Honda EX5500

basewindowbasewindow Solar Expert Posts: 63 ✭✭
Hi there,

Anyone have or had experience with the Honda EX5500 generator? 
Looking at one. About 15 years old with 500hrs. It $500au.
Havent seen it in person yet but I will if anyone can give me some info or advise.
Described as 'working well'

Off Grid shack - Victoria Australia. 480W array, 500Ah AGM at 12V. 30A PWM Manison CC. Trimetric 2030. 300W Pure Sine Inverter. 120lt Dometic Gas Fridge. Composting Toilet. 5000lt water tank with 12v 35psi pump. Bosch Hydropower 16 for nice hot water. 4kw Fuji Micro Generator (dead after 7 years) 5kva Subaru Generator.


  • westbranchwestbranch Solar Expert Posts: 5,123 ✭✭✭✭
    to test it get an electric heater that is close to its max output and plug it in. observe and report back here...   other more knowledgeable members will probably jump in later...
    KID #51B  4s 140W to 24V 900Ah C&D AGM
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    Eu3/2/1000i Gens, 1680W & E-Panel/WBjr to come, CL #647 asleep
    West Chilcotin, BC, Canada
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