According to Wacker, the new GP 2600 and GP 4000 portable generator models combine the technology of a premium generator with Wacker overhead-valve engines. The GP 2600 uses the Wacker WM 170 engine, rated at 6 hp, and the GP 4000 uses the Wacker WM 270 engine, rated at 9 hp. The GP 2600, weighing 105 pounds, has a maximum output of 2600 watts and a continuous rating of 2250 watts; the GP 4000 weighs 152 pounds and provides 4000 watts of maximum output and 3600 watts continuous. The GP 4000 offers a full system circuit-interrupter module on all receptacles, including the 240-volt twist lock.
Staff | September 28, 2010