What is the Top Rated Silent Generator in 2013?

Are you looking for a quiet generator that will work hard for you, but will be super-quiet so you don’t have to worry about it disturbing your family and neighbours? If you are, then you will be pleased to know the following machines will meet your needs. So, if you are looking for a portable way to generate electricity, in particular a compact solution or even that you can use when camping with you, you can be sure that the following products will be ideal for all your needs.

The 56352 Gas Powered Portable Generator By Wen

Noise rating: 71dB |Dimensions (W x H x L): 17.7 x 18.5 x 24.4 |Shipping Weight: 104 pounds |2 Year Limited Warranty |

The Wen 56352 Gas Powered Generator is an ideal portable generator suitable for those times when you simply need a bit of 'convenient' power. If you need some power supply around your home thanks to a cut in the mains, you can be sure that this is the generator 'that will put a sound shift' in for you. This means you can have electricity supplied to your refrigerator, freezer and even your television if you need to. With a selector switch that will let you change voltage should you need to, you will get the power you need -- minimum fuss.

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Because this machine is (relatively) quite quiet, it shouldn’t disturb you too much. 71dB is equivalent to you standing approximately 25 meters away from a busy road. With 11 hours run time at half load and an engine that automatically shuts down when there’s little oil left, the 56352 may be the ideal solution for you and your power needs.

The EF2000iS 4-Stroke Gas Powered Portable Invertor Generator By Yamaha

Noise rating: 51.5dB at ¼ load |Dimensions (W x H x L): 11 x 17.9 x 19.3 inches | Weight: 44.1 pounds |2 Year Warranty |

The 4-Stroke gas powered portable generator by Yamaha is perhaps one of the smallest on the 'generator# market. With it being fairly compact (see dimensions just above) & on the lighter side of generators, you can be sure that it will be easy to carry around with you. Although it does weighi in at just 44.1 pounds, this handy source of electrical power is not cumbersome, but its power may impress you.

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With the ability to run up to 10.5 hours without needing refuelling, this handy machine is perfect for fuel efficiency and ideal if you need to recharge 12-volt batteries. The 4-Stroke gas powered portable is also ideal if you need to use it on a boat in your RV or just about anywhere out and about. Thanks to the noise reduction technology, the EF2000iS is exceptionally quiet, so much so you can compare the noise levels to that of a boiling kettle that’s about half a meter away, it’s that quiet.

If you need a generator that is capable of giving you up to 2000 watts of power and give you great fuel efficiency while being easy to transport and store, the EF2000iS 4-Stroke Gas Powered Portable Invertor model is likely going be the perfect one for you (with many reviewers i.e long term users, particularly complementing it for general use but is best for the RV & for tailgating). 

IG2000 Inverter Generator 2000 Watt Power Camping Generator By Kipor

Noise rating: 23 dB |Dimensions (W x H x L) 11 x 16.75 x 20 inches | Weight: 48.5 pounds |2 Year Warranty |

If you were impressed with the EF2000iS, you may be even more impressed with this model the IG2000 Inverter Generator 2000 Watt Power Camping Generator is a good little model that is ideal for those camping trips where power is needed.

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Because this camping-specific generator is so quiet, you shouldn’t have to worry about turning it on and leaving it on, even during the evening when others may be asleep. The 23 dB of noise is equivalent to a pile of leaves rustling, it really is that quiet. With its electronically assisted recoil pull start and an output of 1600 watts, you can be sure that you will have no problems using this generator on any camping trip. The run-time for is approximately 3.5 hours on full load.

Don’t put up with noisy generators any more, enjoy your camping trip and enjoy the luxury of power when you need it the most thanks to the IG2000 Inverter Generator 2000 Watt Power Camping Generator.

The DS4000S (4,000 watt) 7.0 HP, Gas Generator By DuroStar

Noise rating: 69 dB |Dimensions (W x H x L) 20 x 22 x 27 inches | Weight: 52.5 pounds |1 Year Warranty |

This is a very, very highly rated generator and is also one of the best selling -- for which the reasoning is relatively simple: it offers great value for the money, being perfect for home back up. They describe it as a "rugged workhorse" and that is exactly what it is, being as reliable as they come -- constantly cranking out a stead 3,300 watts (and 4,000 at peak).

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Moreover, it also has an 8 hour life span (which is at half load) supported by a relatively large four gallon tank (powered on gas - with an integrated gauge reader). The reasoning as to why it is so quiet & so smoothly for a decent sized generator is because it features a range of acoustic engineering technology such as: the four point isolated motor mounts and whisper quiet muffers. This really is a top rated quiet generator and you should make sure that you at least check it out, before making a definitive purchase. 

Which generator will you buy and why?

Also, if you have any questions, comments or concerns regarding either the showcase overview of the best quiet generators 2013 or about any of the models specifically mentioned above then please do not hesitate to make them in the comments section just below (also with any further suggestions you might have) and we will be sure to get back to you as soon as possible.