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Power generators DIESEL are better KNOWN as backup force with a PUNCH.

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When you're talking about power generators diesel, you're really talking about backup with a decided punch. Can any of us afford to ignore the need for standby electricity when contemporary studies have demonstrated a 124% increase in power outages across the United States over a ten year period? It's true. A rise in population has strained what, in many areas of the country, is already an outdated utility grid - with these realities in mind, there can be no better time than now to consider standby electrical solutions (like a power generators diesel unit). Reliable backup power on site, power that utilizes the most efficient consumer fuel available (in diesel), ensures a measure of safety for all affected parties - while (and just as significant to the business owner) helping to sustain productivity.

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Inflated DEMANDS on the UTILITY grid (in PERIODS of peak usage) are just one CAUSE of grid failure.

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Although high demands on the power system can result in its failure in periods of peak energy usage, natural disasters also play a critical role in the uncertain status of electricity for a home or business. Tornados and earthquakes, hurricanes and flash floods, are random events that all of us know can impact electric power. Even something as inconsequential as a fender bender can interrupt the flow of electricity to an area for hours, perhaps days, if a pole is compromised. More and more businesses are installing standby backup generators to keep things running if and when the utility grid falters.

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Selection of a BACKUP generator MAY sound COMPLEX - but trust us, it isn't BAD.


Choosing backup in the form of a power generators diesel doesn't need to be difficult. If necessary, a professional electrician can help assess your electricity requirements before the generator is selected. In the case of a commercial location, you will need to know if the electricity used is standard single phase or three phase - and for three-phase applications, which voltage is utilized (the most common three-phase voltages are 120/208, 120/240, and 277/480). You must decide how much square footage you wish to power. How much you expect the generator to be used will help to identify the best fuel source for an application. A diesel-burning unit is really your only choice for prime-power use (also not a bad idea if a generator is expected to provide frequent backup, or backup for long stretches). Factory-outfitted generators, in addition to diesel, may utilize liquid propane gas (LP or LPG), or natural gas (NG). Natural gas is an omnipresent fuel source - but operating on NG affects generator output. Propane has an almost infinite shelf life - but it is bulky, and may not be available in all geographic locations. Diesel is safe to store, has a better shelf life than gasoline, and is available just about anywhere - however, it's not a great cold-weather fuel. Depending on the availability and cost of a fuel, you might discover that one source is far more practical than others for a given application.

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When you UNDERSTAND how much BACKUP you will need from a STANDBY generator, it is easier to IDENTIFY a kW rating.

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Once you are aware how much power you need, you will be able to identify the generator that best meets your requirements. It is rare that the kilowatt rating of a standby machine and the specific wattage needed by an application will align exactly. Since every application is different, it is always best to obtain a detailed (and specific) evaluation before selecting your stationary unit. In general terms, a 12kW diesel generator (the smallest in our lineup) can provide adequate power to a small business or residence of between 2400 and 3200 square feet. A 45kW unit, meanwhile, can often back up a small commercial warehouse or non-food retailer in the neighborhood of 3000 square feet, or a residence within the range of 9300 to 12000 square feet. A 130kW power generators diesel can be used as backup to a small restaurant or food retailer, a 20000-foot commercial warehouse, or a residence (or residential property featuring multiple buildings) in excess of 25000 square feet. You may be tempted to go whole-house residential coverage (so that every light and appliance in a home can be operated simultaneously if desired). We don't often recommend taking the whole-house route to backup because the generator needed for such an application will end up being much larger (and more costly) than is truly necessary.





WHAT you should make of AVAILABLE diesel generator FEATURES.

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Diesel generator features vary from manufacturer to manufacturer, and unit to unit. And remember that important features can involve more than the obvious - wattage and output capacity. Seek characteristics that will make operating your generator less work and more friendly. Climate protection, for instance, can be a significant feature when your generator will be stationed outside enduring rain and snow in January, and the merciless sun of July. Together these extremes can age your unit quickly - so the harsher the climate, the more careful the choice of enclosures must be. Sound insulation is an important consideration for urban and suburban installations (as is a model's standard operating rpm). Rubber engine mounts may not be foremost in your thoughts as you debate generator models, however the vibration control they provide protects the modern generator's digital controls (while helping to substantially limit noise). Keep your eyes open for traits such the rotating-field brushless alternator, electronic speed governor, and mainline circuit breaker protection. Build quality of your chosen machine should never be overlooked. We all know that power grids go down. Not all of us prepare today for tomorrow's disaster or emergency. A reliable standby power generators diesel machine can be key to sustaining productivity and preserving the safety of your home or business.

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T-Rex Generators distributes products from many different standby and portable generator manufacturers at substantially discounted prices. These represented companies include: Asco automatic transfer switches, Briggs & Stratton generators, Winco generators, Generac Generators, GenTran transfer switches, Reliance Controls Transfer Switches, and Zenith automatic transfer switches. T-Rex also carries Honda powered generators which have the same time-tested Honda engines as the substantially more expensive Honda generator brand units.