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Posted: 1/31/2011 1:15:42 PM EDT
Looking for pros vs. cons.
Personal experiences.
Buying for home back up in emergency w/ interlock kit and occasional camping....
Always wanted one.....
Buying one tonight hopefully.

Troy Bilt


Link Posted: 1/31/2011 1:20:50 PM EDT
Engine Brand : Briggs & Stratton

Engine Make : Yamaha

My money would be on Yamaha
Link Posted: 1/31/2011 1:29:26 PM EDT
I have a Troy Bilt 5500 with a Briggs. Had it for two years without any issues. Still fires right up on the first stroke, even with old gas.

You can't go wrong with a Briggs.
Link Posted: 1/31/2011 1:35:53 PM EDT
Yanmar diesel generator.

Link Posted: 1/31/2011 1:50:02 PM EDT
The Troy Bilt has a substantially larger engine (by 70 cubic centimeters). Both are single cylinder units.

Link Posted: 1/31/2011 2:17:02 PM EDT
Leaning toward the Rigid from the online reviews.
More input is certainly appreciated.
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