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Model # 030744

Store SKU #1003915439

0011675307448

5500-Watt Gasoline Powered Recoil Start Portable Generator with OHV Engine

  • 6875 starting watts and 5500 running watts.
$ 749 00
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Product Overview

  • 6875 starting watts and 5500 running watts.
Keep your lights on, your food cold, your family connected and more during a power outage with this Briggs & Stratton 5,500-Watt portable generator. Its easy-maneuvering design also makes it great for home improvement projects and recreational activities. Its Briggs & Stratton PowerBuilt engine is rugged, reliable and can run for up to 12.5-hours at 50% load. Power household essentials with a transfer switch through the 120-Volt/240-Volt 30 Amp outlet or power outdoor tools with the four 120-Volt GFCI outlets.
  • Briggs & Stratton PowerBuilt 389 cc OHV engine, durable easy starting engine features Overhead Valve (OHV) technology to run cooler and last longer: its ideal for portable generators
  • CO guard carbon monoxide shutdown: this all-new, patent-pending technology shuts down your generator when harmful levels of carbon monoxide accumulate in the generator's operating area, CO guard complies with ANSI/PGMA G300-2018 standard
  • Has 4 GFCI 120-Volt household outlets and one 120-Volt/240-Volt, 30 Amp locking outlet for your portable power needs, includes rubber outlet covers to protect against the elements
  • 7 Gal. metal fuel tank provides long 12.5-hour run times (at 50% load) for less refueling
  • Featuring 10 in. never go flat wheels and a fold-up handle for easy mobility
  • Power surge alternator produces a short surge of power needed to start large motor-driven appliances and tools simultaneously
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • 6875 starting watts and 5500 running watts.
Model #: 030744
Sku #: 1003915439
Internet #: 307723298

Keep your lights on, your food cold, your family connected and more during a power outage with this Briggs & Stratton 5,500-Watt portable generator. Its easy-maneuvering design also makes it great for home improvement projects and recreational activities. Its Briggs & Stratton PowerBuilt engine is rugged, reliable and can run for up to 12.5-hours at 50% load. Power household essentials with a transfer switch through the 120-Volt/240-Volt 30 Amp outlet or power outdoor tools with the four 120-Volt GFCI outlets.

  • Briggs & Stratton PowerBuilt 389 cc OHV engine, durable easy starting engine features Overhead Valve (OHV) technology to run cooler and last longer: its ideal for portable generators
  • CO guard carbon monoxide shutdown: this all-new, patent-pending technology shuts down your generator when harmful levels of carbon monoxide accumulate in the generator's operating area, CO guard complies with ANSI/PGMA G300-2018 standard
  • Has 4 GFCI 120-Volt household outlets and one 120-Volt/240-Volt, 30 Amp locking outlet for your portable power needs, includes rubber outlet covers to protect against the elements
  • 7 Gal. metal fuel tank provides long 12.5-hour run times (at 50% load) for less refueling
  • Featuring 10 in. never go flat wheels and a fold-up handle for easy mobility
  • Power surge alternator produces a short surge of power needed to start large motor-driven appliances and tools simultaneously
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Info & Guides

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Key Features

Product Overview
Key Features
  • 6875 starting watts and 5500 running watts.
Keep your lights on, your food cold, your family connected and more during a power outage with this Briggs & Stratton 5,500-Watt portable generator. Its easy-maneuvering design also makes it great for home improvement projects and recreational activities. Its Briggs & Stratton PowerBuilt engine is rugged, reliable and can run for up to 12.5-hours at 50% load. Power household essentials with a transfer switch through the 120-Volt/240-Volt 30 Amp outlet or power outdoor tools with the four 120-Volt GFCI outlets.
  • Briggs & Stratton PowerBuilt 389 cc OHV engine, durable easy starting engine features Overhead Valve (OHV) technology to run cooler and last longer: its ideal for portable generators
  • CO guard carbon monoxide shutdown: this all-new, patent-pending technology shuts down your generator when harmful levels of carbon monoxide accumulate in the generator's operating area, CO guard complies with ANSI/PGMA G300-2018 standard
  • Has 4 GFCI 120-Volt household outlets and one 120-Volt/240-Volt, 30 Amp locking outlet for your portable power needs, includes rubber outlet covers to protect against the elements
  • 7 Gal. metal fuel tank provides long 12.5-hour run times (at 50% load) for less refueling
  • Featuring 10 in. never go flat wheels and a fold-up handle for easy mobility
  • Power surge alternator produces a short surge of power needed to start large motor-driven appliances and tools simultaneously
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • 6875 starting watts and 5500 running watts.
Model #: 030744
Sku #: 1003915439
Internet #: 307723298

Keep your lights on, your food cold, your family connected and more during a power outage with this Briggs & Stratton 5,500-Watt portable generator. Its easy-maneuvering design also makes it great for home improvement projects and recreational activities. Its Briggs & Stratton PowerBuilt engine is rugged, reliable and can run for up to 12.5-hours at 50% load. Power household essentials with a transfer switch through the 120-Volt/240-Volt 30 Amp outlet or power outdoor tools with the four 120-Volt GFCI outlets.

  • Briggs & Stratton PowerBuilt 389 cc OHV engine, durable easy starting engine features Overhead Valve (OHV) technology to run cooler and last longer: its ideal for portable generators
  • CO guard carbon monoxide shutdown: this all-new, patent-pending technology shuts down your generator when harmful levels of carbon monoxide accumulate in the generator's operating area, CO guard complies with ANSI/PGMA G300-2018 standard
  • Has 4 GFCI 120-Volt household outlets and one 120-Volt/240-Volt, 30 Amp locking outlet for your portable power needs, includes rubber outlet covers to protect against the elements
  • 7 Gal. metal fuel tank provides long 12.5-hour run times (at 50% load) for less refueling
  • Featuring 10 in. never go flat wheels and a fold-up handle for easy mobility
  • Power surge alternator produces a short surge of power needed to start large motor-driven appliances and tools simultaneously
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Info & Guides

You will need Adobe® Acrobat® Reader to view PDF documents. Download a free copy from the Adobe Web site.

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Price
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Ratings (64) (13) (15) (52)
Engine Make OEM Branded Briggs and Stratton OEM Branded OEM Branded
Features Automatic Voltage Regulation,Dual Fuel,GFCI Outlet(s),Low Oil Shutdown,Muffler,On/Off Switch Automatic Voltage Regulation,Built-in Fuel Gauge,Extended Handles,GFCI Outlet(s),Low Oil Shutdown,Muffler,On/Off Switch,Overload Protection,Resettable Circuit Breaker Auto Idle Control,GFCI Outlet(s),Low Oil Shutdown Auto Idle Control,Fuel Gauge,Low Oil Shutdown,OSHA Required GFCI Outlets
Running Wattage 6250 5500 6500 8000
CA (CARB) Compliant CARB Compliant CARB Compliant CARB Compliant CARB Compliant
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Height (in.)
28 in
Product Length (in.)
28 in
Product Width (in.)
27 in

Details

Application
Home Standby,Recreation
CA (CARB) Compliant
CARB Compliant
Color Family
Gray
Engine Displacement (cc)
389
Engine Make
Briggs and Stratton
Features
Automatic Voltage Regulation,Built-in Fuel Gauge,Extended Handles,GFCI Outlet(s),Low Oil Shutdown,Muffler,On/Off Switch,Overload Protection,Resettable Circuit Breaker
Fuel Tank Capacity (gallons)
7
Full load fuel consumption (gallons/hour)
0
Horsepower (hp)
0
Included
Engine Lubricant,Wheel Kit
Number of circuits/outlets
5
Operational Volume (dB)
0
Outlet Type
120/240 Single Phase
Power Type
Gasoline
Product Weight (lb.)
187lb
Run time at 50% load (hours/tank or charge)
12.5
Running Wattage
5500
Start Type
Recoil Start
Starting Wattage
6875
Suggested Uses
Bench Tools,Halogen Work Light,Large Appliances,Lights,Power Tools,RV A/C Unit,Small Appliances,Small Electronics,Sump Pump,Well Pump

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
ETL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
2 Year Limied

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Height (in.)
28 in
Product Length (in.)
28 in
Product Width (in.)
27 in

Details

Application
Home Standby,Recreation
CA (CARB) Compliant
CARB Compliant
Color Family
Gray
Engine Displacement (cc)
389
Engine Make
Briggs and Stratton
Features
Automatic Voltage Regulation,Built-in Fuel Gauge,Extended Handles,GFCI Outlet(s),Low Oil Shutdown,Muffler,On/Off Switch,Overload Protection,Resettable Circuit Breaker
Fuel Tank Capacity (gallons)
7
Full load fuel consumption (gallons/hour)
0
Horsepower (hp)
0
Included
Engine Lubricant,Wheel Kit
Number of circuits/outlets
5
Operational Volume (dB)
0
Outlet Type
120/240 Single Phase
Power Type
Gasoline
Product Weight (lb.)
187lb
Run time at 50% load (hours/tank or charge)
12.5
Running Wattage
5500
Start Type
Recoil Start
Starting Wattage
6875
Suggested Uses
Bench Tools,Halogen Work Light,Large Appliances,Lights,Power Tools,RV A/C Unit,Small Appliances,Small Electronics,Sump Pump,Well Pump

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
ETL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
2 Year Limied

Questions & Answers

does it need oil and does it come with it

does it need oil and does it come with it
Asked by: waterguy
This 030744 comes shipped with 10w-30 oil. Always check the oil levels before operation. Make sure to add if needed. If you have any other questions feel free to call our support line at 1-800-743-4115
Answered by: Briggs & Stratton
Date published: 2019-10-28

I have been running this generator for about 12 hours and it has not throttled down and I am only...

I have been running this generator for about 12 hours and it has not throttled down and I am only powering basic items. 2 led lights a box fan, wifi router, USB chargers, and my fridge. Is it supposed to run full out or will it ever throttle down?
Asked by: Fallen
This is not an inverter generator. Only more expensive inverter generators have that feature.
Answered by: Tim
Date published: 2019-10-26

What is the Total Harmonic Distortion of this unit?

What is the Total Harmonic Distortion of this unit?
Asked by: Tony
The THD true harmonic distortion is between 8-24% on portable generators, depending on load.
Answered by: Briggs & Stratton
Date published: 2019-11-05

What’s the decibel sound level of the 5,500 generator?

Asked by: Bb
Presently, Briggs & Stratton does not conduct decibel rate testing as there is no industry standard for noise testing in the USA.
Answered by: Briggs & Stratton
Date published: 2019-10-29
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