Cat RP Portable Generator FAQ
The RP Generators
Electric start. The 6500E and 7500E have electric start capability, in addition to pull start, whereas the 3600 and 5500 are pull start only.
At 50% load:
- RP3600 13.5 hours
- RP5500 15 hours
- RP6500E 12 hours
- RP7500E 11 hours
Caterpillar does not publish directly comparable sound data for the RP series, due to lack of industry noise measurement standards. However, these generators have an over sized muffler with sound absorption materials, side panels, and over sized fuel tank above the engine, which serves to contain noise as well.
Two years fom the date of orginal purchase or 1000 operating hours, whichever occurs first. You can quality for an additional year by registering your product within 30 days from date of purhcase for a total of 3 year or 1000 operating hours, whichever occurs first.
Full Warranty can be downloaded here.
For service or warranty options you need to contact an authorized service provided. All Battlefield locations fall under this category.
Our return policy can be found here
RP generators typically ship within 24 hours and lead times are 2-4 business days.
Not for online purchases. However, you can purchase the RP generators in person at any Battlefield locations.
If you don't have a delivery dock or forklift, you will need a lift gate for delivery. The generators ship on skids and must be removed from the delivery vehicle with a lift.