Electric Start 5000

EM5000S3C

The Electric Start 5000 has premium features for demanding commercial usage (non-GFCI applications) and reliable home backup use.

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$2,899

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AC Voltage Available
120 / 240
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Approximate Running Time (hrs.) / Tankful
8.1** / 11.2****
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Cold Climate Technology
Standard
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Dry Weight
102.2 kg (225.3 lbs.)

Features

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Portable power with premium features and traditional Honda durability and performance

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5,000 watts maximum AC output

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Powerful, easy-start Honda iGX390 commercial-grade engine

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Auto-throttle further extends running time by automatically adjusting engine speed to idle when under no load

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12 VDC battery charging capability with optional charge cable

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Standard Wheel kit with Positive Lock Folding Handles for easy transportation and convenient, compact storage

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Cold Climate Technology aids continuous running in cold weather conditions

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Honda exclusive iAVR (Intelligent Auto Voltage Regulation) system for stable power delivery and available extra wattage (7000 watts for 10 seconds to start larger equipment)

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A voltage Selector Switch allows both 120 V and 240 V output, or total output to a single 120 V outlet for powering devices with larger wattage requirements

Specifications

Electrical

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Generator Type
Brush type
Maximum AC Output (Watts)
5,000
AC Voltage Available
120 / 240
Maximum Continuous AC Output (Watts)
4,500 7,000 (iAVR)
Max. Rated AC Amperage @ 120 V / 240 V
37.5 / 18.8 (58.3 / 29.2 for 10 sec. iAVR)
Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI)
N/A
Frequency (Hertz)
60
Automatic Voltage Regulator
Standard iAVR (Intelligent Automatic Voltage Regulator)
DC Output Volts / Amps
12 / 8
Common Duplex Receptacle Specifications
37.5 amps/120 VAC continuous is available as combined total from these twin duplex AC receptacles.
DC Receptacle Specifications
8 amps/12 VDC is available from these +/- thumb screw terminals. Important Note: AC and DC output can be used simultaneously on this series only. DC system uses floating N (Neutral) type.
DC Charging Cable
Optional (P/N 32650-825-015)
High Capacity 120 / 240 VAC Twist Lock Receptacle Specifications
This receptacle will supply 30 amps at 120 VAC continuously. This receptacle will supply 18.8 amps (4.5 kVA) at 240 VAC continuously.

Engine

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Engine Type
Honda iGX390T2 OHV, 4-stroke, air-cooled
Displacement
389 cc
Starting System
Electric/recoil
Low Level Oil Alert System
Standard
Auto Throttle
Standard
Remote Start Capability
Optional
Fuel Tank Capacity
23.5 litres (5.17 Imp. gal.)

Additional Information

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Transport Wheels
2 Wheel standard
Lifting Hook
Optional (P/N 06810-Z22- A30ZA)
Battery
Standard (P/N 31500-MCR-J01)
Approximate Running Time (hrs.) / Tankful
8.1** / 11.2****
Rated Fuel Consumption (litres/hr)
2.90**
Noise Level dB(A) (1.5 m to 7 m)
72**
Length (Without Handles and Wheels)
681 mm (26.8 in.)
Length (With Handles and Wheels)
1,043 mm (41.1 in.)
Width (Without Handles and Wheels)
530 mm (20.9 in.)
Width (With Handles and Wheels)
706 mm (27.8 in.)
Height (Without Lift-Hook)
"719 mm (28.3 in.)
Height (With Lift-Hook)
773 mm (30.4 in.) optional lift hook
Dry Weight
102.2 kg (225.3 lbs.)
Cold Climate Technology
Standard

Warranty

Consumer or residential use:
36-month comprehensive warranty
Commercial use:
12-month comprehensive warranty

+ Honda Plus Warranty

Honda has established a brand synonymous with reliability. For increased peace-of-mind, learn more about Honda Plus Warranties.

Honda Plus Warranty Pricing

+ 12 Months + 24 Months + 36 Months
$178 $268 $312

Honda Plus Warranty Pricing

+ 12 Months $178
+ 24 Months $268
+ 36 Months $312
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