Portable generators are there for you when things get serious –when a storm comes in and your home’s power goes out. Or they travel with you to remote places where conventional power is unavailable. From job sites to campsites to tailgating at the big game next weekend, you’ll be glad you brought one along.

Which one? Start by considering how you will use it.

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Home Backup Power

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Home Series™ Portable Generators

Essential power to keep you safe.

Don’t let a sudden power outage disrupt your family’s daily life. Home Series Portable Generators have heavy-duty frames and OHV engine designs to keep things up and running until normal power is restored.

  • Refrigerators and freezers
  • Computers, tablets and cell phone chargers
  • TVs
  • Sump pumps
  • Furnaces and window air conditioners
  • Lights
  • Home security systems

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Home Backup plus Home Improvement Power

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Elite Series™ Portable Generators

Power for added conveniences.

Briggs & Stratton Elite Series™ Portable Generators can provide all the backup power you need, plus power for outdoor projects where you need to power up your outdoor tools.

  • Saws
  • Drills
  • Shop vac
  • Lights
  • Compressors
  • Work Power

Work Power

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PRO Series™ Portable Generators

Power to get the job done.

Powered by Vanguard™ commercial-grade engines, our PRO Series™ Portable Generators are built tough to run at high levels day in and day out. If you’re a contractor or have serious work to do, get it done with these tough guys.

  • Circular saws
  • Power drills
  • Work lights
  • Boom-boxes
  • Air compressors
  • Other job site power equipment

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Play Power

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PowerSmart Series™ Portable Generators

Smart, efficient power anywhere.

If you take your playtime seriously, you need a quiet, lightweight and efficient PowerSmart Series™ Inverter Generator to keep your favorite things going when you’re camping, tailgating or enjoying other outdoor events. With less than 3% total harmonic distortion, they’re safe for laptop computers, TVs and game systems.

  • Outdoor lighting
  • Computers, tablets and cell phone chargers
  • Coffee maker
  • Crock pot
  • Music
  • Inflator pump