P3000 PowerSmart Series™ Inverter Generator

Model Number: 030545-00

Get more power for the great outdoors – camping, RV adventures or tailgating – with this P3000 PowerSmart Series™ Inverter Generator by Briggs & Stratton. Inverter technology makes it quieter than traditional camping generators, lightweight, and safe for sensitive electronics. Carrying handles and a telescoping handle make it easy to take it to where the fun is. Plus the on-board StatStation® display keeps you informed about power use, run time and maintenance reminders. Now that’s smart power.

  • Quieter power*
  • Safe for sensitive electronics
  • StatStation® LCD Display
  • Easy portability
  • Parallel connector port


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Product Details

PowerSmart™ Series Technology

Inverter technology produces quiet, consistent power for your RV, small business, tailgate or even home backup.

Quiet, Efficient Power

The P3000's quiet inverter technology provides smooth, stable power safe for sensitive electronics. Its engine speed adjusts automatically, further reducing noise, fuel consumption, and emissions.

Multiple Outlets for Your Power Needs

(4) 120V Household Outlets(1) 120V 30A Outlet(1) USB Port(1) 12V DC Charging Outlet

LCD Statstation™ Display

The easy-to-read LCD screen shows the amount of power being used, total unit hours, and maintenance reminders, including oil, air filter, and spark plug changes.

Easy Mobility

A unique twin handle design and luggage-style telescoping handle make mobility a breeze.

Parallel Connector Port

Lets you connect two units together for even more power - perfect for RVs with air conditioning units. Parallel connector kit sold separately.

Fuel Sight Gauge

Conveniently displays how much fuel is left.

Generator per PGMA (Portable Generator Manufacturers’ Association) standard ANSI/PGMA G300-2015, Safety and Performance of Portable Generators.
*Compared to a traditional camping generator.
**Suggested prices will vary by market. Prices in U.S. Dollars. See store or dealer for details.
***Sound levels may vary based on proximity and location; measured at ¼ load at 7 meters from control panel side.

P3000 PowerSmart Series™ Inverter Generator
Running Watts* 2600
Starting Watts* 3000
Running Amps 21.7A
Engine Displacement (cc) 171
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal) 1.5
Run Time up to 10 @ 1/4 Load
Alternator Permanent Magnet
Start Type Recoil
Low Oil Shutdown Yes
Automatic Idle Control Yes
Muffler Standard
Fuel Gauge Yes
Hour Meter Part of Statstation™
Wheel Type Never Go Flat
Wheel Diameter (in) 6.0
Width (in) 14
Weight (lbs) 84
Height (in) 21
Length (in) 26
Consumer Warranty (Product) ** 2-year Limited
Commercial Warranty (Product) ** 90-day
Marketing Model 030545-00

*Generator per PGMA (Portable Generator Manufacturers’ Association) standard ANSI/PGMA G300-2015, Safety and Performance of Portable Generators.
**See Operator's Manual for complete warranty details


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