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Portable Generator Selection Guide

How to Pick the Perfect Portable Generator


When purchasing a Briggs & Stratton portable generator, it is important to consider a variety of factors such as your power needs, ease of transportation, and runtime. That is why before you buy, be sure to make a list of things you will need to power with your portable generator so you will be able to buy the generator that is the best fit for you.

To find the right portable generator for your needs, follow the generator selection guide we’ve assembled.

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Looking to power your electric grill, radio, outdoor lights, television, or laptop? Our generators give you the power you need, wherever you go. The new PowerSmart Series™ Inverter Generator by Briggs & Stratton features computer-controlled inverter technology that continuously adjusts engine speed to your power needs and delivers efficient, consistent, quiet power that traditional camping generators can't match.
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Home

Briggs & Stratton offers a variety of portable home generator systems from a range of wattage to meet all of your needs. These systems are ideal for powering a small appliance and several household items during an outage. Any of our portable home generators are known for long life, high performance, and great fuel efficiency.
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Get all the power you need for your job site with our Pro Series ™ work generators. Ideal for all power tools, airless sprayers, and air compressors, our work generators have contractor specific features for the tough demand of a job site.
Generators