What appliances can I run on a 2000 watt generator?
Correspondingly, will a 2000w generator run a refrigerator?
Speaking of which, one of the most common appliances, either in an RV or at home, that you are likely to always want to be able to power is a refrigerator. Luckily, with a 2000 watt generator, you can indeed run a mid-sized refrigerator as long as its energy star rated and uses no more than 1200 of starting watt power.
Also, what can I run on a 2200 watt generator?
- A Refrigerator or Freezer.
- Phone Chargers & Tool Chargers.
- Sump Pump or Dehumidifier.
- RV Air Conditioner, small. (3,000 watt for large one).
- Room Air Conditioner, small.
- Power Tools i.e. Drill, Grinder, Sawzall.
- Kitchen Appliances i.e. Microwave or Electric Frying Pan.
- Fans & Lights.
Simply so, what size generator do I need to run a refrigerator?
For example, if you want a generator to run a refrigerator and a freezer, the wattage (table 2) of the refrigerator would be 800 and the freezer would be 1,000. To select the correct size generator, you decide if both refrigerator and freezer are to start at the same time. If so, you would need (1,800 X 4) 7,200 watts.
What appliances will a 3500 watt generator run?
- Energy saving LED or CFL lights which consume about 14 watts each.
- A freezer, which on average consumes about 700 watts and needs 2100 to start.
- A refrigerator which needs 2100 to start and on average consumes 700 watts.