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13kw Emergency Generator

home-generator Summary: Lets take a look at the difference between a portable generator and an emergency power generator and what makes them very dependable.

The Specifications for a 13kw Emergency Generator

An emergency power generator is designed to automatically start and transfer the emergency power to the required electrical circuits without any assistance when the emergency generator see's that the normal electric utility power is not available.

When the normal power source is restored, the emergency generator will automatically shut itself off.

These features are normally part of the larger emergency power generator units, such as the 13 kw size. When the A good quality home electrical generator provides 13 kilowatts of power on both natural gas and LPV. Equipped with a powerful industrial engine and an improved alternator design, our 13 kW model is truly in a class by itself.

The Features and Benefits of a 13kw Emergency Generator


13kw Home Generator Specifications

Here are the Detailed Specifications for a 13kw Generator [PDF]

A Typical 13kw Emergency Generator System

A quality 13 kW standby generator system can start some 4-ton air conditioners** with plenty of power left over for a host of key circuits.

With a 13 kW you will have all of the coverage you get with the 10 kW model, plus the power to back up an two additional circuits. Quality pre-packaged system will come with a pre-wired, 12-circuit load center that is fast and easy to install.

You should get all this for less than the cost of a large screen plasma TV!

Breakthrough Design: Newly designed alternator can start a 4-ton* air conditioner with plenty of power to spare

  • Circuit Coverage: Protects 12 circuits of your home
  • Automatic Voltage Regulator: Quality electrical output for sensitive electronics
  • Electronic Governor: Fast response to changing electrical loads
  • Industrial Engine: The ONLY air-cooled engine designed specifically for generators
  • Longest Life Expectancy in the Industry: Over 3,000 hours of run time
  • No break-in required
  • 2 year, 200 hour service intervals
  • Superior Paint: Textured, powder coat paint process provides better coverage and superior bonding for unmatched durability and all weather protection
  • UL Listed: For safety and certified power ratings UL Canadian
  • Clean Burning Fuel: Natural gas or LPV

A 13kw Emergency Generator System

13kw Generator Set

13kw Emergency Generator System Controls

13kw Generator Controls

13kw Emergency Generator System Transfer Switch

13kw Generator Transfer Switch

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