PowerProtect™ 10kW Standby Generator

Starting at MSRP $3,229.00

Despite having nearly half the footprint of any other competitive model, this standby generator packs a powerful punch. Equipped with a unique front-facing exhaust for easy placement and installation, our 10kW1 unit ensures all your home’s essential appliances and power needs are covered during even the worst outages.

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Available Models: 040684

Features

Smallest Footprint in its Class

A 50% smaller footprint than competitive generators allows for easy, discreet placement and installation.

Best-In-Class Warranty

6-Year limited warranty2 of parts, labor, and travel, included for the entire term. The industry’s most comprehensive warranty over time is standard to give you piece of mind that you have the coverage you need.

Commercial-Grade Vanguard® Power

Rugged, reliable engines trusted for the most demanding commercial applications, so you always get the power you need.

Multiple Fuel Options

Optimized for both natural gas and liquid propane fuels, the PP10 can provide reliable backup power to your home regardless of your available fuel options.

Easy Ownership

Approved for installation as close as 18" to a building for flexibility of placement around the home, and a hassle-free installation.3

Assembled & Engineered in USA

Briggs & Stratton generators are designed and assembled in the USA.4

Symphony® II Power Management System (Optional)

Optional Symphony® II power management is customizable to your home’s needs, offering prioritized whole-house power giving flexibility to a more affordable standby generator.
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Schaeffer® Full Synthetic Generator Oil

Shields engine to reduce wear and tear, and allows enhanced cold weather start-up and protection to -20°F.

1This generator is rated in accordance with UL (Underwriters Laboratories) 2200 (stationary engine generator assemblies) and CSA (Canadian Standards Association) standard C22.2 No.100-14 (motors and generators).
2See operator’s manual or briggsandstratton.com for complete warranty details.
3The installation manual contains specific instructions related to generator placement in addition to NFPA 37, including the requirement that carbon monoxide detectors be installed and maintained in your home or business.
4Of U.S. and global parts

Specifications

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Model Number
040684
MSRP (USD)*
$3,229.00
Running Watts (Liquid Propane) kW**
10
Running Watts (Natural Gas) kW**
8
Running Amperage (Liquid Propane) Amps**
41.7
Running Amperage (Natural Gas) Amps**
33.3
Voltage
120 / 240
Circuit Breaker Amps
50
Engine Brand
Vanguard®
Engine Displacement (cc)
570
Assembled Length (in.)
28
Assembled Width (in.)
24.5
Assembled Height (in.)
34.8
Assembled Weight (lbs.)
272
Normal Operating Sound
67 dBA
Fuel Consumption (Liquid Propane) (50% Load, BTU/hr)***
107,000
Fuel Consumption (Natural Gas) (50% Load, BTU/hr)***
111,000
Limited Warranty (Years)†
6

*Starting price in US dollars. Does not include installation, automatic transfer switch, accessories or shipping.
**This generator is rated in accordance with UL (Underwriters Laboratories) 2200 (stationary engine generator assemblies) and CSA (Canadian Standards Association) standard C22.2 No.100-14 (motors and generators).
***Fuel consumption rates are estimated based on normal operating conditions. Generator operation may be greatly affected by elevation and the cycling operation of multiple electrical appliances - fuel flow rates may vary depending on these factors.
†See operator’s manual or briggsandstratton.com for complete warranty details.

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