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  • 1,200 Peak Watts, 1,000 Running Watts
  • Fuel Efficient – 9 Hrs on 0.8 Gal of Gas @ 25% Load
  • Very Quiet – Less Noise than Normal Conversation Volume
  • Safe for Electronics – Inverter Technology
  • Lightweight – Only 33 lbs
  • 3-Year Warranty and Lifetime Technical Support
  • EPA, CSA, CARB Compliant

MSRP $449.00*

*Manufacturer's suggested retail price. Price excludes applicable taxes. Dealer sets actual selling price.

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Product Description

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Power for electronics, lights and small power tools or appliances

The iGen1200 packs a punch with enough power to keep you up and running when you need it.

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Fuel efficient – runs up to 9 hrs on 0.8 gallons of fuel

Westinghouse’s inverter generators are very efficient – getting you through the night on under a gallon of gasoline.

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Very quiet – 52 dBA @ 25% Load (less noise than normal conversation)

The iGen1200 runs at a volume that is perfect for emergency power, camping, tailgating and situations where you need less disruption.

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Double your power with parallel capability

Pair the iGen1200 with any other Westinghouse Inverter generator in the event you need more power. You’ll just need the Westinghouse Parallel Cable and you are ready to go.

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Advanced inverter technology – reliable power for cell phones, computers and other sensitive electronics

Westinghouse’s inverter technology can power even the most sensitive electronics. This technology does not come in conventional open frame inverters and is a feature you will almost certainly need.

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Extremely lightweight

Weighing only 33 pounds, the iGen1200 is lightweight and small, making it very easy to move.

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Dual USB Charging Ports

Charge electronics such as mobile phones with these safe USB charging ports.

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Circuit protected, Low-Oil Shutoff, and more

The iGen1200 comes with features for your safety – including overload prevention, and low-oil shutoff.

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Everything you need is in the box

The iGen1200 also comes with Oil, Funnel, Tool Kit, Manual, and Quick Start Guide.

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3-Year Warranty

All Westinghouse Portable Generators come with a 3-Year Residential Warranty and Lifetime Technical Support.


iGen1200 Spec Sheet

Model iGen1200
Starting Watts 1200
Rated Watts 1000
Peak Amps at 120V 10 amps
Running Amps at 120V 8.3 amps
AC Voltage 120 Volts
DC Voltage 5 Volts
AC Frequency 60 Hz
Parallel Capable with HPC cord (sold separate) Yes
Engine Horse Power (HP) 1.8 HP
Total Harmonic Distortion Less than 3%
Automatic Voltage Regulator (AVR) Yes
Starting System Recoil
Battery N/A
Engine Displacement 54cc
Engine Brand Westinghouse
Engine Type OHV 4 Stroke
Engine Speed Variable
Engine RPM Max 5200
Available in TrueTimber Camo No
Operational Volume @ 25% Load 52 dBA
Spark Plug Torch A5RTC
Carburetor Kit Required to Operate at Altitude Yes
Economy Mode Switch Yes/td>
Built-in Inverter Yes
Engine Lubrication Splash/td>
Recommended Oil SAE 10W30
Oil Bottle Size (included) 0.37 qt. (11.8 oz.)
Oil Capacity 0.37 qt. (11.8 oz.)
Fuel Type Unleaded Gasoline
10% Ethanol or less
Fuel Shut Off Manual
Fuel Tank Material Plastic
Fuel Tank Capacity 0.8 gal. (0.3 L)
Run Time at 25% Load (hrs.) 9 hrs.
Gasoline Fuel Gauge No
Choke Type Manual
Choke Location Side Panel
AC Outlets (1) Duplex 120V 20A (5-20R)
DC Outlets (2) 5V USB ports
Ground Floating Neutral
Covered Outlets Yes
Transfer Switch Ready No
Westinghouse Portable Transfer Switch Ready (ST Switch) No
Volt Meter No
GFCI Outlets No
LED Data Center No
RV Ready Outlet No
Overload Protection (circuit breaker) Yes
Handle Style Single, molded in case
Wheel Kit No
Emissions EPA, CARB
Canada CSA Compliant Yes
Muffler Pulse-Flo (TM)
Spark Arrestor Yes
Residential Warranty 3 Years or 1000 hrs.
Commercial Warranty 6 Months or 1000 hrs.

Dimensions & Weight:

Assembled Length 18 in (457 mm)
Assembled Width 8.5 in (216 mm)
Assembled Height 15.5 in (394 mm)
Carton Length 18.5 in (470 mm)
Carton Width 11.2 in (285 mm)
Carton Height 15.7 in (400 mm)
Dry Unit Weight 33 lbs (15 kg)
Shipping Weight 36.3 lbs (16.5 kg)
UPC 855464003872
GTIN 00855464003872


The following are examples of application that this inverter generator can power. Not all of these applications can be powered simultaneously.

  • Microwave Oven (up to 650 watts)
  • TV / DVD Player
  • Mobile Phones
  • Computer / Laptop
  • Small Power Tools
  • Crock Pot / Slow Cooker
  • Incandescent Lights
  • Fan
  • Coffee Maker
  • Radio / Stereo
  • Fan


Quick Start Guide


Spec Sheet

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