Top Rated in Outdoor Generators & Portable Power

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4.9 | 1,959 customer ratings
98% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
So within a week after getting my cord, we had a three day power outage. I hooked it up to my 4000 watt generator and it performed perfect. Nice and heavy duty well made, and the yellow cord is great at night, so you don't trip over
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By Jamster
I purchased this cable to connect a portable generator to a power inlet. When making the connections at each end, I noticed the molded ends are so small I can't get a firm grip to insert or extract from the
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By Me
This cord is made by Xuanhua (in China) and is marked as such at both the connectors and on the cable itself. The cable has no Champion branding or markings. I figured it was worth paying a little more than the "off-brand" options to get something you can trust. Unfortunately I paid more but ended up with the "off-brand" anyways.
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By Ryan T Smith
4.8 | 4,862 customer ratings
95% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
I ordered this power station knowing it probably wouldn’t get to me until after Hurricane Florence had hit. This seller knew that too, so they took it upon themselves to send me a really nice, large battery pack charger at no cost to make sure I would have something before the storm to get me through. Who does that?
I never write
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By Catherine Coday
This product works well, but there is a challenge for CPAP users that needs to be considered. The "passthrough" power on the 110v outlet is not actually passthrough. What this means is that the 3-hr cutoff time affects this outlet, as well, so if you intend to use this device as a UPS during storms while you sleep, you'll need to
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By Alan_in_NC
OK, so I'll admit that I'm a Jackery fan. I love their stuff. I travel with a Titan or Powerbar (depending on the trip) and they've treated me extremely well despite the abuse I put them through.

When I saw that this had been released, I decided I needed one. Last fall I moved to New England, and over the winter had several
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By Michael Mathiesen
4.8 | 3,102 customer ratings
97% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
works great. See photos for install. you will need a hole saw bit or spade bit to drill through siding and band joist or side sheeting to run waterproof conduit. My only complaint is that I wish the supplied ground that connects to the box from the outlet was solid 10 gauge copper instead of stranded... when connecting the 10-3 Romex
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By JD
Like other reviews, this is a great quality box, the manufacturer recommends using minimum 10 gauge / max 8 gauge wire, we installed the box with 8 gauge wire without problem, easy to install, but hire a Certified electrician to do this job, this box must be used with a combination of a transfer switch or Interlock, I decided to use an
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By Pedro D.
Purchased for my generator hook up at main panel. The build quality is good. My only comment is the same as some of the other reviews. The removable cover that contains the plug in socket has an rear lip that must fit over the stationary cover that gets screwed in place. If you attach the base to a flat surface, you will not be able
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By AddisonJ
4.8 | 2,981 customer ratings
97% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
The Jackery Explorer 500 is a solid, well designed product. The unit is rugged and compact with nothing on the exterior to break off or catch on nearby objects. The display shows charge level, charging wattage, and use wattage, all very handy. The pure sine wave inverter provides a clean AC supply at 110V, 60 hz. The unit charges in 8
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By eL Cid
I live in Florida and this is a must have for power outages, camping, and hurricane preparation. It’s so much easier than a traditional generator. It’s also a much cleaner solution and easier to have available when needed. The display screen is very helpful as far as knowing whether or not it’s fully charged. It has ample outlets
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By S. Scott
We just received the Jackery Explorer 500 Power Station. It’s a much bigger unit than the Honda 290 Power station that we already have. It's still lightweight, but it's much heftier than the 290. The new one is going to be a holiday gift for my parents, since they don’t have a generator (we do). Power outages are a part of life in the
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By New Jersey Foodies
4.7 | 1,745 customer ratings
95% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
I purchased the Jackery Explorer 500 and the SolarSaga 100 watt system together to use in our full time fun in our 4x4 adventure van. We love to be off grid taking our van into the backcountry mountains, deserts, grasslands, along rivers and oceans, you name it. Even on the infrequent times when we pull into an RV park with hookups, we
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By J Kessler
The Jackery SolarSaga 100W Solar Panel is among the higher priced products in this category and in my opinion, it's worth the extra money. Upon first inspection, the precision fit, form and function of this product conveys much forethought by the product's designers. From the durable plastic trim to the cable compartments, everything
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By Stephen Coscia
At 70 years of age, I've been a camper/hiker, of one kind or another, ever since my Dad threw me over his shoulder and took me fishing. Over our years together, we had many adventures in Mother Nature's Grandeur, but, in those days, the only 'technology' that went with us was Dad's bamboo fishing pole!

Today, car/tent camping
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By Auntimom
4.8 | 1,179 customer ratings
97% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
Very heavy duty. Well made. Comes with silicone hanger. I use to connect the 240 side of my generator to split receptacles in
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By KSRoots
Well made cord. Haven’t used it yet, but I ohm it out and it checks out to be good. Cheapest 50’ I could find anywhere. It was going to cost much more than this to make one. Use it for a generator someday, but also using it as a welder extension cord w a homemade adapter. Update : I did use the cord and it works great. Noticed the
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By Rodney GB
Great price for 50 feet . I cant make a cord for this price . This cord works to power my whole house from the generator feeding a transfer
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By bill
4.8 | 1,057 customer ratings
96% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
This generator 30 amp cord extension is 10 gauge and looks to be built very high quality. The connectors are very sturdy. I went thru Hurricane Irma and lost power for many days but could only connect the fridges, fans and some lights. With this cord I am now ready to connect it directly into my electrical panel after i had an electrician
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By Jorge Sanchez
I ordered 3 of these generator cords 2 days ago using Prime and as expected, they showed up today.Talk about heavy duty, I can see why they include that neat little carry/storage handle. The cord is pretty heavy. I live in Florida and hurricane season will be upon us in very short order. I hope I will not have a need to use my generator
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By Mr. Len
I specifically selected this cord because it was rated "STW" grade cord in the description. What I actually received was "SJTW" (Which is the "Junior" version of the STW cord).
Per NEC article 400:
STW = Extra hard service cord. Thermoplastic constructed jacket. 600 volt, weather resistant for outdoor
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By Amazon Customer
4.8 | 1,005 customer ratings
95% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
I cannot say enough good things about this product and this company. I purchased this transfer switch in July of 2014 to go along with my new Westinghouse WH6500E portable generator. I am reasonably handy, and have done a small amount of electrical projects before, but by no means am I a professional. I did all the setup, installation,
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By Charlie
The transfer box was a piece of cake to install. The video really speaks for it's self. My dad was a union electrician and I gofered for him growing up so I do have some pretty good experience. But I am telling you even a cave man can install the transfer box. I installed the outlet on the outside of my house and pulling off and
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By cosman
This has been terrific for us, and seems like a really safe, cost effective, and easy way to use generator power. I have a Champion 3800-Watt Dual Fuel RV Ready Portable Generator with Electric Start that sits outside and plugs into this product's plug that's on my outside wall.

This product, basically, gets wired into 4
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By Eric F
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4.7 | 5,729 customer ratings
96% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
I bought a 7500 watt Champion generator and in two months time, I have used it 3 times. I felt very uncomfortable using the generator uncovered. I put off buying this cover but after second outage, decided to buy it. Its a 5 minute install. No tools needed. I do not know about its claim to withstand 70 MPH winds, but I can tell you
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By Frederick Nunes
I bought this Champion Weather-Resistant Cover for my new Champion 3400 Dual Fuel generator. I love the heck out of my superbly-engineered generator, but this cover is "meh."

The cover fits over the Champion 3400 snugly, but it's not very robust. It works fine for keeping dirt and rain off a stationary unit, but campers,
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By hotdog12
We often lose power during winter storms -- and that means rain and wind when a generator is needed (usually at least 3 times each winter). Studied specs on this cover and, from reviewer comments, thought it was more practical than other 'generic' covers with fiddly frame-to-dome connections, and so decided to see if it would work on our
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By Michael D
4.7 | 3,172 customer ratings
94% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
I decided to try Jackery’s newest and most portable offering when looking for an effective and versatile power source for camping that wouldn’t be as bulky or heavy as packing a 40lb car batter and power inverter. I wanted to charge all my handheld devices, and be able to run a 110v LED flood light, an LED projector, or a large power
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By MC
After the Hurricane, I needed something reliable to get me through the night until I could start my big generator up. Power typically goes out at night. This generator did not disappoint. Fully charged in less than 1 hour. Plugged my CPAP into it at midnight and woke up at 6 AM with 33% power still remaining! This thing is light,
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By TOBIAS DILLARD
This is an easy to use, lightweight power supply with great power output.

I used it primarily to light a string of LED lights at our cottage by our firepit down by the Lakeshore where I have no AC power. It works like a champ!

A whole evening (probably 4 or 5 hours) down by the firepit and these lights only used
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By John C
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4.8 | 753 customer ratings
95% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
Works great! I also purchased the Conntek ISI 80SS2-GYBX Temporary Generator Transfer Switch Power Inlet Box, 50 Amp (http://amzn.to/1MUrPBN) and would recommend that Power box as the cable fits perfectly. I've read some other reviewers who had issue with a different brand box not accepting the cable very easily. No need for any grease
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By Sean
We are using this with a Duromax Dual Fuel generator to power our home after losing power from Hurricane Irma (5 days and counting at this point). This cable has been in constant use since our power went out and has not gotten hot or failed. The connections are very firm and did not loosen or fail at all during extremely heavy winds and
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By FL-Reviewer
this cord is heavy duty and can handle any watts or voltage you may have in you home or shop or some kind of storage you may have, this cord works great with the generator of my choice duromax XP10000EH or the duromax XP12000EH both works really well just install a 50 amp breaker in your main breaker box hook up your wires to a transfer
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By Sammy R.
4.7 | 1,042 customer ratings
94% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
A post PGE California power outage customer here.

I got both the 100 W and the lighter-weight 60W, so this review is a comparison. I would have just bought the 60W first, but it was out of stock, so I bought the 100 W one; then the 60W became available again a day later. Thanks to Prime free shipping, I figured I would compare
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By Amazon Customer
I use the Solar Saga to charge my Jackery 240 which recharges a lot of handheld devices on a daily basis. The panel is lightweight, compact and sets up in less than a minute. While parked in your camper, RV, car, truck, etc. you can place the panel on your dashboard faced toward the sun with the 240 charging on the floorboard. This works
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By K. Hatfield
The Solar Sega is the latest component added to our emergency preparedness schematic, which also includes the Jackery 160 and 240 Power Stations, as well as a host of power banks, etc. During short term power outages (which don’t necessitate cranking up the generator), the 160 and 240 each have a primary job addressing design flaws in
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By Amazon Customer
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4.8 | 457 customer ratings
94% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
- Reliance brand name- This is the same brand as the transfer switch i purchased and installed- but that came with a 10 foot reliance cord which is sufficient to connect -but for safety I ordered this to be able to run the generator further from the house. The thickness is the same from what I can tell- the rating of 7500 watts and 30 amp
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By LG19Gamer
When they said I could have power during a massive storm and my Generator could be placed safely from our home, I thought they were selling snake oil. Sure enough, this cord is sturdy and long enough to do just that. What a bargain at 50% the cost of “oem”
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By Charles
I’ve only used this cable once but it seems to be very well made. The end does include the lighted tip as shown in attached
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By Thomas
4.6 | 3,113 customer ratings
91% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
Well....hurricane Irma visited us a few days ago...
I ordered this Champion 4700/3800 last year...it stayed packed in the box until a day before Irma was to arrive.
My son got it ready in less than 15 mins.
Filled it will the oil that came with it.
Filled it with gas and cranked that baby up just to test and show me
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By Lisa H.
If this has 10 stars we would give it 11. Hurricane knocked out our power and this generator ads life bearable. In three days we used two tanks of propane. We used it to keep two refrigerators running, ceilings fans operating and light on. Ran approximately 14/15 hours a day. Did not run at night. Neighbors are planning to buy and one
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By Connie
I purchased the generator on 10/11/2017, following which a licensed electrical contractor did the necessary work on my home panel to accommodate the generator in the event of future need. Since the date of purchase (10/11/2017), I have never had an occasion to use the generator.
I do run the generator for 20 minutes every five or
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By Michael A. Hernandez
4.6 | 2,605 customer ratings
91% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
UPDATE 10/6/2017 My review below is for the C40065 wheel kit - it seems the seller now sells a 40065 kit that does NOT INCLUDE THE AXLE. Don't be fooled.

I also used the C40065 kit (which included the axle) on a Sportsman GEN4000 with NO drilling and NO frame modification just $5 in hardware. The handle and front rubber feet
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By Charles Eglinton
So I paired my kit up with the Champion 4000-Watt RV Ready Digital Hybrid Open Frame Inverter with Quiet Technology. This fell within the advertised compatibility list for the product however there were a few problems with the kit. First and foremost, if your lucky, install this BEFORE you put oil in your generator or you'll have lots
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By Marcos D.
Well, it is installed and it rolls but the instructions are just awful.

First, you have to remove one of the rubber feet to install the front solid rubber rest. Not mentioned at all in the instructions.

Second, the handle can be placed in many positions, you'll have to play around with it.

Also, with this
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By Pseudonym Here
4.8 | 429 customer ratings
98% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
Keep this in mind, while reading this: I have a 2100sq ft house that is 100% electric. A 4-ton Carrier inverter heat pump/AC unit, ALL LED lighting in my house, well pump, Whirlpool inverter refrigerator, 3CU FT chest freezer and small beer fridge and 30 gal water heater.

So I purchased this, but had not had a chance to
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By itpmguru
I'm not familiar with the ETL ratings and so I bought this cord based on the strength of the product review by Sanpete (2/2/19). He took the time to check those ratings and matched them against other more familiar standards... namely ANSI & UL [Quote=Sanpete] (In this case, that's ANSI/UL standard 817 and CSA standard
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By S4L ~ Shopper4Life.......
Purchased this to go with our thru the wall Generator Switch. Discovered it would not work with our Generator. Was going to return it, as the male end was 4 prong and we needed a TT-30. Quick fix, bought an AC Works locking adaptor for the generator side. Problem solved, much cheaper than trying to get a custom cord. This cord is
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By TLMKC
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4.8 | 417 customer ratings
95% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
The cord seems to be constructed well and the plug and socket mate with their corresponding places on the generator and inlet port. The jacket of the cord is 5/8" in diameter and the cord unrolls easily (at least in warm weather). The cord I received has a translucent clear female end that illuminates when receiving power from the
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By wise1
Great heavy duty cord. I like that it has the additional slight twist to lock it into the outlet box and the generator. I use this cord to connect the generator to the house during power outages in storms. I got tired of the extension cords running throughout the house and having to have a window or door open and having heat or cool loss
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By Eod_machine
This is a fine product, but it doesn't match the pictures. The ends are different (clear plug on at least one end, which other reviewer's pictures shows), and while it is still marked as SJTW specification, the temperature rating is -40C to 60C. The cableset in the picture shows 105C, which is not the case for the actual product that
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By Ryan
4.6 | 1,879 customer ratings
91% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
This is one of the better generators that I've owned, and I can recommend it for a number of different situations. This review also contains a few operational items that you should be aware of, a number of important tips, and some useful accessories you may want to consider.

Initially, I was confused about what made this unit a
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By J. Mccormick
The Champion Hybrid Generator is fantastic
I have no complaints at all with this generator
Here are some of the features that makes this generator great
1. Fuel shut off valve
2. Easy to empty and add oil
3. The 292cc engine keeps the generator from going into overload with higher start up wattage demands when in
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By chess101
As with any of my purchases, I do a lot of research before what I consider a significant investment. My primary goals were to find a generator for our travel trailer, which has 30-amp service. Some key must haves were that it must be able to power our 13.5KW air conditioner WHILE still running a reasonable amount of other items at the
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By Minnesota Mike
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4.6 | 1,666 customer ratings
92% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
I was skeptical about buying this brand since I have a Honda 2200 inverter as well that I really like, but I needed a 2nd one and Honda is double the price as this one.
This does come with oil and a funnel for putting the oil in the motor since it is shipped dry. One thing to keep in mind that the overload light comes on for about a
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By Jay Man
I have to say, I never right reviews, however with this purchase I found it a must. Like most of us, when I decided to purchase a generator, I started my online research. Everything about this one looked perfect, with the exception of the low volume of reviews. Let me tell you I really love this inverter generator. It was easy to fuel up
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By Eric R.
Generator would not run properly right out of the box. Motor sputtered and backfired, eco switch didn't work at all, and no power was being produced. Called Generac customer support, and was told to take it to an authorized repair facility for repairs. I asked them since it was brand new and never even used, any repairs should be
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By Steve S
4.6 | 1,580 customer ratings
91% of the ratings are 4-stars or 5-stars
Waited a year to review (about 100 hrs on the machine)..
Ok, here's the deal. Take it from a retired home builder with lots of generator experience, if you plan to rely on this unit to make a daily living, (think food truck) I would save my pennies and go for the twice as expensive Honda only because they are proven to last forever.
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By Amazon Customer
I purchased two of these units, along with the parallel connection kit, for use with my RV. My main goal was to be able run the 13,500 BTU air conditioner and to recharge the deep cycle house battery. We've had the units out on just one outing so far, but the units both performed well. We did not need to use the air conditioning on
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By DVB
This is a total rip off. We purchased this generator from amazon and bought SquareTrade extra warranty. We used it 2 times total. Does not even have 4 hours on it. Went to service this year (fresh gas and oil etc) and overload light on and won’t put or charge anything. Called SquareTrade and after supplying all documentation and 10
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By chezrob