Posted August 18, 2015

Diesel-Powered Portable Generator from Generac

Generac Power Systems has introduced a new diesel-powered portable generator, the XD5000E, designed for professionals and contractors looking to power tools, lights and other equipment. The XD5000E is engineered for job site demands,with a sturdy steel frame and Tier IV compliant engine that requires less maintenance.    

generac xd5000The generator offers easy start-up with its single-tough electric start. The 12-gallon fuel tank with fuel gauge provides a 32-hour runtime at 50 percent load, which reduces job site interruptions from having to  refuel. Generac also incorporates its patented TruePower Technology, which allows electricity to be generated with low total harmonic distortion for clean, smooth operation of electronics and equipment. MSRP is $3,699.  

Other professional features include:

  • Heavy-duty industrial-grade diesel engine, complete with low-oil shutdown
  • An integrated lifting eye for easy transportation and security on jobsites
  • A durable, fully welded 1 ¼ steel frame to maximize durability
  • An hour meter that tracks maintenance intervals
  • Four, 120V 20A GFCI outlets; One 120V 30A Twist Lock; One 120/240 20A Twist Lock
  • 120/240V selector, allowing full 120V power or 120/240V power output
  • CARB certified
  • Portability kit sold separately (wheel and handle)