Lowe's Home Improvement

KOHLER 38000-Watt (LP)/38000-Watt (NG) Standby Generator

Item #: 6900 |  Model #: 38RCL

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38000-Watt (LP)/38000-Watt (NG) Standby Generator

  • Automatic transfer switch sold separately; RXT transfer switch is compatible with this generator 200-amp (Lowe's item #8478, #8541), 400-amp (Lowe's item #367135, #367141)
  • Commerical-grade engine, powered by General Motors Vortec automotive-grade engine, operating at 1800 RPM
  • Premium power quality: +/-1% voltage regulation and less than 4% harmonic distortion protects your most sophisticated electronics from damage
  • KOHLER Fast-Response™ II alternators deliver excellent voltage and load response, creating outstanding power quality with low harmonic distortion, allowing for worry free operation of high end electronic devices
  • Fast response - automatically restores power in as little as 10 seconds
  • Quiet operation - low decibel levels - patented design produces remarkably low decibel ratings, as low as 58 db during exercise
  • Corrosion-resistant enclosure - powder-coated aluminum protects from even the harshest conditions
  • Premium warranty - 5-year/2,000-hour limited warranty
  • Installation and local permitting charges are not included; group 24 battery sold separately
Fuel Type Liquid propane or natural gas
Running Watt Range 29100 to 39000
Liquid Propane Rated Wattage 38000
Natural Gas Rated Wattage 38000
Engine Displacement (Cu. Centimeters) 4300
Engine Series General Motors Vortec 4.3L 4-cycle Natural Inspiration
Automatic Transfer Switch Included No
Number of Circuits N/A
Transfer Switch Amps N/A
Transfer Switch Rating N/A
Engine Brand KOHLER
Full Load Fuel Consumption (GPH) 6
Weight (lbs.) 1740
Response Time (Seconds) 10
Exercise Cycle Yes
Length (Inches) 90
Width (Inches) 33.5
Low Oil Shut Down Yes
Hour Meter Yes
Overload Protection Yes
Automatic Voltage Regulation Yes
Circuits Protected Whole house
Total Harmonic Distortion <5%
Warranty 5-year limited
Color/Finish Family Off-white
Material Aluminum
UL Safety Listing Yes
CSA Safety Listing Yes
ETL Safety Listing No
Normal Operating Load dB Noise Level 61
Series Name N/A
Wattage Range (Liquid Propane) over 30000
Fuel Consumption 1/2 Load (NG) 9.9
Wattage Range (Natural Gas) over 30000
Fuel Consumption 1/2 Load (LP) 4.1
Amperage at 240 Volts (Liquid Propane) 158
Amperage at 240 Volts (Natural Gas) 158

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