Petrol portable generators, powered by genuine Honda and Briggs & Stratton, Vanguard are primarily designed for not running for extended periods of time at maximum load.

Because of their simpler design, petrol generators are less expensive compared with diesel generators.

4,000W Petrol Powerlite Generator, powered by a GX270 Honda engine with recoil start.

Manufactured in Australia the PH045 generator is mounted in a powder coated heavy duty compact roll frame and the Honda engine is paired with a Mecc Alte Alternator, giving it an industry rating of 4.5.

This compact generator fully complies to the Australian Standards and holds 6 litres of fuel and when being used at maximum power, uses 2 litre’s of fuel per hour.

Ideally suitable for portable electric tools, together with small machines, electric pump up to 1.1kW, lights and household appliances, provided that the total power consumption at any one time is less than 4,000W.

Petrol generator options include weatherproof outlets and earth leakage circuit breaker, wheel and fold down handles, centre lift bar (removable), earth stake kit, battery (electric start models) and extended operation fuel tank (12.5 litres or 50 litres)

Quality generators, BUILT TO LAST!

FULL SERVICE and WARRANTY REPAIRS carried out instore.




Standby and Prime Power


Industry Rating 4.5 (kVA)

Rated Watts 4000

Voltage, Frequency, 240V, 50Hz

Single Phase

Outlets 1 x 10A & 1 x 15A

Tank Capacity 6 Litres

Fuel Consumption approx. 2L Hour


Wheels and Handle Roll Frame

Workcover Spec – Includes wheel and handle roll frame, RCD and weatherproof outlets.



Additional information

Weight 58 kg
Dimensions 50 × 70 × 51 cm