Power On The Go: Generator vs Battery

So, you want to plan your dream power system for your caravan or 4WD. Which is the better option: generator or battery? Whether you’re heading off for a weekend adventure or going all the way around the block, you need to consider how you’ll keep things powered up on the road. The truth is, both batteries and generators come with pros and cons. Let’s see how they stack up in our generator vs battery review: Pros of Generators Generators ...

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Yamaha EF2200IS vs Honda EU2200i Generator Review

Thinking of buying an ultra-reliable inverter generator for camping, caravanning or around the home? Chances are you’re torn between the two most popular inverter generators on the market: the brand new Yamaha EF2200iS and the Honda EU2200i. Who can blame you? When it comes to portable inverter generators, Yamaha and Honda are streets ahead with their ultra-durable, reliable units. But which one do you choose? We pitted the EF2200iS vs ...

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The Battle of Off Grid Power: Solar Panels vs Generators

- Which is the better off grid power option: solar or generators? The solar vs generator debate isn’t new – but it is becoming more important for anyone thinking of travelling or living off the grid. Let’s face it. We can’t leave home without our smart phones, tablets, laptops, air-conditioner and maybe even a coffee machine. But with all these creature comforts, we need a reliable power solution to keep everything running ...

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Our Top Selling Caravan and RV Appliances

Heading off onto the great open road? From fridges and air conditioners to generators and batteries, here’s our top pick of the caravan and RV appliances you’ll need. - Dometic WAECO CoolMatic CRX110 Fridge & Freezer 108L When it comes to 2-way compressor fridges, the Dometic CRX110 fridge freezer delivers the goods.  It’s no surprise that this model is My Generator’s most popular upright 2-way compressor fridge. If you’re familiar with the previous ...

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Honda EU22i

Generator Review: Honda EU22i vs Honda EU20i

Honda just added a new generator to its line-up: the Honda EU22i. Here’s how it compares to the legacy model Honda EU20i. If you’re planning to upgrade your generator, or are in the market for something new, Honda has just made the decision even harder with its new Honda EU22i. So, what’s new? Here, we compare it to the ever-popular Honda EU20i to see how they match up: Size Physically, both the Honda ...

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Briggs and Stratton Generator Review: Do They Stack Up?

Would you buy a Briggs and Stratton generator? They might be the king of mowing equipment, but when it comes to the generator market, is there any reason to choose Briggs and Stratton over Yamaha or Honda?...or a cheaper brand? Our Briggs and Stratton generator review has what you need to know. - Who are Briggs and Stratton? In 1908, American entrepreneurs Harold M. Stratton and Stephen F. Briggs became business partners, and ...

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Generator Maintenance

Generator Maintenance & Safety Tips

A little generator maintenance goes a long way. When you invest in a generator – whatever its size – it’s important you take the time to look after it properly. This will not only maximise the life of the generator but will keep you safe and also save you money in the long run. Don’t wait for your unit to break down before you do some generator maintenance. Whether your generator ...

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Honda 2200w Generator VS Briggs & Stratton 2200w Generator

The new Honda 2200w generator has arrived. The big question is: how does it compare to other similar models on the market? Our generator testers got to work to find out. Honda has long held the crown for one of the best portable leisure generators word wide. Just look at the Honda EU20i – fuel efficient, durable and insanely portable. But the Honda team have realised that the EU20i isn’t ...

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Tried &Tested: Best Electric Start Generator Models

You want one thing from your generator – for it to start every time you push the button. That’s the case whether you’re on the road, on the work-site, caravanning in the outback, or at home in a blackout. An electric start generator is designed to start without any fuss. But with so many electric start generators on the market, how do you know which to choose? Our experts have done the ...

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Quiet Generator: The Quietest Generators On The Market

- Need to keep the noise down? Find out what quiet generator models will keep the neighbours happy. There are times when you need a quiet generator. You might be camping, running a food van or working in a residential area. Quiet generators are also a good choice for home and business standby power – the last thing you want during a power outage is a noisy generator. First, let’s look at how ...

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