How To Make A Generator Quiet
'We have a Coleman 10HP 'Power Mate' 5KW generator. It's LOUD. It has a 'Spark Arrester' as a muffler. The factory has no aftermarket mufflers for it, and extensive web-searches have not turned up a suitable muffler for it. Something HAD to be done. I got tired of screwing around with muffler shops telling me they couldn't quiet down this 10HP genset. It's got a Briggs and Stratton motor for chrissakes, how hard could it be? Anyway, after again being told there was nothing I could do to…
How to Quiet Your RV Generator by 50% (Quick, Easy Tricks)
The following video illustrates one of the cheapest and easiest methods I've seen to quiet the sound of your RV generator. With this simple technique, you can lessen its sound by 10dB or approximately one half of its normal volume. In the video, you see firsthand the effects of the…
How to Build a Soundproof Box for a Generator in 8 Simple Steps | A Quiet Refuge
Generators are a lifesaver but sometimes they can be too noisy and disrupt the peace. Here's how to build a soundproof box for a generator for a quiet time.
Generac Generator installed in a Suncast Garden Shed for Weatherproofing
Generac XG8000E generator installed in a Suncast Garden Shed. I added exhaust plumbing, a cooling air intake with exhaust fan. Runs a little quieter, but mor...
How To Choose A Backup Generator & Three Options For Legal Connections
Watch this detailed animation video to learn how to choose an economical backup generator and connect it to your house LEGALLY!
Interlock Kit on a GE Main Breaker
Dear Mr. Electrician: How can I install a Generator Interlock Kit on my existing GE main circuit breaker panel so that I can connect a portable generator to it safely? Answer: You first must determine if you have the needed circuit breaker spaces for a generator circuit breaker in