5000 Watt Portable Generator CARB

Model Number: 30551-00

Keep your lights on, your food cold, your family connected – and more – during a power outage with this Briggs & Stratton 5,000 Watt Generator. Its easy-maneuvering design also makes it great for home improvement projects and recreational activities. Its Briggs & Stratton 1650 Series™ engine is CARB (California Air Resources Board) compliant and is designed to keep delivering power – even if your generator has to run all day for days on end. Four GFCI 120V and one 120/240V 30A outlets let you power more household essentials. And it can run up to 10 hours (at 50% load) without refueling.

  • Briggs & Stratton 1650 Series™ OHV Engine, CARB compliant
  • Multi-featured control panel includes 4 household outlets
  • 10 hour run time (at 50% load) without refueling
  • 25% more surge wattage
  • Never Go Flat wheels

Product Ratings

  • Briggs & Stratton 1150 Series™ Engine (250cc)

    This durable, easy starting and CARB-compliant engine features Overhead Valve (OHV) technology to run cooler and last longer: it’s ideal for portable generators.

  • Multi-Featured Control Panel

    Includes four GFCI 120 V household outlets and one 120/240V 30A locking outlet to power more essentials in your home, plus rubber outlet covers protect against the elements.

  • Long 10 Hour Run Time (at 50% Load)

    A metal 5 gallon fuel tank for more durability and less refueling.

  • 10" Never Go Flat Portable Generator Wheels
    Easy, All-Terrain Maneuverability

    Featuring rugged 12" Never Go Flat wheels for improved mobility.

  • Generator Alternator with Power Surge
    25% More Surge Wattage

    The Power Surge™ Alternator produces more surge wattage needed to start large motor-driven appliances and tools simultaneously.

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5000 Watt Portable Generator CARB
Running Watts 5000
Starting Watts 6250
Volts 120/240
Amps 41.6/20.8
Engine Brand Briggs & Stratton®
Engine Series 1650
Torque** (ft-lbs, gross) 16.5
Engine Displacement (cc) 342
OHV Engine Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity (Gallons) 5
Run Time Up to 10 hours @ 1/2 Load
Alternator PowerSurge™
Start Type Recoil
Low Oil Shutdown No
Automatic Idle Control No
Muffler Super Lo-Tone™
Fuel Gauge Yes
Hour Meter No
Wheel Type Never Go Flat
Wheel Diameter (Inches) 10
Weight (lbs) 171
Length (in) 29
Width (in) 25
Height (in) 27
Consumer Warranty (Product) 2-Year Limited Warranty
Commercial Warranty (Product) 90-Day Limited Warranty

*This generator is rated in accordance with CSA and PGMA standards.

This generator is certified in accordance with CSA and rated in accordance with PGMA standards.

**All power levels are stated gross torque at 2600 rpm per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton

***All power levels are stated gross horsepower at 3600 rpm per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton

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