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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Ryobi Generator Review

Ryobi Generator Review: Are they worth it?

Ryobi is a big name in power tools, so how do Ryobi generators compare to the rest? We put them to the test. See our Ryobi generator review. A well known manufacturer the world over, Ryobi should have a generator range right up there with the best of the generator brands... Shouldn’t they? Let’s see how their generators compare and provide an expert Ryobi Generator Review: The Contenders: The two Ryobi inverter generators in ...

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Revealed: Best generators for your 4WD adventure

If you’ve got a 4WD, you’re no stranger to using your car battery and alternator to power up your 12V accessories. But when you’re on a big 4WD adventure, you need a trustworthy power source you can rely on to keep you powered up for days on end. Here we reveal the top three generators on the market. Generators are great for portable 240V power and for recharging your battery packs Before ...

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Charging 12V batteries with a generator

You’ve bought a camping inverter generator with built-in 12-volt outlets. But how do you go about charging 12V batteries from your generator? Here’s a quick rundown of what you need to know. The Yamaha EF2000iS inverter generator control panel with DC outlets at the bottom Let’s get straight to point: camping generators may have a 12-volt output on them, but when it comes to the crunch, they are not designed to fully ...

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Are generators allowed in National Parks?

Planning a camping trip this summer? Before you pack your generator, take some time to read the generator rules for national parks across Australia. Nothing beats the convenience of portable power. For some, that may be solar and battery packs, and for others it may be a modern camping generator - and there’s no time like the summer months to get out there and test out your new ultra lightweight portable ...

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CAMPING GENERATOR

Best Camping Generators Revealed

EXPERTS PROVIDE CAMPING GENERATOR REVIEWS  Today you don’t have to leave power behind when you hit the road. Camping generators mean you can power up things like microwave, television, laptop, toaster, coffee maker and even the air conditioner in your Motorhome. Of course, the other most common use for a camping generator is recharging your deep cycle battery packs which run all your favorite 12 volt appliances; this is where the ...

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Yamaha vs. Honda 2kVA Inverter Generator Showdown: Yamaha EF2000iS vs. Honda EU20i

YAMAHA vs. HONDA 2000 Watt Generator When it comes to inverter generators, Yamaha and Honda are head and shoulders above the rest. And if you’re looking for a 2000W generator for camping, caravanning or boating, there’s simply no comparison between these two powerhouses and the rest of the field. So how do you choose between them? Continue reading aboutthe da 2kVA generator. Following from our in-depth comparison of the Yamaha EF1000iS and Honda ...

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camping gear

The Gear You Need For Camping This Summer

Summer is just around the corner… you beauty! That means camping with your mates and family; stories around the campfire, BBQ’s by the beach, star gazing at night and getting back to nature. And because we know you’d rather spend your time exploring the Aussie outback than the aisles of another department store, we’ve made a list of cool camping gear that can be found online and delivered to your ...

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Yamaha generators

The brand that covers all portable power needs: Yamaha Generators

Like car manufacturers, we find that generator manufacturers are typically good at different things. Some are the best at industrial generators. Others have a knack for backup generators. And of course, there are those who know exactly how to make the most lightweight and compact portable generators. But with Yamaha generators, there seems to be no limit to their skills. Yamaha produces the gruntiest generators for the worksite. The lightest generators ...

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