The 16kW Generac 7176 whole house generator is the latest addition to the Guardian family. It protects the family and all home appliances during a power outage. The generator kicks in within seconds of the outage and will run for extended hours till grid power is restored. The WiFi-Enabled air-cooled generator can be run on LP or natural gas. During a power outage, the generator automatically turns on after the transfer switch senses the outage. The 16-Circuit ATS allows you to power up only the essential or the whole house.
This modern generator comes with several protective systems to extend its life. It is perfect for residential use and automatically restores power to your air-conditioning, heating, and the security system within seconds. Use it to run the sump pump, air-conditioner, refrigerator, furnace, computer, TV, lights, microwaves and so forth. This all-new model runs quietly without consuming much fuel. It has the electronic governor, Wi-Fi connectivity, auto load balancing, system status indicators, and a sound attenuation enclosure that make it a preferable choice for homeowners. Generac's® Guardian Series® offers benefits that only a few competitors can match.
Generac Guardian 7176 16kW Generator Features:
- Generac Guardian 7176 features the Generac G-Force 800 Series 816cc 2-cylinder engine. It has a hydraulic engine designed for rough use and operates at 3600 RPM. The single-phase generator produces 16000 watts on natural gas and LP. The storage capacity of the oil tank is 2.2 quarts (2.1 liters).
- G-Flex variable speed technology allows the air-cooled gas engine to operate at various speeds. The engine adjusts its speed according to the changing load conditions.
- The 100-amp, NEMA/UL 3R transfer switch has an aluminum enclosure and can be installed both indoor and outdoor. It powers 16-circuits of your house. The generator can also be used with the 200amp service rated smart switch.
- FREE Mobile Link allows you to connect your account to an authorized service dealer for fast, friendly and convenient assistance. You can also monitor the status of the generator on a phone, tablet or computer from around the world. Users get real-time updates and alerts using WiFi connectivity.
- The engine automatically shuts down when there is low oil pressure, high temperature, over or under-speed, controller fault, over crank, wiring error, over or under voltage and so forth.
- TRUE POWER™ TECHNOLOGY ensures superior harmonics and sine wave and makes the model perfect for use with sensitive electronics that have the microcircuits and microchips. It is safe for use with the latest HVACs, refrigerators, laptops, cell phones, and tablets.
- The model is purpose-built for extended use. Use the kitchen gas line for an unlimited supply of natural gas. For storm-prone areas, this model is just right. You can run it for several hours and days till the utility power returns.
- The model is easy to install with the removable door panels, a base pad that requires minimal ground preparation. Professional wiring methods save time on installation. This unit can be installed outdoors only.
- Guardian 7176 automatic home standby generator is backed by a 5-year limited warranty.
- Generac generators and engines are engineered and built in the USA. The Customer Support Team is standing by all day and night, every day of the year from our headquarters in Wisconsin to answer any questions you might have.