The Champion Power Equipment 42436 1200-Watt Multi Purpose Portable Generator produces 1500 starting-Watt and 1200 running-Watt. This unit also makes a great solution during an emergency to power a few essential items you need in a power outage – lights, microwave, fan, TV, modem/router, cell phone charger, etc. (Note: this unit is not recommended for emergency home backup for powering air conditioners, stoves, furnaces or sump pumps.)The 1200-Watt Multi Purpose Portable Generator operates at 65 dBA from 23 ft. and has a run time of up to 10 hours on a full tank of gasoline at 50% load. The generator features Volt Guard™, a built-in surge protector which protects your appliances from any spikes in voltage above a safe threshold, as well as Cold Start technology which optimizes the generator to start easily in cold weather. The generator is portable and comes in a durable steel frame.The 1200-Watt Multi Purpose Portable Generator comes with a 120V 20A household outlet (5-20R). The unit also comes with a voltmeter: displays power output from the generator. The 1200-Watt Multi Purpose Portable Generator is powered by a 80cc Champion single-cylinder OHV engine with a 1.5 Gal. fuel tank, 0.4 qt. oil capacity (recommended 10W-30) and automatic low oil shut-off sensor. The generator is 50-state/CARB compliant.
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- Quiet, Lightweight and Stackable - Operates at 53 dBA and weighs less than 50 lb. with space saving stackable design, great for RVs, campsites, cabins and more
- Powered by a reliable 80cc Champion engine with Cold Start, optimized to start easily in cold weather
- Outlets - 120V 20A household outlet with voltmeter, controls and monitors stable power
- Covered Outlets - 120/240V 50A, 120/240V 30A locking, 120V 30A locking, four 120V 20A GFCI protected household outlets all secured by Volt Guard protects your appliances from power surges
- Champion support - 3 year limited warranty with free lifetime technical support
- 1.45 Gal. fuel tank runs 10 hours at 50% load
- 3/4 in. Dia tubular steel frame for protection and durability
- 65 dBA at 23 ft.
- Lightweight 62 lb. and portable
- Weather-proof custom made vinyl cover available separately
- CARB compliant, can be sold in California
- Includes oil funnel and spark plug socket
- SAE 10W-30 oil recommended (not included)
- Click on the more info tab to download the specifications pdf to view the wattage requirement guide