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Generac

Model 5941

Internet #202851444

6,500-Watt Gasoline Powered Portable Generator

$899.00 /each
  • Generac OHV engine delivers a long life of reliable power
  • Low oil shutdown safeguards engine from damage
  • Steel fuel tank and hardened steel cradle provides durability

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Get power when and where you need it, no matter where you go. Generac's rugged, dependable portable generators are designed to deliver power wherever you are. The GP6500E electric start portable generator is an affordable solution for many different applications. This unit is ideal for tailgating, camping, power tool use and emergency home backup power. This generator offers four 5-20R 120-Volt outlets and one L14-30R Twist-Lock 120/240-Volt outlet with covers for protection from weather, tampering and debris.

  • Generac's 389cc OHV engine with splash lubrication provides a long engine life
  • Low oil shutdown automatically safeguards engine from damage
  • Hour meter tracks maintenance intervals
  • Electric start model for easy operation
  • Large-capacity steel fuel tank with incorporated fuel gauge provides durability and extended run times
  • Covered outlets provides added protection from the environment and rugged working conditions
  • Hardened 1 1/4 in. steel tube cradle for added durability and strength
  • Fold-down, locking handle for sturdy portability and compact storage
  • Heavy duty, never-flat wheels for reliable portability
  • Circuit breakers help provide overload protection
  • Plug-in battery charger jack keeps battery charged and ready to go
  • Includes engine oil and quick-start guide



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What is the DB on this generator?

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Due to the fact that there is no industry standard for providing decibel ratings for portable generators, we are unable to provide any sound output specifications for the GP Series generators. Please note, however, that with the low-tone muffler that is featured on the unit, we consider the sound output of the generator to be comparable to portable models of alternative manufacturers.
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The operational DB is 0.
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Does this model connect to a 30 amp transfer switch? If I want to hookup to my house wiring using a trandfer switch, is the inverter generator a bet

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Expect to have a licensed electriciaN HOOKUP THE TRANSFER SWITCH. THEREAFTER, i WILL PLUG IN THE GENERATOR TO TRANSFER SWITCH AS NNEDED FOR EMERGENCY POWER TO THE HOUSE.
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Generac's GP6500E portable generator is compatible with a number of 30A manual transfer switches. To ensure that you are utilizing the appropriate switch for your backup power needs, as well as your local codes, we would recommend working with a certified electrician in your local area. For help locating a certified party closest to you, contact us directly at 888-GENERAC (436-3722).
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Anyone know a rough estimate to run one of these to your breaker Box from a Home Depot Pro?

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1800' single story Florida house.
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Hi Kakdiesel1! Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot. Unfortunately, we are unable to install this item to a breaker in your home as they are not licensed electricians. Please partner with a qualified/licensed technician in your area. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you in the future.
Thank you for shopping Home Depot.
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Can I use my military discount

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Hi, Les. Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot and for your service. The Home Depot Military discount is only available for in-store purchases and does not apply to online transactions. For additional information about the Military Discount please contact your local Home Depot store. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you in the future. Thank you for shopping Home Read More
Hi, Les. Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot and for your service. The Home Depot Military discount is only available for in-store purchases and does not apply to online transactions. For additional information about the Military Discount please contact your local Home Depot store. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you in the future. Thank you for shopping Home Depot. Read Less
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 278 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by excellent product. Assembly could have been a little easier but once done with that operating the generator was very easy. February 10, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great generator at a great price The GP6500E is a great product for the price I paid. This is due in part to the terrific price promotion from Home Depot but I still feel that this item would be a good buy even without the promotion. There were some minor problems in assembling the unit, but once I got it started I was very pleased with its performance. There was enough power to power most everything in my house. In conclusion I am very pleased with the purchase. July 9, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Easy to use, gets the job done! I am very pleased with this product. It gets the job done as advertised. September 15, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Saves my back and shoulder Was looking for a electric start generator to replace manual start generator. This one filled that need perfectly. The price was excellent and delivery time was great. Only complaint would be that we had to pick up at shipper, they wanted to have access for larger truck than standard delivery. August 16, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Generator is the best I think it's the best Electric start makes it so easy love it August 23, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by No regrets on this purchase Company has a good history of building quality, proven products. This unit does all that was advertised. Nothing cheap about it. Handles everything needed and the remote start feature was well worth the extra few dollars. August 2, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Started right up, even a 110 pound person like me can do this Although I needed help to get it situated due to its weight, once the wheels were on, I was off and running by myself as a 110 pound woman with arthritis. The generator started right up. The starting directions are adhered right on top of the generator so in the time of power failure, the steps to start it are right there and easy to do. I have run some extension cords and placed them in semi permanent locations to make it even easier to switch important electrically run items over to this neat generator during a power failure. This one makes less noise than I expected. It looks to be easy to maintain and gas is easy to get into it. Glad I bought this one. June 25, 2013
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Generac GP6500E Generator I just received the generator last week. Delivery was very good. I hope we don't have to use the generator anytime soon. I have installed a transfer switch in case of electric outage. July 12, 2016
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