8kVA Diesel Generator: Top 4 in the Australian Market

The biggest names in the Australian generator market, Crommelins, Advanced Power and Himoinsa know how to build tough generators for tough work environments

These 8kVA diesel generators have everything you could be looking for in generator to meet the demands of the mining, hire and construction industries.


1. Crommelins Powered by Hatz 8kVA Diesel Hire Spec WorkCover Approved

Powered by a Subaru 10.5hp HATZ engine, the generator provides diesel reliability and economy for the trade, mining, agricultural and hire industries. It can also be customised for Australian WorkCover requirements.

Top Features:

  • Reliable electric start
  • Low-maintenance brushless alternator
  • Heavy duty steel frame
  • Front wheels, a lifting bar and handle for easy transport
  • Two weatherproof outlets, earth leakage protection, a circuit breaker and earth spike
  • Two-year manufacturers warranty and one-year engine warranty

2. Advanced Power Diesel 7.5kVA powered by Kohler

Known as the “Builder’s Special”, this Advanced Power diesel generator packs power, reliability and economy into a portable package. And with customisation, it is also perfect for the mining industry.

Top Features:

  • Top-of-the-range Kohler diesel engine
  • Easy electric start
  • World-class Linz brushless alternator for low-maintenance and clean stable power
  • Optional Automatic Voltage Regulator (AVR)
  • Three-year engine warranty and one year against faulty parts and workmanship 

3. Advanced Power, Honda Powered 8.0 KVA 

Australia's leading manufacturer of generators has packed all the rugged features your worksite needs into one dependable generator set.

Top Features:

  • Reliable Honda GX390 4-stroke engine
  • Recoil or optional electric start
  • Maintenance free brushless alternator
  • Continuous output of 6400 watts
  • Low oil protection and overload circuit breaker
  • Optional Earth Leakage Protection (ELP) and Long Range Fuel Tank.
  • Tough fully welded frame with heavy-duty anti-vibration mounts
  • Three-year warranty

4. Himoinsa 8kVA Diesel Three Phase Generator

The king of Himoinsa generators provides power that just keeps going…for 53 hours. So no matter how far away you are from civilisation, you can be sure that your power needs are covered. 

Top Features:

  • Yanmar diesel engine and Stamford alternator
  • 100-litre long-range fuel tank
  • Anti-corrosive powder coated steel canopy designed for demanding industrial applications
  • Weatherproof power distribution boards and circuit breaker
  • Stainless steel hinges and door latches