Generac 5837 new 7,000 CorePower Series standby generator is a complete generator and transfer switch system, priced more affordably than any other system in the market. It makes choosing an automatic generator over a portable the obvious choice to manage power outages. The compact design is engineered for easy maintenance and serviceability, and is ideal when space is at a premium. The 7,000 Generator is prepackaged with a 50 Amp transfer switch with eight circuit load center including breakers. It is at least 10dB quieter than other competitive units and significantly quieter than a standard portable generator. The engine is designed for reliability and a long life. The generator can be easily installed and maintained due to its easy to remove sides. The removable sides require no tools and allow for easy accessibility during the initial installation and future maintenance. Its lightweight and compact design help it fit into tight spaces. The weather protective composite polymer enclosure allows it to withstand even the harshest of weather conditions, including coastal areas. A mounting pad is included and it eliminates the need to pour a concrete base. The generator has fully automatic operation. This includes an automatic transfer switch, revolving field alternator design and automatic voltage regulation. It also has a main line circuit breaker and a timed trickle battery charger.