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. Before we get to the good stuff, let’s look at the benefits of ...

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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. 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 charge your batteries directly. There are two main reasons why: First, the chances ...

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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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Honda 2kVA generator

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 about Honda 2kVA generator. Following from our in-depth comparison of the Yamaha EF1000iS and Honda EU10i, here ...

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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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WARNING: Don’t buy a generator online until you read this

Remember the days when shopping for a petrol generator meant trekking from store to store comparing prices and models? Trying in vain to find an expert who could tell you the difference between this generator and that generator? Those days are long gone. Thanks to this fang-dangled thing called the Internet, today the most convenient way is to buy a generator online. With the internet, you have the biggest range of ...

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Battle of the brands: Why Yamaha is the biggest name in generators

Back in 1973, when Yamaha first started producing generators, nobody could have imagined that 50 years on they would be building gensets that make manufacturers like Honda quake in their boots. But today Yamaha is one of the biggest names in generators. If you’re looking for portable generators for camping/caravanning, they've got it. Rugged, powerful workhorses for the jobsite? Reliable, hassle-free companions for your mobile business? They've got it. The fact ...

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Yamaha Inverter Generator

Why should you buy a Yamaha Inverter Generator?

There was a time that if you put the words “Yamaha” and “Power” in the same sentence, you could only be talking about the roaring power behind the latest Yamaha motorcycle. After all, Yamaha has been a leading name in motorcycles since the very first 125cc YA-1 Motorcycle was made and sold in Japan in 1955. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-jui3qHhmhc Today Yamaha is a big name in another power industry: generators. Yamaha first started producing generators in ...

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