Internet #204681777

Model # PG6000

0819699010388

6,000/5,000-Watt Gasoline Powered Recoil Start Portable Generator with 302 cc Ducar Engine

  • Great for backup and portable power
  • Built-in overload protection
  • 6000 starting watts and 5000 running watts.
$ 685 60
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Product Overview

  • Great for backup and portable power
  • Built-in overload protection
  • 6000 starting watts and 5000 running watts.
Considered one of the best values in portable generators on the market today. The Pulsar PG6000's 10 HP engine is designed to operate at optimum efficiency for long periods of time at up to 6000 peak watts. With seven different outlets for everything from 120 to 240 to 12-Volt operation for up to 13.5 hours this unit can do it all. Designed to operate up to three major appliances at one time and including a unique digital meter to show hours of operation, Voltage and frequency, the PG6000 provides pure power when and where it is needed.
  • EPA approved
  • 1 in. tubular steel powder-coat frame
  • Zinc coated fuel tank
  • No-flat tires



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Product Overview

  • Great for backup and portable power
  • Built-in overload protection
  • 6000 starting watts and 5000 running watts.
Model #: PG6000
Internet #: 204681777

Considered one of the best values in portable generators on the market today. The Pulsar PG6000's 10 HP engine is designed to operate at optimum efficiency for long periods of time at up to 6000 peak watts. With seven different outlets for everything from 120 to 240 to 12-Volt operation for up to 13.5 hours this unit can do it all. Designed to operate up to three major appliances at one time and including a unique digital meter to show hours of operation, Voltage and frequency, the PG6000 provides pure power when and where it is needed.

  • EPA approved
  • 1 in. tubular steel powder-coat frame
  • Zinc coated fuel tank
  • No-flat tires



  • 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
  • Great for backup and portable power
  • Built-in overload protection
  • 6000 starting watts and 5000 running watts.
Considered one of the best values in portable generators on the market today. The Pulsar PG6000's 10 HP engine is designed to operate at optimum efficiency for long periods of time at up to 6000 peak watts. With seven different outlets for everything from 120 to 240 to 12-Volt operation for up to 13.5 hours this unit can do it all. Designed to operate up to three major appliances at one time and including a unique digital meter to show hours of operation, Voltage and frequency, the PG6000 provides pure power when and where it is needed.
  • EPA approved
  • 1 in. tubular steel powder-coat frame
  • Zinc coated fuel tank
  • No-flat tires



  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • Great for backup and portable power
  • Built-in overload protection
  • 6000 starting watts and 5000 running watts.
Model #: PG6000
Internet #: 204681777

Considered one of the best values in portable generators on the market today. The Pulsar PG6000's 10 HP engine is designed to operate at optimum efficiency for long periods of time at up to 6000 peak watts. With seven different outlets for everything from 120 to 240 to 12-Volt operation for up to 13.5 hours this unit can do it all. Designed to operate up to three major appliances at one time and including a unique digital meter to show hours of operation, Voltage and frequency, the PG6000 provides pure power when and where it is needed.

  • EPA approved
  • 1 in. tubular steel powder-coat frame
  • Zinc coated fuel tank
  • No-flat tires



  • 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 (67) (19) (128) (19)
Engine Make OEM Branded OEM Branded OEM Branded OEM Branded
Features Automatic Voltage Regulation,Built-in Fuel Gauge,Built-in Hour Meter,Dual Fuel,Fuel Gauge,Hour Meter,Low Oil Shutdown,On/Off Switch,Overload Protection,Resettable Circuit Breaker Automatic Voltage Regulation,Built-in Fuel Gauge,Built-in Hour Meter,Fuel Gauge,Hour Meter,Low Oil Shutdown,Muffler,On/Off Switch,Resettable Circuit Breaker Automatic Voltage Regulation,Built-in Fuel Gauge,Built-in Hour Meter,Dual Fuel,Electric Start,Fuel Gauge,GFCI Outlet(s),Hour Meter,Low Oil Shutdown,On/Off Switch,Overload Protection,Replaceable Battery,Resettable Circuit Breaker Automatic Voltage Regulation,Built-in Fuel Gauge,Built-in Hour Meter,Electric Start,Fuel Gauge,Hour Meter,Low Oil Shutdown,Muffler,On/Off Switch,Replaceable Battery,Resettable Circuit Breaker
Running Wattage 4250 5000 6250 8000
CA (CARB) Compliant CARB Compliant Not CARB Compliant CARB Compliant Not CARB Compliant
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Height (in.)
21.9
Product Length (in.)
27.5
Product Width (in.)
21.1

Details

Application
Job Site,Recreation
CA (CARB) Compliant
Not CARB Compliant
Color Family
Black
Engine Displacement (cc)
302
Engine Make
OEM Branded
Engine manufacturer
Ducar
Features
Automatic Voltage Regulation,Built-in Fuel Gauge,Built-in Hour Meter,Fuel Gauge,Hour Meter,Low Oil Shutdown,Muffler,On/Off Switch,Resettable Circuit Breaker
Fuel Tank Capacity (gallons)
6.6
Full load fuel consumption (gallons/hour)
0.73
Horsepower (hp)
10
Included
Engine Lubricant,Oil Funnel,Rear Wheels,Spark Plug Wrench,Wheel Kit
Number of circuits/outlets
7
Operational Volume (dB)
72
Outlet Type
120V 42A,240V 21A
Power Type
Gasoline
Product Weight (lb.)
159lb
Returnable
30-Day
Run time at 50% load (hours/tank or charge)
13.5
Running Wattage
5000
Start Type
Recoil Start
Starting Wattage
6000
Suggested Uses
Battery Charger,Bench Tools,Halogen Work Light,Large Appliances,Lights,Mobile Devices,Power Tools,RV A/C Unit,Small Appliances,Small Electronics,Sump Pump,Well Pump
Wheel Kit Included
Yes

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
EPA Approved
Manufacturer Warranty
2 Year Limited

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Height (in.)
21.9
Product Length (in.)
27.5
Product Width (in.)
21.1

Details

Application
Job Site,Recreation
CA (CARB) Compliant
Not CARB Compliant
Color Family
Black
Engine Displacement (cc)
302
Engine Make
OEM Branded
Engine manufacturer
Ducar
Features
Automatic Voltage Regulation,Built-in Fuel Gauge,Built-in Hour Meter,Fuel Gauge,Hour Meter,Low Oil Shutdown,Muffler,On/Off Switch,Resettable Circuit Breaker
Fuel Tank Capacity (gallons)
6.6
Full load fuel consumption (gallons/hour)
0.73
Horsepower (hp)
10
Included
Engine Lubricant,Oil Funnel,Rear Wheels,Spark Plug Wrench,Wheel Kit
Number of circuits/outlets
7
Operational Volume (dB)
72
Outlet Type
120V 42A,240V 21A
Power Type
Gasoline
Product Weight (lb.)
159lb
Returnable
30-Day
Run time at 50% load (hours/tank or charge)
13.5
Running Wattage
5000
Start Type
Recoil Start
Starting Wattage
6000
Suggested Uses
Battery Charger,Bench Tools,Halogen Work Light,Large Appliances,Lights,Mobile Devices,Power Tools,RV A/C Unit,Small Appliances,Small Electronics,Sump Pump,Well Pump
Wheel Kit Included
Yes

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
EPA Approved
Manufacturer Warranty
2 Year Limited

Questions & Answers

V my question is do I have to have a elec cord with two different ends and what(since they ar...

V my question is do I have to have a elec cord with two different ends and what(since they are diff) gauge wire? Im learning about this as I go but the 240 I dont understand and do yall sell one like this I need thanks!!
Asked by: gina
Yes, you will need to use a cable compatible with the receptacles on this unit.
Answered by: Pulsar Product Team
Date published: 2018-11-12

I just bought one and dont know what to do before cranking and how to crank lol help!!

I just bought one and dont know what to do before cranking and how to crank lol help!!
Asked by: gina
The full product manual is available under the Info & Guides section. It is recommended to read it entirely before starting.
Answered by: Communityanswer
Date published: 2018-11-02

Can this be used indoor

Asked by: Daryn
No, exhaust fumes can cause monoxide poisoning.
Answered by: Pulsar Product Team
Date published: 2018-09-20

what type of fuel is needed

what type of fuel is needed
Asked by: ajay
This product operates on standard unleaded gasoline.
Answered by: Communityanswer
Date published: 2018-03-05
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Customer Reviews

Pulsar 6,000/5,000-Watt Gasoline Powered Recoil Start Portable Generator with 302 cc Ducar Engine is rated 4.1 out of 5 by 19.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from would not recommend The first one I got was broke in the box Home Depot took back without any problems. The second one was fine when I unpacked it and test ran. The first time the power was out ran wide open their customer support sent a voltage regulator, made no sense and did not fix the problem. Decided to fix myself as I was borrowing a generator still without power. Found the governor arm was loose and the top hat inside the engine fell off. I fixed it required engine disassembly and worked fine. Two mth later still worked when out camping. A month after that no power generation as it is out of warranty and the service sucks need to ship for repair no local repair now need a new generator with about 30 hours of use.
Date published: 2019-09-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Have not had a chance to set it up yet... Have not had a chance to set it up yet but it looks good and came with the wheel kit and price was right
Date published: 2019-10-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 5 Star Review Rating provided by a verified purchaser
Date published: 2019-11-06
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This generator does not do what is advertised. Set it up per the instructions. Started up on firs... This generator does not do what is advertised. Set it up per the instructions. Started up on first pull. Let it run for a while to settle in. Plugged in a 1500 watt saw and when I turned on the saw the generator motor instantly died. Restarted it, let it settle in and tried a 900 watt drill and the motor instantly died. Restarted it, let it settle down, plugged in a small electric heater and turned just the fan on and the generator kept running. Then turned the heater to 750 watt setting and the generator motor sputtered and struggled but kept going. Turned the heater to the 1500 watt setting and the generator motor instantly died. The generator may be correctly rated to 1600 watt continuous and 2200 watt surge but the little motor that is pared with it will not run the generator under those loads. This make the whole unit useless. I returned the generator to a Home Depot store and they promptly and efficiently refunded my whole purchase price. That is a very strong point for Home Depot. They should just not sell products that do not work as advertised.
Date published: 2018-12-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I purchased this (shoprite for $499.99) 1.5 years ago. It does have a 30 and 50 amp outlet. It is... I purchased this (shoprite for $499.99) 1.5 years ago. It does have a 30 and 50 amp outlet. It is made in P.R.C. People's Republic of China so its engine is likely a Honda clone. With that said mine seems to run perfectly. I broke the engine in with normal 10-30 motor oil and then put in synthetic oil. I run it every 45-60 days for 15-20 minutes with a 9 amp shopvac plugged in. I liked the warranty but never had to use it. It has an electric start but I just use the pull cord. I have about 26 hours of runtime on it now and can't say a bad thing about it....other than it's made in PRC and not clearly marked on the box in came in....hence the 4 stars..
Date published: 2017-10-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Life saver in recent Pennsylvania storms Bought it for $199 . After adding the oil and gasoline, it started on the third pull. After taking my house off of the power grid by switching off the main switch, I plugged one generator outlet to a standard outlet of our house and powered our gas heating system, our refrigerator and a few lights in key rooms. We were safe and toasty at a time when our community was powerless for 2 days in subfreezing weather. The generator ran flawlessly. It's 16 hour run-time on 4 gallons of gas is impressive!
Date published: 2014-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Due to hurricane Michael I was in a pinch due to my old generator quiting. I was able to get thi... Due to hurricane Michael I was in a pinch due to my old generator quiting. I was able to get this one, assembled it (fairly quickly) and it started on the first pull. It ran my refrigerator, freezer, lights and charges without any issues. So far so good.
Date published: 2018-10-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great bare bones generator. Has a amp and hour read... Great bare bones generator. Has a amp and hour read out and 240 hook up. Wish the fuel tank would be bigger. Handles power surges, like when the well pump kicks on or a portable heater goes on. Best price at Home Depot.
Date published: 2018-12-06
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