO Generators

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Learn More About Winco 64868-012
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Features
Full Power Anderson Style Receptacle (Includes Anderson Plug)
  • Rugged, high-quality material designed to weather the outdoors
Cast Iron Gear Case
  • Easily monitor your power usage right from your tractor seat
Large Voltmeter
  • Protects generator and appliances from overload
Mainline Circuit Breaker
  • Produces clean and safe electricity for sensitive electronics
Brushless Alternator - Low Harmonic Content (<8%)


    Best Selling PTO Generators

    3
    Learn More About IMD 22007
    $3,089.00
    Features
    Convert Your Tractor Into a Generator
    • Use your tractor engine to generate electricity
    • Requires at least 41 PTO HP to operate properly
    Multiple Applications
    • Generate electricity to power tools on the farm or ranch
    • Backup your home, barn or buildings during a power outage
    Automatic Voltage Regulator (AVR)
    • Produces clean and safe electricity for sensitive electronics
    100% Copper Winding, Low Distortion Alternator
    • Provides THD <5%, for high quality power output
    Aluminum & Steel Housing
    • Lightweight design for maximum durability


    Best Customer-Rated PTO Generators

    4
    Learn More About Winco 99840-004
    $1,989.00
    Expert Review
    This PTO generator offers a 60-amp outlet that allows you to connect to most manual transfer switches. The brushless alternator, produces clean power at less than 5% THD. This allows you to safely and confidently power sensitive electronics, such as computers and televisions. As long as you have a tractor with a 30 HP engine, this will meet your needs!
    Features
    Convert Your Tractor Into a Generator
      Multiple Applications
      • Generate electricity to power tools on the farm or ranch
      • Backup your home, barn or buildings during a power outage
      Brushless Alternator
      • Use your tractor engine to generate electricity
      • Requires 30-HP at the PTO to operate properly (515 rpm)
      • Produces clean and safe electricity for sensitive electronics
      Mainline Circuit Breaker
      • Protects generator and appliances from overload
      Large Voltmeter
      • Easily monitor your power usage right from your tractor seat



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