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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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three phase generators

Quick Buyers Guide to Types of Three Phase Generators

Three phase generators are an excellent choice if you want higher horse power without an expensive fuel guzzling engine. But not all three-phase generators are the same – like all generators, you can choose from a whole range of features, sizes and power outputs. Here, we provide an introduction to the types of three-phase generators out there. First, why should you choose a three-phase generator? The main reason is that it ...

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5 things to consider when buying a Mining Generator

Tough work environments demand tough generators. And there’s no tougher work environment than an Australian mine. You can’t settle for just any generator. You need to choose the most extreme Mining generator out there. One that is designed specifically to withstand everything a mining site can throw at it and still be begging for more.  Here are the five key factors you need to consider when choosing a mine specification generator: 1. ...

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Buying a Generator for your Business

Thinking of buying a generator for business use? Whether it’s a farm, event, construction site, satellite office or something else entirely, there’s a whole range of commercial generators that can power your Australian business day and night. The only challenge is working out which one is best for your needs. That’s where we come in.  Below are the top 9 things to consider when buying a commercial generator. You may also ...

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Welder Generators: What You Need To Know

Powerful Multi-Tasking: Everything you need to know about welder generators (plus a bit more): Why have one when you can have two? A welder generator appeals to the value-seeker in every one of us. But it doesn’t stop there – with manufacturers packing even more tools into a generator unit, we can now get more bang for our buck than ever before. Here, we reveal what you need to know about these ...

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three phase power

What’s the difference between single phase and three phase power?

When you’re buying a generator, it helps if you know some of the technicalities – otherwise there’s a high chance you’ll choose the wrong generator for your needs. So let’s start by revealing one of the greatest mysteries of them all: the difference between single phase and three phase power. Here it is: “A phase is the factional part of the period of a sinusoidal wave, usually expressed in electrical degrees. A single-phase circuit is an ...

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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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Best Generators for Food Vans revealed

There was a time the only food truck to jingle its way round town was Mr Whippy. Now the kids who used to run out into the streets screaming for soft serves in a cone, are all grown up and now they’re chasing a new breed of food truck. From tacos to gumbo, curry to burgers, food trucks are serving up a whole menu of appetising and (sometimes) gourmet goodies. It’s ...

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Best Generator Brands

Thinking of buying a new generator? Maybe you’re finally going on that caravan trip you’ve been planning for the past 12 months. Perhaps you’re investing in a new generator as back-up to your solar system. Or maybe this is the year you’re finally getting your home extension built and you need a generator to see you through. Whatever the reason, before you purchase a new generator, it pays to know the ...

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