The LP 5500 is the smart choice for portable home emergency backup power, utilizing the benefits of propane to provide enough power to cover essential circuits in your home.
No other portable generator - propane or gasoline fueled - has all startup essentials on a single dial, with easy-to-follow instructions. Prime, choke, start and shutdown are conveniently located together for quicker startup, essential in an emergency.
- Clean – liquid propane is essentially non-toxic, and does not spill during refueling.
- Conveniently located fuel line quickly connects to standard LP tanks
- Integrated fuel tank holder secures a 20 or 30 lb LP tank to unit for easier and safer transportation
- (30) Amp outlet allows generator to be connected to a permanently installed, manual transfer switch for quick backup of hardwired appliances like a furnace or sump pump during a power outage
- Automatic system protection cuts power to the engine to protect it from damage
- Powerful 389 cc Generac OHV engine and heavy duty alternator delivers 5500 running watts and 6875 starting watts to power essential circuits