Generac 5940 GP6500 Review 2022 

 October 25, 2020

By  admin

  • Generac 389cc OHV engine for long engine life and consistent power
  • Hour Meter / Low-oil level shutdown / Covered, circuit breaker outlets for added protection
  • 7.2 gallons fuel tank provides up to 10 hours of run time at 50% load...

Generac 5940 GP6500 is a portable dependable generator designed to provide power when you need it. This power set is a hard worker designed for functional and easy use. It is however, more than just an efficient looking device as it comes with lots of functional features. The generator set measures at 28.75 inches in length by 26.75 inches in width and 25 inches in height. It has solid non-flat 9.5 inch wheels, which makes it easy to cart along. The generator is extra protected by a strong steel tube that protects the generator’s exterior for rugged usage.

This electric generating device is gas powered, with maximum device start up output capacity up to 8,000 watts. The Generac 5940 GP6500 is capable of providing steady reliable 6,500 watts of power when needed. It produces electric power at 60 hertz frequency and 120/240 A/C voltage. The generator comes with an overhead valve (389-cc OHV) engine for top power and performance. The 7.2 gallon steel gas tank is capable of ensuring a 50% load operations for complete 10 hours. This makes this electrical device a low energy consumer and a money saver. The Generac 5940 GP6500 comes with a number of protective and performance enhancing features. For example, the engine comes with a highly functional low-oil shutdown protection system. This will help prevent your generator engine from breaking down when the oil gets too low. Instead of causing problems, the low oil situation will cause the engine to shut down until the oil levels are increased.

Generac 5940 GP6500 Pros & Cons

More protective features of this generator include an efficient alternator and splash lubrication features. All the protective features ensure smooth and long term high performance. To protect the engine and prevent power overloads, the power outlets are fitted with safe circuit breakers to protect appliances from power surges. The latest Generac 5940 GP6500 (model 5940) is designed with extra cover protection to ensure that it still works optimally even in rugged environmental conditions. Noise is not a problem as the device has been fitted with a low tone muffler to ensure extra quiet operations. There is also a functional power meter to help track operations and maintenance requirements. For easy transportation and storage, the generator has fold-down handles and sturdy wheels.

The generator set can adequately provide power to run computers, security systems, TVs and other home electrical devices. For landscaping and construction sites it can power circular saws, belt sanders and trimmers. For camping and outdoor applications, the Generac 5940 GP6500 can power electric grills, musical sets, outdoor lights and portable stereos. It is quite cleat that this set is rugged, versatile and of great quality. Check out this real customer review to see what a client had to say.

Real Customer Review:

“The generator was assembled, oil and fuel was added, and just like most other reviews state of Generac 5940 GP6500 portable generators, it started on the first pull and ran perfect for the first 3 hours I tested it out with my transfer switch and all items I intend to use in. I had no issues at all with the generator. The manual made it easy for me to start and use the product with no problems. I was even more impressed with the product when I took it out for camping with friends. It was easy to tag along and it provided constant power for the over 7 hours that we used it. It provided efficient smooth and relatively quiet operations. Clearly a great buy that I will recommend for anyone.”

In conclusion, this is certainly a hard working equipment that is designed to be rugged, dependable and long lasting. The only cons of negative sides of this product includes that some people may consider it too bulky for their use and the fact that it is non- CARB-complaint and so cannot be sold or used in California. These are overshadowed by the positive features of the product, which will certainly include its powerful OHV engine with secure shutdown, its ability to produce plenty of wattage to run a full range of appliances and its safe and quiet operations complete with protective overload-protected outlets. Other product pros also include its low-oil shut down protective system, the rugged exterior for full protection and the added 2 year warranty. It is thus quite clear that if what you need is a dependable and efficient generator, the Generac 5940 GP6500 is the right product for you.

Emil Schoene

Born and raised in Austin, TX I come from a background of home renovation. By helping my family in my younger years with their construction business, I learned the ropes quickly and as I grew it became my passion that I still do today. Looking to share my knowledge with others. I invite you to leave comments on any post as I know you will have questions that you are not finding anywhere else.

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