Briggs & Stratton Elite Series 7,000-Watt Gasoline Powered Portable Generator-30470 at The Home Depot

Briggs & Stratton

Model # 30470

Internet # 202409470

Elite Series 7,000-Watt Gasoline Powered Portable Generator

Briggs & Stratton Elite Series 7,000-Watt Gasoline Powered Portable Generator

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Model # 30470

Internet # 202409470

The Briggs & Stratton 30470 7000-Watt Gas Powered Portable Generator produces clean and instant power to keep appliances and other important electronics running during a power outage or natural disaster. This unit features a 2100 Series OHV 420cc Engine that produces 21-foot-pounds of torque and a 7.5gal. metal fuel tank for an impressive 9-hours of continuous operation at 50-percent load on a full tank. Features a fuel gauge and hour meter for monitoring gas levels, super Lo-Tone Muffler and key electric start and remote choke for fast, effortless starting from one central location. The Briggs & Stratton 30470 comes with engine oil, quick start guide and operator's manual. The Briggs & Stratton 30470 7000-Watt Gas Powered Portable Generator comes with a 3-year limited warranty to protect against defects in materials and workmanship. For more than a century, Briggs & Stratton branded engines and power equipment have helped consumers get the job done. Known for hard-working, dependable, efficient products, Briggs & Stratton is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on all seven continents.

  • Power Surge Alternator to run multiple large appliances at the same time
  • 12-inch never go flat wheels to easily move in and out of storage or to new sites
  • Includes (4) 120-Volt outlets, (1) 120/240-Volt 30-amp outlet with circuit breaker protection
  • Technical information: 7000 running Watts, 8750 starting Watts, 29.1-surge amps
  • Rated in accordance with CSA and rated in accordance with PGMA standards
  • Additional items required: cord set and gas
  • Click on the “More Info” tab to download the specifications pdf to view the wattage requirement guide
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    Briggs & Stratton Elite Series 7,000-Watt Gasoline Powered Portable Generator

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Assembled Depth (in.)  34.75 in  Assembled Height (in.)  26.75 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  23 in  Auto idle control  No 
Automatic Voltage Regulation  Yes  Built-in inverter  No 
CA (CARB) Compliant  Not CARB Compliant  Certifications and Listings  CSA Listed 
Continuous Wattage  7000  Engine Displacement (cc)  420 
Engine Make  Briggs and Stratton  Fuel Gauge  Yes 
Fuel tank capacity (gallons)  Fuel type  Gasoline 
Full load fuel consumption (gallons/hour)  3.5  Horsepower (hp)  21 hp 
Low oil shutdown  Yes  Manufacturer Warranty  3 year limited 
Muffler  Yes  Number of circuits/outlets 
Operational volume (dB)  Osha Required GFCI Outlets  No 
Peak Wattage  8750  Product Height (in.)  26.75 
Product Length (in.)  34.75  Product Weight (lb.)  248 lb 
Product Width (in.)  23  Returnable  30-Day 
Run time at 50% load (hours/tank)  Voltage (volts)  120/240 


Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 80 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by So far, so good I have had this generator a couple weeks, and I have only run this generator long enough to check it out and to check out my installation. I have it installed through an outside plug and a six-circuit transfer switch into my house power panel. It has started right up the three times I ran it, and it powered up the lights and small appliances just fine. October 19, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by everything I expected from b&s I just received my new gen and am totally happy with it. This gen is the real deal with all its features.what really sold me was the fact that this gens engine is made right here in the good ole U.S.A.thanks B&S! October 3, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by My standby Generator I have over 25 hours on it, Perfect. I forgot to turn off my 4 ton 16 SEER Central Air unit when the power failed, it ran it without any difficulty. August 31, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great generator Purchased. 3 months ago, start it regulary, and starts up right away. Power has not gone out yet, but im happy to buy yhis product. August 29, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Air filter rubbing against frame we just purchased an 7000 series, with a 2100 motor, and the airfilter (side plastice vent?) is rubbing against the frame.. we can see where assembly as put 'silicon' grease on frame to reduce wear!! Is there a fix for this??? July 28, 2014
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