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Durostar DS4000S Portable Generator, Yellow/Black
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It's the best generator I have ever owned,starts with 1or2 pulls,not to heavy ...It met My expectations...works better than ones I bought from Home Depot & Lowes...also cheaper

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Bought this for home shows i do at our local convention center and it's the best money i've spent.…

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…This would also be a great product for those who are looking for a battery back up system for their home office computer or other medium duty home appliances.…I would reccomend using thing power bank in-line with a proper power spike strip to mitigate the damage done in the event of a power surge and loss on one's home computer.…

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Living in Hawaii I experience frequently power outages and this has been very reliable. It can be pre-charged and hold the charge for months on end without losing amperage. This last monsoon we had I went 8 hours without power and this was able to run my mini fridge and also charge portable power banks in one charge. I've also used this as a portable flashlight due to its light weight and dual light feature. One thing that could make this better would be the addition of another wall outlet type plug and less USB ports.…

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I absolutely love my Jackery Explorer 160!! I’ve taken it on overnight work trips with me and it keeps all my devices fully charged for the next next day. A big bonus that I also like is the built in flashlight. My father likes my Jackery Explorer so much that I’m thinking about getting him one also. Great product.

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Affordable on-the-go power source.

Excellent product; used at home and on an overlanding trip.…

Perfect for camping and home!

Really impressed by quality and appearance of item, packaging, light weight, quick delivery and follow up from Jackery! I love how easy all the hook ups are (solar newbie here!) It is great fun to begin the learning how much wattage is used for different items when charging. My unit was @ 37% when it arrived, and It took a few hours to charge from the wall. I then charged my cell phone, which was around 60% and it pulled 6 watts for the time it took to charge.…

Love this product!!

…It's great for camping and also perfect if your power goes out at home!

Has anyone used this for amateur radio (ham radio) for emergency power backup?

I have seen it in use several times for emergency power backup. After last springs tornado here at home we ordered our first one.

How long will this run an Airsense 10 Cpap?

Dear customer, this is Jackery Service Team, thanks for your interest on Jackery Portable Power Station. I had this spec infortion for device you mentioned your Quetion, an ResMed Airsense 10 Cpap, from ResMed home page: Typical power consumption: 53W (57VA) Peak power consumption: 104W (108VA). Working hours for Explorer 240 will be appr. 4.5 hours. But if you used to use a CPAP machine with humidifier and heat off, you will be getting more working time from Jackery Explorer 240.

Can be used with a CPAP

It provides power for my CPAP while camping or when the power is out at home.

Awesome power station

…When I got home it still was at 87%.…

Great product, long battery life!

…I use my Jackery every week at home for just simple charging of items when I don’t have a free outlet available.…

Jackery Portable Power Generator 240 performed as advertised and did not disappoint!

…After fully charging at home prior to drive up, each charge lasted 4-5 days.…

Cpap and camping

…I store it in my room at home as Emergency backup for power outages.

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It's the best generator I have ever owned

It's the best generator I have ever owned,starts with 1or2 pulls,not to heavy ...It met My expectations...works better than ones I bought from Home Depot & Lowes...also cheaper

Dependable for the price

This generator is well worth the price compared to similar generators at the big chain home improvement stores.…

Just in time!!

…I was so very glad I could stay home with my puppy and tropical plants.

Great Deal for Mid Level home power

Just got this generator from Amazon, arrived in a couple of days as expected. The generator seems to be a nice compact neat looking unit. I added 20 ounces of oil & put in a gallon of gasoline and it started on the third pull. I ran it for about five minutes and then plugged in an electric radiator which is 1500 W. Within minutes the radiator was hot, the voltmeter didn't drop and the unit seem to be running fine.…

DuroStar Generator recently purchased for home use.

Great generator for the price. I did expect it to have the gas gauge as described and it did not come with it. Other than that I am very satisfied with the unit. Terry of Blandon, Pa

Initial review

…I like this generator for back up power for home and boat.

Literally a lifesaver

…I ordered this on the way home the second day of an interminable power outage on my phone.…

Suprizingly, it is reasonable quite. Be a home ...

…Be a home builder I am around generators a lot and I had bought this one for some remote building.…

Not a bad generator for the price.

…You'll also need an adapter to convert the TT-30R receptacle to a standard home outlet.…

Started right up

…But I got some generic wheels at home depot and am in business.…

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Excellent product

Bought this for home shows i do at our local convention center and it's the best money i've spent.…

It is easy to carry to different places, not heavy and,of course, not cheap.

…I wanted to install a back up system in my home following a suggestion from PG&E in an email to its customers after the occurrence of a couple of fires in Northern California .…

Power For when You really need it

…My home is located near the edge of my electric service area and it gets several power outages each year.…

Can the Jackery 500 power a home refrigerator? We are having power outages because of wildfires.

Typically home refrigerators use about 800 watts, this model maxes out at 500 watts. You could consider a gas generator. Another cheaper option would be one of those fancy ($300) Yeti coolers to keep your food cold. Hope this helps.

Is it safe to be used indoors?

Yes, It is safe to use indoors. I charge it inside my home, and use it inside the cab of my truck to run a 12V refrigerator and inside my camper to charge items and run AC items off of the integrated 500w inverter. This is a really solid product. I have used it a lot over the past couple of months and I really find it useful.

Where to Begin-- Where was the power

As we faced an historic power outage in Marin County due to more northerly firestorms, I purchased this 500 watt backup for home, not for camping.…

Jackery Explorer 500

…Should be useful for camping and power disruptions at home.…

Great combination of generator & panels

…Although I haven't been able to use it away from my home, I immediately hooked the panels to the unit within minutes.…

can I use fr oxygen condenser or bi-pap?

As for home oxygen concentrators these tend to use a lot of power (300+ watts), so you wouldn't get much runtime. Portable pulse oxygen concentrators might be more realistic for people that use less than 5 liters/minute of oxygen (check with doctor). I'm not super familiar with portable oxygen concentrators, but I do know some of them have an option to charge with a 12 volt cigarette lighter outlet. This would be much more efficient than the AC inverter from the Jackery 500. As for bi-pap machines I would suggest 2 things: First avoid using your humidifier or heated tube. Second purchase a special DC adapter made for your model of machine. I purchased a DC connector for my older ResMed S8 (CPAP) for $85 from cpap.com. Using these 2 tips will greatly extend your runtime; a cpap would get about 6 to 7 nights depending on pressure and altitude. A bi-pap machine will probably be a bit less. Hope this helps.

【Jackery Explorer 500】Hurry this offer won't wait!

…My wishlist is to one day own a Jackery product with a mppt and iron phosphate batteries that powers my large home appliances.…

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Plenty of Power for Multiple Purposes

…This would also be a great product for those who are looking for a battery back up system for their home office computer or other medium duty home appliances.…I would reccomend using thing power bank in-line with a proper power spike strip to mitigate the damage done in the event of a power surge and loss on one's home computer.…

Convenient for traveling...

…It was very convenient when we needed an outlet away from home.…

A powerhouse for all my stuff.

…I've been testing the capabilities of this power station at my home before I plan on taking it out for fishing and camping.…

SBO
Could this item power a small 1/3 horse power sump pump for say 30 minutes?

I wasnt sure what this item was but based on my experience with the item, it is more meant for home use as supposed using this for commercial. I have tried to use this thing fo a vacuum cleaner and for my portable AC unit and it is able to turn them on but it does not provide enough power to make them work properly. I believe that you be the case for you. So for something more demanding like a horse sum pump I guess a power generator would be your best bet. Hope that helps

great portable AC power pack

…I first tested it at home of course.…

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Versatile for camping or home emergencies

Living in Hawaii I experience frequently power outages and this has been very reliable. It can be pre-charged and hold the charge for months on end without losing amperage. This last monsoon we had I went 8 hours without power and this was able to run my mini fridge and also charge portable power banks in one charge. I've also used this as a portable flashlight due to its light weight and dual light feature. One thing that could make this better would be the addition of another wall outlet type plug and less USB ports.…

Pricey but worthy..

So this is my second power station, and it just perfectly as what I needed , my first power station was 150 W and brought 2 years ago , The electric won’t last long(the price was 180 ) , and especially we went out for camping every year at Feb, as we just arrived home last night , the experience for this power station was one word”Amazing” , 3 days after we got home , it still has energy on it , let just unbelievable.. wow , compare to my first power stations this one is much better as what I need , you really pay for what you need and what is worthy for you ...

Useful for emergency situations

Purchased a new home 2 months back and during a recent snow storm my home went off power for 4 hours and this necessitated the purchase of this portable generator along with the other usage which i had in my mind for long, i.e have something like this when i am camping far north with no easy access to stuffs.It has worked well for me till now and I using this in my basement to light a lamp and have charging done for my routers just to keep it in running state in case of any emergency.…

Really small and light

excellent portable charger, turn on televisions and comes with several cables with which you can charge it at home or in your car. also comes with 4 usb ports

Great product

Perfect for piece of mind at home or camping.…

Excellent value for money

Like a camping friend introduction Shopping this mobile power supply Compact and easy to carry a small fan to plug in a night, wake up in the morning to charge the phone, especially the car special socket is very good, you can also use the car plug at home, the price is expensive, value for money

It charges the batteries for my drone

…You can charge your phone you can run your CPAP but the main reason that I bought this was to charge the batteries for my drone when I'm not at home.…Anybody that has any need for charging or plugging and something away from home I would definitely recommend this to

Good, small portable generator

Got this during a scheduled power outage by PG&E where my home's power was out for 3.5 days.… Definitely not strong enough to power any major appliances but it got the job done as I work from home quite often.

Great Portable Generator

This ROCKPALS 300W Portable Generator Lithium Portable Power Station has 4 USB outputs including C3.0 USB,110V AC Outlet, 12VDC cigarette lighter and LED Flashlight for Camping, Home, Emergency.…

It Works Great!

Had upgrade to electrical system at home and needed to keep working during power outage.…

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Great for travel and home use!

I absolutely love my Jackery Explorer 160!! I’ve taken it on overnight work trips with me and it keeps all my devices fully charged for the next next day. A big bonus that I also like is the built in flashlight. My father likes my Jackery Explorer so much that I’m thinking about getting him one also. Great product.

Best gadget ever!!

Must have, very portable, lightweight, USB C best choice, battery last for so many uses, charging with solar panel is fantastic, never leave home without it, take it with me to a jungle trip and to a remote island, it deliver all the power I need for iPhone, iPad , Usb fan, lights, speakers.…

Perfect for camping and home emergency power requirements.

I have been using the Jackery 160 for several months and have found it reliable and very handy. This past week I used it to power my router during a 2 day poser outage and it worked flawlessly. One key advantage is its ability to hold its charge for an extended period of time so it is ready when needed.

Will it power a home fan

It powers about 100 watts for an hour. You need to figure it fully based on the power usage of the fan.

Can it b plugged into home outlet and things like laptop and wifi router be continously plugged into it.... at home so always INSTANT power if outage.

Yes it charges from wall socket not sure if you can use and charge same time. I think you can.

Great Little Battery Pack

…Overall, I'm really happy with my purchase and will be keeping it ready at home for when the power goes out so I can still watch movies in the dark!

Happy Campers!

…This little wonder makes boondocking in our motor home delightful!…

Amazing buy

…Also it charges very fast in the car and at home

I need this to power lights for my craft booth, about 6 hours. Will this last? Ill probably use two of those costco big-bulb string lights

Plug the string in at home and see how long it lasts. Try using LED lighting, a fraction of electricity is needed.

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Is this ready to use out of the box or will I need to charge it before first use?

When mine arrived it had about 30% battery life, however the instructions advise you to leave it plugged in and charging whenever at home and not in use.

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