Complete Product Review of Firman 8kva Key Start Generator - ECO12990ES
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The FIRMAN ECO12990ES belong to the ECO series generators from the FIRMAN generator brand. This petrol generator is sure to work for a big household. The ECO12990ES 8KVA generator can carry common household appliances, including televisions, refrigerators, freezers, fans, pressing iron, and lots more. The FIRMAN ECO12990ES generator is designed with high-quality materials for high efficiency and hi-tech performance. However, it is essential to load generators cautiously to prevent overload. Click here to shop for the ECO12900ES 8KVA generator.
FEATURES OF THE FIRMAN ECO12990ES 8KVA GENERATOR
- 28.5L Fuel Tank Capacity: The FIRMAN ECO12990ES generator has a 28.5-litre fuel tank, ensuring it can run up to 9 hours at a 50% load. Fueling the ECO12990ES generator will comfortably carry you for almost half a day.
- 4-stroke OHV Engine: The FIRMAN ECO12990ES generator runs on a SPE460E, MAX 18.0HP, 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 ECO12990ES generator comes with a fuel meter which displays the fuel level, making the process a little less crude.
- Single Phase: The FIRMAN ECO12990ES generator is a single-phase generator that provides an efficient source at a low cost.
- Automatic Voltage Regulator: The FIRMAN ECO12990ES 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.
- 2-wheel transport kit: The FIRMAN ECO12990ES has two big 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.
- Metal handle: The generator has two metal handles supporting the FIRMAN ECO12990ES generator's two wheels in discharging their duties. You can hold on to them to pull/push the generator in any direction.
- Starting Watts: 9000W.
- Running Watts: 8200W.
- DC Output: None.
- Weight(kg): The FIRMAN ECO12990ES generator weighs 106kg.
- Noise level: The FIRMAN ECO12990ES generator has a noise level of 7 meters at 73dB.
WHAT APPLIANCES CAN THE FIRMAN ECO12990ES 8KVA GENERATOR RUN?
The FIRMAN ECO12990ES generator can power most home appliances such as;
- DVD player.
- Freezer (500L).
- Light bulbs.
- Twelve Firman 1.1HP Inverter ACs under the gen link mode in the absence of other appliances.
- Nine Firman 1.6HP Inverter ACs under the gen link mode in the absence of other appliances.
- Five Firman 2.2HP Inverter AC under the gen link mode in the absence of other appliances.
Although, the ECO12990ES generator can power six 1.1HP, five 1.6HP or three 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 ECO12990ES generator is too small for you, consider getting a 10KVA, such as the FPG15000SE. This is a common choice for those interested in having a more extensive coil. Also, a 10KVA generator can simultaneously power a 6000W pressing iron, a 700L fridge or a freezer with a few extra light bulbs and fans. A 10KVA generator can also power fourteen 1.1HP, ten 1.6HP, or six 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 8KVA generators are the 7KVA. The options available under the 7KVA generators include the ECO10990ES, ECO10990ESR and SPG10800E2. They can power essential home appliances like light bulbs, fans, television, and ten Firman 1.1HP Inverter ACs under the gen link mode or seven Firman 1.6HP Inverter ACs under the gen link mode without other appliances.
WHAT ALTERNATIVES SHOULD I CONSIDER?
If you are seriously considering getting the ECO12900ES, you might also want to check out the other option in this category: the ECO12990ESR.
ECO12990ES VS ECO12990ESR
- Both models have a starting and running watt of 9000W and 8200W, respectively.
- Both models have no DC output.
- Both models have manual and electric starting systems, but the ECO12990ESR has an additional remote starting system.
- Both models have a 28.5-litre fuel tank capacity.
- Both models run for 9 hours at a 50% load per tankful capacity.
- Both models have a noise level of 7 meters at 73dB.
- Both models weigh 106kg.
IS THERE ANY COMMON MYTH ABOUT THE FIRMAN ECO12990ES 8KVA GENERATOR?
Yes, there is! The most common myth is that it is a 12KVA or even a 10KVA generator because the model number is 12990. The truth is that it's an 8KVA 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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Further enquiries about the Firman ECO12990ES, kindly email us at email@example.com, visit our showroom at Sumec Plaza, 292 Wharf Road, Apapa, Lagos, Call or Whatsapp us during work hours at 08097002009 or 09060006940.