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Old 08-08-2008, 07:19   #16
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The best price is from Mayberrys in New Jersey.
Honda Generators - an authorized dealer. Find product information and specifications for Honda Economy generators, Honda Deluxe generators, Honda Industrial generators, Honda Super Quiet generators, Inverter Equipped and Propane models.
I bought mine a few years ago for $850 with free shipping. In Canada they were twice as much!
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Old 08-08-2008, 07:50   #17
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Has anyone seen or used the small 1000 Watt generator from Harbor Freight?
Portable Generator 1000 Watt, Model# TG1200 | 1,000 - 4,999 Watts | Northern Tool + Equipment

For US$129.00 I could purchase one a year for a few years!

I understand it's not as good as the Honda, but still only $129.00.

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My brother used to work for Harbor Frieght at the home office. He said the company philosophy is basically one use tools, or "a hammer for a woman who wants to hang a picture'.

I have never believed you need to buy the most expensive tool, but I do believe you should try to buy quality. The idea you can buy a new one each year and come out ahead is a false economy in my opinion. Things never fail when it is easiest for you.
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Old 11-08-2008, 04:56   #18
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I have two honda generators for my camper so I can run the ac also. they are realy great units. when I head out in the fall an my boat I plan to bring one of the honda eu2000 with .
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