CAT« RP6500E - 6500 Watt Electric Start Portable Generator

CAT« RP6500E - 6500 Watt Electric Start Portable Generator
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Model: RP6500 E
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Product Description
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Grade
Style
Run Watts
6,500
Rated Watts
Surge Watts
8,125
Starting Watts
Fuel
Engine
Caterpillar
Grade
Emergency
Style
Portable
Run Watts
6,500
Surge Watts
8,125 Starting Watts
Fuel
Gasoline
Engine
Caterpillar
Features
Features
  • CAT« RP6500 E Electric Start Portable Generator
  • Perfect for home, work and play
  • Electric Start w/ Recoil Backup
  • Lithium-Ion battery automatically charges when generator is running
  • Lasts up to 2 years between starts; No battery changer needed
  • 420cc CAT« OHV 4-Cycle Engine
  • Fuel-efficient, durable design, with heavy-duty liners for extended life
  • Manual fuel shut-off helps prevent carb problems
  • Automatic Low-Oil Shutdown Protection
  • Helps prevent damage to the engine in a low-oil event
  • Automatic Voltage Regulator (AVR)
  • Controls output to prevent damaging voltage spikes
  • 7.9-Gallon Metal Fuel Tank w/ Fuel Gauge
  • Provides up to 12 hours of run time @ 50% load
  • Anticorrosion-treated design helps prevent rust
  • 30-Amp 120/240V (14-30R) Twistlock Outlet***
  • Allows for connection to a manual transfer switch (MTS)
  • Allows for connection to a convenience cord
  • Lighted Control Panel
  • Provides easy, one-sided operation
  • 4-In-1 Digital Display
  • Displays voltage, frequency, running hours, & total hours
  • Snap-Fit Rubber Outlet Covers
  • Keeps dirt and debris out of outlets when not in-use
  • All-Steel Construction
  • Heavy-duty roll cage with steel side panels for added protection
  • Never-Flat Wheels & Foldable, Padded Handle
  • Makes this generator easy to move over uneven terrain
  • Premium Muffler & USDA Approved Spark Arrestor
  • Reduces noise levels & provide safer operation in dry conditions
  • Includes Tool Kit & Engine Oil
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty (Must Register within 30 Days)
  • Standard 2-Year Limited Warranty if not registered within 30 days
  • ***Note - Allows You To Get Maximum Power From Generator
Specifications
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA L14-30R
Engine
Engine Brand
Caterpillar
Starting System
12-Volt Key Start w/ Recoil
CC
420 CC
Consumer Engine Warranty
3 (Must register within 30 days - 2 Years if not) Years
Engine RPM
3600 RPM
Low Oil Alert/Shutdown
Yes
Cast Iron Sleeve
Yes
Overview
Certification
EPA
Made in USA
No
Weight
187 Pounds
Assembly Required
Yes
Product Style
Portable Generator
Product Length
32.9 Inches
Product Width
27.4 Inches
Product Height
24.7 Inches
Consumer Warranty
3 Years
UPC
815683020081
Additional Model Numbers
RP6500 E, 490-6490
Product Specs
Voltage
120/240 Single-Phase
Frequency
60 Hertz
Auto Voltage Regulation
Yes
Surge Watts
8125 Watts
Rated Watts
6500 Watts
Alternator
Brush
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Rated Amps
27 Amps
Portability Kit
Never Flat Wheels
Tank Size
7.9 Gallons
Run Time @ 50% Load
12 Hours
Fuel Tank Material
Metal
Fuel Gauge
Yes
Decibel Rating @ 7m Learn More Sound levels are measured in decibels (dB). The lower the decibel rating, the less noise the product makes. As an example, a ticking watch is 20 dB while on the other end of the scale, a lawn mower is around 90 dB.
Not Measured by Mfg.
Idle Control
No
Hour Meter
Yes
Voltage Meter
Yes
Battery
Included
Lifting Eye
No
Grade Type
Emergency
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R - GFCI
2
NEMA L14-30R
1
Grade
Style
Run Watts
6,500
Rated Watts
Surge Watts
8,125
Starting Watts
Fuel
Engine
Caterpillar
Grade
Emergency
Style
Portable
Run Watts
6,500
Surge Watts
8,125 Starting Watts
Fuel
Gasoline
Engine
Caterpillar
Features
Features
  • CAT« RP6500 E Electric Start Portable Generator
  • Perfect for home, work and play
  • Electric Start w/ Recoil Backup
  • Lithium-Ion battery automatically charges when generator is running
  • Lasts up to 2 years between starts; No battery changer needed
  • 420cc CAT« OHV 4-Cycle Engine
  • Fuel-efficient, durable design, with heavy-duty liners for extended life
  • Manual fuel shut-off helps prevent carb problems
  • Automatic Low-Oil Shutdown Protection
  • Helps prevent damage to the engine in a low-oil event
  • Automatic Voltage Regulator (AVR)
  • Controls output to prevent damaging voltage spikes
  • 7.9-Gallon Metal Fuel Tank w/ Fuel Gauge
  • Provides up to 12 hours of run time @ 50% load
  • Anticorrosion-treated design helps prevent rust
  • 30-Amp 120/240V (14-30R) Twistlock Outlet***
  • Allows for connection to a manual transfer switch (MTS)
  • Allows for connection to a convenience cord
  • Lighted Control Panel
  • Provides easy, one-sided operation
  • 4-In-1 Digital Display
  • Displays voltage, frequency, running hours, & total hours
  • Snap-Fit Rubber Outlet Covers
  • Keeps dirt and debris out of outlets when not in-use
  • All-Steel Construction
  • Heavy-duty roll cage with steel side panels for added protection
  • Never-Flat Wheels & Foldable, Padded Handle
  • Makes this generator easy to move over uneven terrain
  • Premium Muffler & USDA Approved Spark Arrestor
  • Reduces noise levels & provide safer operation in dry conditions
  • Includes Tool Kit & Engine Oil
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty (Must Register within 30 Days)
  • Standard 2-Year Limited Warranty if not registered within 30 days
  • ***Note - Allows You To Get Maximum Power From Generator
Specifications
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA L14-30R
Engine
Engine Brand
Caterpillar
Starting System
12-Volt Key Start w/ Recoil
CC
420 CC
Consumer Engine Warranty
3 (Must register within 30 days - 2 Years if not) Years
Engine RPM
3600 RPM
Low Oil Alert/Shutdown
Yes
Cast Iron Sleeve
Yes
Overview
Certification
EPA
Made in USA
No
Weight
187 Pounds
Assembly Required
Yes
Product Style
Portable Generator
Product Length
32.9 Inches
Product Width
27.4 Inches
Product Height
24.7 Inches
Consumer Warranty
3 Years
UPC
815683020081
Additional Model Numbers
RP6500 E, 490-6490
Product Specs
Voltage
120/240 Single-Phase
Frequency
60 Hertz
Auto Voltage Regulation
Yes
Surge Watts
8125 Watts
Rated Watts
6500 Watts
Alternator
Brush
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Rated Amps
27 Amps
Portability Kit
Never Flat Wheels
Tank Size
7.9 Gallons
Run Time @ 50% Load
12 Hours
Fuel Tank Material
Metal
Fuel Gauge
Yes
Decibel Rating @ 7m Learn More Sound levels are measured in decibels (dB). The lower the decibel rating, the less noise the product makes. As an example, a ticking watch is 20 dB while on the other end of the scale, a lawn mower is around 90 dB.
Not Measured by Mfg.
Idle Control
No
Hour Meter
Yes
Voltage Meter
Yes
Battery
Included
Lifting Eye
No
Grade Type
Emergency
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R - GFCI
2
NEMA L14-30R
1
Product Specs
+
Specifications
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA 5-20R (GFCI)
NEMA L14-30R
Engine
Engine Brand
Caterpillar
Starting System
12-Volt Key Start w/ Recoil
CC
420 CC
Consumer Engine Warranty
3 (Must register within 30 days - 2 Years if not) Years
Engine RPM
3600 RPM
Low Oil Alert/Shutdown
Yes
Cast Iron Sleeve
Yes
Overview
Certification
EPA
Made in USA
No
Weight
187 Pounds
Assembly Required
Yes
Product Style
Portable Generator
Product Length
32.9 Inches
Product Width
27.4 Inches
Product Height
24.7 Inches
Consumer Warranty
3 Years
UPC
815683020081
Additional Model Numbers
RP6500 E, 490-6490
Product Specs
Voltage
120/240 Single-Phase
Frequency
60 Hertz
Auto Voltage Regulation
Yes
Surge Watts
8125 Watts
Rated Watts
6500 Watts
Alternator
Brush
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Rated Amps
27 Amps
Portability Kit
Never Flat Wheels
Tank Size
7.9 Gallons
Run Time @ 50% Load
12 Hours
Fuel Tank Material
Metal
Fuel Gauge
Yes
Decibel Rating @ 7m Learn More Sound levels are measured in decibels (dB). The lower the decibel rating, the less noise the product makes. As an example, a ticking watch is 20 dB while on the other end of the scale, a lawn mower is around 90 dB.
Not Measured by Mfg.
Idle Control
No
Hour Meter
Yes
Voltage Meter
Yes
Battery
Included
Lifting Eye
No
Grade Type
Emergency
Plugs
NEMA 5-20R - GFCI
2
NEMA L14-30R
1
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