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    Honda EU3000is Generator

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    EU3000is
    This Honda medium sized Inverter generator is Gasoline-powered and is rated for 2800 watts/3000 watts surge load. Has a float style fuel gauge and includes a 30 amp RV/marine outlet. Key switch electric start and is parallel capable. Has a large fuel tank for its size which gives it a very long run time.
    Description
    This Honda medium sized Inverter generator is Gasoline-powered and is rated for 2800 watts/3000 watts surge load. Has a float style fuel gauge and includes a 30 amp RV/marine outlet. Key switch electric start and is parallel capable. Has a large fuel tank for its size which gives it a very long run time.

    Ratings Scorecard

    Test Results

    Power delivery

    Power delivery

    How much wattage models delivered and how well they handled surges in power demand over various loads.

     /  5
    Power quality

    Power quality

    A generator's ability to deliver power smoothly, with consistent voltage.

     /  5
    Noise

    Noise

    Measured at 23 and 50 feet from the generator. We recommend hearing protection for standing close by the unit while it's running.

     /  5
    Ease of use

    Ease of use

    Includes starting, transport (for portables), and helpful features such as fuel shutoff.

     /  5
    CO safety technology

    CO safety technology

    The presence and responsiveness of built-in CO-sensing technology to automatically shut the generator off in an enclosed space before CO builds up to dangerous levels.

     /  5

    About

    The Honda EU3000is is part of the Generators test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Inverter Generators models like the EU3000is are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

    Power delivery How much wattage models delivered and how well they handled surges in power demand over various loads.

    Power quality A generator's ability to deliver power smoothly, with consistent voltage.

    Noise Measured at 23 and 50 feet from the generator. We recommend hearing protection for standing close by the unit while it's running.

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