Generac GP6500E 6,500-Watt Gas Powered Electric Start Portable Generator with Generator Cord-6515 at The Home Depot
Discontinued

Generac

Model # 6515

Internet # 204330692

GP6500E 6,500-Watt Gas Powered Electric Start Portable Generator with Generator Cord


Generac GP6500E 6,500-Watt Gas Powered Electric Start Portable Generator with Generator Cord
 

This item has been discontinued.
The Home Depot no longer carries this specific product.

$949.00 / each

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PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Model # 6515

Internet # 204330692

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 1 L14-30R Twist-Lock 120/240-Volt outlet with covers for protection from weather, tampering and debris and ships with a 20 ft. generator cord.

  • Generac’s 389 cc 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, 20 ft. generator cord, and quick-start guide
  • Home Depot Protection Plan:

    Home Depot Protection Plan

Info & Guides

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SPECIFICATIONS

Assembled Depth (in.)  27.25 in  Assembled Height (in.)  25 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  27 in  Auto idle control  No 
Automatic Voltage Regulation  Yes  Built-in inverter  No 
CA (CARB) Compliant  Not CARB Compliant  Certifications and Listings  1-UL Listed 
Continuous Wattage  6500  Engine Displacement (cc)  389 
Engine Make  OEM Branded  Fuel Gauge  Yes 
Fuel tank capacity (gallons)  6.77  Fuel type  Gasoline 
Full load fuel consumption (gallons/hour)  .67  Horsepower (hp)  0 hp 
Low oil shutdown  Yes  Manufacturer Warranty  2 Year Limited 
Muffler  Yes  Number of circuits/outlets 
Operational volume (dB)  Osha Required GFCI Outlets  Yes 
Peak Wattage  8125  Product Height (in.)  25 
Product Length (in.)  27.25  Product Weight (lb.)  186 lb 
Product Width (in.)  27  Returnable  30-Day 
Run time at 50% load (hours/tank)  10  Voltage (volts)  120/240 

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 204 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great product I needed to purchase a new electric start generator as my job does not always allow me to be home when a storm hits (shift wok). My wife needs to be able to get the generator started when I'm not home. I looked at a few lesser models but I knew I would be sorry. I decided to purchase this unit from Generac as they are one of the best. Easy to assemble: installed the wheels, attached the battery cables and put the oil in. Started right up. Has a fuel shutoff so you can run the carburetor dry (so it doesn't get plugged up. Low oil shutoff so as not to seize the engine. Great product and I would recommend! December 24, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by GREAT VALUE This was my second experience with Generac portable power. My first was with the GP6500 (without electric start) which operates flawlessly. This model the GP6500E provides ample power to run major appliances---in fact depending your loads and usage---this unit could provide power to the whole house if properly configured. The electric start operated smoothly and consistently, the outlet covers provide valuable protection from dust and debris, set up was extremely easy. Also, the inclusion of the heavy duty 220 cord was very much appreciated and provides additional power options. I would highly recommend this unit and I would buy it again as priced. October 15, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by All the features plus quality & value We bought this portable generator to use at our rural property in central Texas and put it to work the first week after pick-up from local HD. It has powered a 90-lb. jackhammer, a concrete mixer, and a chop-saw without a hiccup. Studied long before purchase and found a brand that offered features that mattered to me. Electric start (I'm 62), fuel shut-off (I can run the carb dry for storage), battery charger with plug-in port on machine), easy enough to ramp onto a utility trailer. The hour-meter is nice, too. This machine is sturdy and well made. Construction grade comes to mind. Very pleased with purchase. February 11, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by The electric start and wattage were my main concerns. It's everything I wanted in a portable generator. Easy to start, plenty of power and is affordable. Has a nice fold out handle and wheel kit, easy to roll around. A fuel gauge adds to ease of use. The provided extension cords helps load balancing when running 110 volt applications. Noise levels were lower than expected. December 24, 2013
Rated 1 out of 5 by Generator does not recharge battery I purchased this generator 2 months ago. Works fine but the battery discharges and will not restart the machine after about 25 starts. I called the customer service folks at Generac and they informed me that there is no alternator on the machine and it will not recharge the battery. You have to plug in the 12 volt charger to a power source and recharge it manually. I use this machine to power a remote cabin and have no power. I did the research and no where did Generac state that the generator would not keep the battery charged. Unbelievable!!! August 18, 2014
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SHIPPING AND DELIVERY OPTIONS

Curbside Truck Shipping (By Appointment) includes delivery to receiving area/dock for businesses or curbside for residential orders. The carrier will contact you to make a delivery appointment with a 4 hour window once the items have arrived at the local hub in your area. Delivery appointments are required.


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