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Old 03-02-2018, 06:26 AM
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I have a serious problem regarding this generator I bought to power my roof AC on my 1987 Jayco motorhome. Its way too loud and disturbs my fellow campers. [/B]
Yeah, it's a serious problem. I have a Westinghouse WH2200IXLT 1800W digital inverter generator, I purchased it at about $480 and have been using it for a couple of months, it's less noisy...am happy with that.
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Old 11-13-2019, 05:06 AM
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I have a serious problem regarding this generator I bought to power my roof AC on my 1987 Jayco motorhome. Its way too loud and disturbs my fellow campers. I paid $890 for it (Briggs & Stratton-Storm Responder 5500 Watt Generator). My son-in-law cut the cable to adapt it to my camper so now Lowes' probably won't give me a refund. I understand there are quiter models out there....but I made a hasty purchase when the campsite didn't have electric hookup and we really needed the AC.
Unfortunately I don't believe it's possible to do much if anything. There's a lot of mechanical noise from the open frame design. We've been in a similar situation before, so we've built a box and it was... well, not entirely useless, but it reduced the intensity of a sound just a bit.
Mistakes were made, I must admit.

So just replace it with an inverter type - from my experience, Yamahas (I'm talking about EF2000iSv2) are great. You'll save fuel and it will be much quieter. As another option - we replaced my father's old generator with two Honda's. Won't say it was the cheapest solution available, but it was a good one certainly.
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Old 06-01-2020, 04:04 AM
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I want to buy a generator but I worry about its noise. After comparing many types of RV generators I think that almost big generators like Westinghouse or Champion are loud while Honda has a small size but they quieter. However, it seems that big generators work more effectively so I am confused to make a decision.
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Old 06-21-2020, 02:21 AM
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Champion generators seem to be excellent from all I read about them. The last time I checked, the Champion headquarters are right here in California.

Here's a link to the website https://www.rvweb.net/best-rv-generators-reviewed/. I recommend one of their 2000 watt inverter models. They are very, very quiet when their full power is not needed ... as they go up and down in speed (and noise) automatically, depending upon how much power is required of them at any given time.

Note the American flag showing in the upper right of the pictures of some of their models. Stick with picking one of those models - as probably the flag means it's available in the U.S..
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Old 11-30-2020, 03:25 AM
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