Briggs & Stratton 20kW1 standby generators provide backup electricity for your air conditioner, appliances, lights, TVs or computers and give you the peace of mind to take charge. Ideal for large-sized homes, Briggs & Stratton standby generators can dependably power your home’s essential power needs with flexible power options.
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Manages Power to All of Your Appliances - Managed Whole House Power system powers your household appliances plus up to 2 air conditioners.
Quick Response – Automatically powers your home in seconds after sensing a power outage.
Reliable Engine Power – Briggs & Stratton standby generators are powered by commercial-grade Vanguard™ engines that are design-engineered to dependably take on the most demanding jobs.
Flexible Placement –Tested against tough National Fire Protection Agency standards, Briggs & Stratton 16kW¹/20kW¹ standby generators can be placed as close as 18” from the home providing more placement options in your yard - perfect for tight lot lines.
Durable Enclosure – Rust-resistant, Galvanneal steel enclosures are made from the same materials and paint process used in the automotive industry, resulting in years of protection against chips and abrasions.
4 Year Limited Parts and Labor Warranty2 – At Briggs & Stratton, we stand behind our warranty and make it easy for our customers to work with us.
Protecting Your Family and Home - Thoroughly tested against National Fire Protection Standards, the 20kW¹ standby generator has a thermally protected fuel system which automatically shuts off the unit in the event of a fire. Allsteel enclosure and base endure temperatures more than double that of aluminum and far beyond that of plastic.
Front Air Ventilation - Featuring unique airflow technology, the standby generator’s design pushes engine exhaust out the front of the unit and directly away from the house.
Transfer Switch - Flexible, indoor or outdoor, transfer switch placement make it convenient to install. All of our weatherresistant transfer switches are NEMA 3R rated for maximum protection against dirt, rain, sleet and snow.
- 100 Amp 16 Circuit Automatic Transfer Switch
- Patented A/C Power Control Module to power up to two load dependent, air conditioners
- Installation Base
- Battery Charger
- Hour Meter
1 This generator is rated in accordance with UL (Underwriters Laboratories) 2200 (stationary engine generator assemblies) and CSA (Canadian Standards Associations) C22.2 No. 100-04 (motors and generators).
2 Warranty details available at briggsandstratton.com.
3 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 low rates may vary depending on these factors.
4 Review local codes to determine if a transfer switch with separate service disconnect is required.
|Manufacturer||Briggs & Stratton|
|Rated Watts||20 LP/18.4 NG|
|Rated Amps||83.3 LP/75 NG|
|Voltage||120/240V AC, Single Phase|
|UL Listed||UL 2200|
|Decibel Rating||69.1 dB(A)||Features|
|Low Oil Alert||Yes|
|Battery Requirement||Group 26, 12V, 540CCA|
|Product Weight||500 lbs.|
|Shipping Weight||626 lbs.|
|Dimensions (Inches)||48L x 34W x 31H (BASE 50.5 x 32.9)||Engine|
|Engine Brand||Vanguard V-Twin|
|Engine RPM||3600 RPM|
|Cooling System||Air Cooled||Alternator|
|Alternator Type||Brushed, Computer Friendly|
|Auto Voltage Regulation||Automatic||Fuel|
|NG Power Capacity||18kW|
|LP Power Capacity||20kW|
|NG Consumption @ Full Load||260 cu.ft/hr|
|NG Consumption @ 1/2 Load||187 cu.ft/hr|
|LP Consumption @ Full Load||3.75 gal/hr|
|LP Consumption @ 1/2 Load||2.31 gal/hr||Transfer Switch|
|Transfer Switch Model||71047|
|Transfer Switch Amps||100 Amps|
|Transfer Switch Circuits||16 circuits
8 - 20A/120V
1 - 30A/240V
1 - 40A/240V
2 - 50A/240
|ATS Poles||2 Pole||Warranty Information|
|Consumer Warranty||4 Year/1600hrs Limited|
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