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GP6500 49ST

Model #7690

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$789.00 MSRP
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Generac GP Series 6500 49ST Portable Generator

Generac’s GP6500 portable generator offers PowerRush™ Advanced Technology, which delivers more than a 40% increased starting capacity*allowing you to do more with less. Generac’s OHV engine and large-capacity steel fuel tank ensures extended engine life and run times, while the steel tube cradle provides added strength. The low-oil feature protects the generator from damage. The GP6500 can be easily transported across rough or difficult terrain with the heavy-duty wheels and easy fold-down handle. Even maintenance is a breeze, with the hour meter keeping track of necessary upkeep at regular intervals.

Featuring PowerRush™ ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY - Delivers over 40% more starting capacity allowing you to do more with less.*

Generac's durable OHV engine with splash lubrication provides a long engine life.

Large-capacity steel fuel tank with incorporated fuel gauge provides durability and up to a 10.5 hour run-time at 50% load.

Low-oil level shutdown automatically safeguards engine from damage.

1-1/4" steel-tube cradle for added durability and strength.

Hour meter tracks maintenance intervals.

Heavy-duty, never-flat wheels for reliable portability.

Fold-down handle for sturdy portability and compact storage.

*Increases electrical current upon demand above rated output when starting electric motors.

Generac <strong>GP Series 6500 49ST</strong> Portable Generator

The Power to Live. Work. Play.

Portable generators are a welcome addition to many activities at home, at work, and away. In an emergency, portable generators can provide critical backup power. They make camping and tailgating more comfortable. And contractors appreciate the flexibility portable power brings to the jobsite.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from You get what is advertised I decided that going without electricity and having the basement flood after the last hurricane was more stress than I wanted in my life. I did a lot searching on the internet for a generator that would give me the best peace of mind. I settled on the Generac 5940 GP6500- 6500 Watt Portable Generator (5940). I paid for the tail gate service and it was delivered very promptly and wheeled up to my house. Assembly was extremely easy. I put oil and gas in it as directed, and with one pull it was running. A few weeks later I had the "Transfer Switch" installed and we killed all power to the house, started the generator, and flipped the transfer switch to the operating position. Everything we had connected (which was just about everything except central air conditioning) was powered on. We even ran water until our well pump turned on and the generator never even hesitated or appeared to be under strain. So if we ever lose electricity again, especially for a long duration of time, the neighbors will see that we have heat, water, and lights. They will all be welcome! Thanks Generac for supplying a product that truly is what is advertised. In today's world it is nice to see some honesty in advertising.
Date published: 2011-11-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from i like it.!!!!! so far so good....only had to use one time so far..runs good
Date published: 2020-10-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is top-notch! i would highly recommend this product to anyone looking for a backup for home energy. It is easy to use and reliable. The noise level is minimal.
Date published: 2020-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Like the setup and easy start bought the generator to use for loss of power. because my wife is on medical equipment. Liked the first pull starts the generator. Can't afford to be without power for the medical equipment
Date published: 2020-09-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Runs when you need it!! Bought this to replace an older one I gave to my son, ran like a champ for years. The new one was purchased because of the Deracho that went through our area Benton Co. Iowa, August 10, 2020. Finally found one 75 miles away in Cedar Falls. First oil change 41hrs, second change at 109 hrs. The unit ran continuous for 187 hrs. straight! One pull start every time. The unit ran our 28,00 sq. ft. home, AC, frig, freezer, lights etc. Excellent piece of equipment and reliable! Never been happier. Thanks, Lee
Date published: 2020-09-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great piece of equipment Lost power during hurricane Laura for a day and half. And, it performed great for what we needed it for (fridge, coffee maker, hot water kettle, toaster, fans, and phone chargers.
Date published: 2020-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Purchased New GP6500 NotOne but 2 Storms Coming Just Purchased. Set up was easy and easy start up. I am a lady and had no problem. e have 2 storms coming to us at one time. Marco and then Laura. That is reason for purchasing it.
Date published: 2020-08-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is easy to operate I bought this product as backup due to recent power outages. It's easy to move and operate.
Date published: 2020-08-16
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