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Honeywell HW6200 7,750 Watt Portable GeneratorProduct name: Honeywell HW6200 OHV Portable Gas Powered Home Generator

Brand: Honeywell

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Overview

The unit is ideal for someone who wants to drive a large residential load without disturbing his neighbors. The HW6200 is high quality powerful unit that is durable, portable and easy to use. It comes with a lot of features and accessories that will ensure a pleasant experience.

The unit is very portable with its wheel kit that makes moving this machine one place to another easy. It comes with multiple power outlets and a 4-in1 cable for your convenience. It is equipped with electronics friendly Sure-Power Alternator. The unit also has an oversized muffler for quiet operation. However, it lacks an electric start which you would expect on a generator this size.

Listed below are some of the features, benefits and real-life user feedback (including negative feedback) to ensure you can make the right choice before buying this generator.

Benefits/Features

1. Powerful, Portable and Quiet

It is designed for power output of 6200 watts for regular use but the HW6200 will have no problem covering you for up to 7750 watts of peak demand. All this power comes from the 389cc 4-stroke engine sitting in a durable cast-iron sleeve. Despite its large size the unit is relatively quiet due to its carefully engineered muffler for quiet operation. The wheel kit (requires assembling) makes this big unit easy to mover around as well.

2. Easy to Use Color-Coded Controls

The unit has simplified color coded power control center for ease of use. It also comes with handle kit and simple easy to follow instructions on how to set it up, operate, shut-down, and maintain.

3. Multiple Outlets

The unit has four 15/20Amp 120Volt AC outlets and a single L14-30Amp 120/240Volt AC outlet. It also comes with 4-in-1 power cord which users really liked.

4. Convenience and Peace of Mind

When it was available, the unit came with a 3-year warranty; this conveys the trust Honeywell has put in this machine. The unit comes with your first liter of oil and funnel to pour it, so it is ready to go out of the box.

It also has a Sure-Power Alternator for voltage-regulated power so you can be confident all your electronics will stay safe.

Summary

This is a great generator to buy that can power most of your amenities at home. People have generally been really pleased with its output, portability and ease of use. The benefits of the muffler are disputed with some users praising it while others deeming it loud. Though it lacks an electric start, most users were pleased with the pull start. As mentioned in the reviews, some people had problems with carburetor but that maybe due to using cheap fuel or not using a stabilizer.

This unit has been discontinued and replaced with other models but it is still a very good buy if you find a decent deal on Amazon or any other online retailer.

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