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(Starting 9/1) Costco.com Champion DUAL-FUEL 2800wt Running / 3100wt Peak Digital Inverter Generator $849 AC

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Champion DUAL-FUEL 2800wt Running / 3100wt Peak Digital Inverter Generator, Electric Start, RV Ready, Parallel Capable, CARB & EPA Certified, Low Decibels
Features: Includes Oil & Battery, Electric Start, Outlet Covers, 171cc Engine, Economy Mode Switch, Overload Protection, Low Oil Shut-off Sensor, Less Than 5% THD, Parallel Capable
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Created 08-26-2016 at 08:13 AM by l2yangop
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nice features
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My hope is we can get a little discussion going here about it. Its priced lower than most sites even list the single fuel version. My understanding is that this is a Costco exclusive item
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the dual fuel ability is great for those who already have propane in their RV. Keep in mind that even though it's dual fuel, if you ever run gasoline in this, you still have to drain and run it dry to keep the carb from getting all gunked up during winter storage.

Bonus feature, it can parallel with two units? wow...
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Thanks + repps
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I bought this at Costco the last time that it was on sale- it's a great unit. The best way to keep this thing running forever is to switch it over to propane mode after you have run it on gas and try to start it a few times to get the rest of the gas out of the carbs.
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I bought this at Costco the last time that it was on sale- it's a great unit. The best way to keep this thing running forever is to switch it over to propane mode after you have run it on gas and try to start it a few times to get the rest of the gas out of the carbs.
great tip, thanks
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Anyone know of a similar (inverter generator) model that runs on natural gas? I'd like the option of hooking up to my home supply.
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How do you get advanced notice of Costco's upcoming sale items? Do they post it somewhere?
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How do you get advanced notice of Costco's upcoming sale items? Do they post it somewhere?
If you're a member then you will receive a booklet in the mail. You may also find scans of the booklet on various sites prior to the official sale date. Once the sale is valid they are listed on costco.com
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If you're a member then you will receive a booklet in the mail. You may also find scans of the booklet on various sites prior to the official sale date. Once the sale is valid they are listed on costco.com
I'm a member. Guess mine just didn't come yet Big Grin
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I got this dual fuel from Amazon for my Class B Van .....it is sorta loud but when the a/c is running it doesn't keep you awake. I got a two year extended warranty for only $20 due to the low price.

https://slickdeals.net/f/8691599-sportsman-gen4000df-4000w-dual-fuel-powered-portable-generator-230-free-shipping?v=1
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n00b question: practical uses for 2800 watts? I'm trying to talk myself into it, lol
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n00b question: practical 'u/ses for 2800 watts? I'm trying to talk myself into it, lol
I'm getting it for my travel trailer. 1500wt A/C unit, these are reported to run it no sweat.
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Last edited by l2yangop August 27, 2016 at 08:17 AM.
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