Complete Product Review of Firman 5kva Key Start Generator - SPS12000SE
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The FIRMAN SPS12000SE is a cost-effective generator for your home or large business. The FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator is a value for your money. Although the generator is model 12000, it is not a 12KVA generator. It is rated at 5KVA and has a recommended maximum load of 5KVA. This 5KVA generator would be able to power your fans, bulbs, 1 TV, 1 Home theatre, one deep freezer or minifridge, and a 1.1HP or 1.5HP FIRMAN Inverter Air Conditioner. However, it is essential to load generators cautiously to prevent overload. Click here to shop for the SPS12000SE 5KVA generator.
FEATURES OF THE FIRMAN SPS12000SE 5KVA GENERATOR
- 20L Fuel Tank Capacity: The FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator has a 20-litre fuel tank, ensuring it can run up to 12 hours at a 50% load. This means fueling the SPS12000SE generator will comfortably carry you for half a day.
- 4-stroke OHV Engine: The FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator runs on a SPE440E, MAX 15.0HP, 4-stroke single-cylinder, air-cooled, OHV engine, which guarantees powerful performance, precise valve actuation, excellent heat dissipation, low fuel consumption and reduced noise level.
- Fuel meter: The FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator comes with a fuel meter which displays the fuel level, making the process a little less crude.
- Single Phase: The FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator is a single-phase generator that provides an efficient source at a low cost.
- Automatic Voltage Regulator: The FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator comes with an automatic voltage regulator. It runs on a 220 Voltage per 50 Hertz, stabilising voltage output and frequency, thereby preventing voltage fluctuation.
- 4-wheel transport kit: The FIRMAN SPS12000SE has four small wheels allowing easy movement. Hence, this means that you can move it from the point of storage to the point of operation in the home, office, or outdoor location.
- Handle: The generator has two handles supporting the FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator's four wheels in discharging their duties. You can hold on to them to pull/push the generator in any direction.
- Starting Watts: 5500W.
- Running Watts: 5000W.
- DC Output: 12V / 8.3A.
- Weight(kg): The FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator weighs 196kg.
- Noise level: The FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator has a noise level of 7 meters at 60dB. This particular generator is close to noiseless and will keep your environment peaceful.
WHAT APPLIANCES CAN THE FIRMAN SPS12000SE 5KVA GENERATOR RUN?
The FIRMAN SPS12000SE generator can power most home appliances such as;
- DVD player.
- Freezer (350L).
- Light bulbs.
- Seven Firman 1.1HP Inverter ACs under the gen link mode in the absence of other appliances.
- Five Firman 1.6HP Inverter ACs under the gen link mode in the absence of other appliances.
- Two Firman 2.2HP Inverter AC under the gen link mode in the absence of other appliances.
Although, the SPS12000SE generator can power three 1.1HP, three 1.6HP or two 2.2HP FIRMAN Inverter AC under the normal link mode without other appliances.
THIS GENERATOR IS TOO SMALL FOR ME. WHAT IS THE NEXT LARGER SIZE?
If the SPS12000SE generator is too small for you, consider getting a 6KVA, such as the ECO8990ES, ECO8990ESR, RD8910EX, SPG8800E2, FPG8800E2, and FPG8800E2R. These are common choices for those interested in having a more extensive coil. Also, a 6KVA generator can simultaneously power a 4500W pressing iron, a 400L fridge or a freezer with a few extra light bulbs and fans. A 6KVA generator can also power nine 1.1HP, seven 1.6HP, or four 2.2HP FIRMAN Inverter Air Conditioners under the gen link mode without other appliances.
WHICH GENERATORS THAT ARE SLIGHTLY SMALLER SHOULD I CONSIDER?
The generators smaller than the 5KVA generators are the 3KVA and 3.5KVA. The options available under the 3KVA and 3.5KVA generators include ECO4990ES, ECO5990ES, SPG3800E2, SPG4000E2, FPG4800E2 and AC6000E2. They can power essential home appliances like light bulbs, fans, television, and five Firman 1.1HP Inverter ACs under the gen link mode or four Firman 1.6HP Inverter ACs under the gen link mode without other appliances.
WHAT ALTERNATIVES SHOULD I CONSIDER?
If you consider getting the SPS12000SE, you might also want to check out the other options in this category, the ECO7990ES and SPG8000E2.
SPS12000SE VS ECO7990ES
- The starting and running watts of the SPS12000SE are 5500W and 5000W, respectively. On the other hand, the starting and running watts of the ECO7990ES are 5600W and 5100W, respectively.
- There is no DC output for the ECO7990ES, while the SPS12000SE has a 12V / 8.3A DC output.
- Both models have manual and electric starting systems.
- The SPS12000SE has a 20-litre fuel tank capacity, while the ECO7990ES has a 28.5-litre fuel tank capacity.
- The SPS12000SE runs for 12 hours at a 50% load per tankful, while the ECO7990ES runs for 11.5 hours at a 50% load per tankful.
- The SPS12000SE has a noise level of 7 meters at 60dB, while the ECO7990ES has a noise level of 7 meters at 70dB.
- The SPS12000SE weighs 196kg, while the ECO7990ES weighs 96kg.
SPS12000SE VS SPG8000E2
- Both models have their starting and running watts at 5500W and 5000W, respectively.
- Both models have a 12V / 8.3A DC output.
- Both models have manual and electric starting systems.
- The SPS12000SE has a 20-litre fuel tank capacity, while the SPG8000E2 has a 25-litre fuel tank capacity.
- The SPS12000SE runs for 12 hours at a 50% load per tankful, while the SPG8000E2 runs for 10 hours at a 50% load per tankful.
- The SPS12000SE has a noise level of 7 meters at 60dB, while the SPG8000E2 has a noise level of 7 meters at 72dB.
- The SPS12000SE weighs 196kg, while the SPG8000E2 weighs 94.8kg.
IS THERE ANY COMMON MYTH ABOUT THE FIRMAN SPS12000SE 5KVA GENERATOR?
Yes, there is! The most common myth is that it is a 12KVA or even a 10KVA generator because the model number is 12000. The truth is that it's a 5KVA rated generator. Although, it is a common myth in the market and on other websites. Please do not fall for it and overload your generator.
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