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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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 & 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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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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Portable Generator Reviews: Camping Generators

PORTABLE GENERATOR REVIEWS Over the years we’ve sold countless portable inverter generators to campers, caravaners and motorhome enthusiasts all over the country. With each of our customers, we endeavor to get feedback on their experience using their new generator on their trips. This helps us to ensure we have happy customers (and happy campers!), as well as provide advice to new customers. It also allows us to pass on useful information ...

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Selecting a Generator for Your Caravan

If you’re planning a caravan trip that involves free stay camping, then chances are you’ll need some power to run your appliances (caravan generator). Many caravan owners will pack a portable generator as an option to charge their deep cycle batteries, or to run those appliances that generally require a bit more power such as caravan air-conditioning units, washing machines, microwaves, kettles, hair dryers and the like. Our team of generator ...

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Caravan Generators

Experts Select Top Caravan Generators

You’ve got your caravan or maybe a sparkling new Motorhome/RV, kitted it out with all the modcons…now you just need some power…especially if you want to enjoy the freedom of remote camping! The good news is we have the word on the top motorhome/caravan generators on the market. When it comes to motorhome and caravan generators, there are a few things you need to look out for. You want to ensure it ...

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Best Caravan Generator: Yamaha EF2400iS vs Honda EU20i

YAMAHA vs. HONDA Caravan Generator How do Yamaha and Honda caravan generators match up? Does anything compare to the Yamaha EF2400iS? In this blog, we answer the big questions. You might have seen that the Yamaha EF2400iS recently came out on top in the Caravan & Motorhome Magazine’s Mega Portable Generator Comparison of 2014. This inverter generator boasts 2000W continuous output and 2400W peak output, which is pretty much all you’ll need ...

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Mega Portable Generator Comparison – The Results from Caravan & Motorhome Magazine

Okay all you Caravan folk, you'll want to read this; Caravan & Motorhome On Tour Magazine’s Mega Portable Generator Comparison has revealed the ultimate winners when it comes to portable power. Here we share the best caravan generator as judged by one of the most respected Caravan publications in the market... As you may know, Caravan & Motorhome On Tour Magazine is the preeminent monthly publication for Australian Caravan and RV ...

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