July 2014

buy a generator online

Remember the days when shopping for a petrol generator meant trekking from store to store comparing prices and models? Trying in vain to find an expert who could tell you the difference between this generator and that generator? Those days are long gone. Thanks to this fang-dangled thing called the Internet, today the most convenient way is to buy a generator online. With the internet, you have the biggest range … Read More

A Look at the Best Welder Generators

Thinking of buying a welder generator? No surprises there. After all, why would you buy two, three or four units when you can get everything you need in one compact package? But before you purchase a welder generator for sale, it pays to know the best brands out there. In Australia, Powerlite, Gentech, Crommelins and Advanced Power dominate the market for welder generators. Here, we measure them up for size: … Read More

Back in 1973, when Yamaha first started producing generators, nobody could have imagined that 50 years on they would be building gensets that make manufacturers like Honda quake in their boots. But today Yamaha is one of the biggest names in generators. If you’re looking for portable generators for camping/caravanning, they've got it. Rugged, powerful workhorses for the jobsite? Reliable, hassle-free companions for your mobile business? They've got it. The … Read More

three phase generators

Three phase generators are an excellent choice if you want higher horse power without an expensive fuel guzzling engine. But not all three-phase generators are the same – like all generators, you can choose from a whole range of features, sizes and power outputs. Here, we provide an introduction to the types of three-phase generators out there. First, why should you choose a three-phase generator? The main reason is that … Read More

Tough work environments demand tough generators. And there’s no tougher work environment than an Australian mine. You can’t settle for just any generator. You need to choose the most extreme Mining generator out there. One that is designed specifically to withstand everything a mining site can throw at it and still be begging for more.  Here are the five key factors you need to consider when choosing a mine specification … Read More

Diesel generator

When it comes to engines, there’s no greater grudge match then diesel generator versus petrol generator. But this battle isn’t restricted to the road – it’s a battle that extends to, worksites, homes, businesses and farms across Australia. It’s a battle of the generators. Here at My Generator, we know for a fact that diesel generator are some of the most cost-effective and fuel-efficient units you can buy. But petrol generators … Read More

Anyone who has used a auto-start generator during a power outage will have come across an Automatic Mains Failure Panel, or AMF panel. Sometimes also referred to as a switch, if you haven’t heard of one, this is one device you should get to know... Especially if you live in an area that regularly suffers from blackouts. It might seem like a simple device, but an AMF delivers a major advantage … Read More

Buying a Generator for your Business

Thinking of buying a generator for business use? Whether it’s a farm, event, construction site, satellite office or something else entirely, there’s a whole range of commercial generators that can power your Australian business day and night. The only challenge is working out which one is best for your needs. That’s where we come in.  Below are the top 9 things to consider when buying a commercial generator. You may … Read More

buy a generator online

The Risks When You Buy a Generator Online

So you want to buy a generator online, such an auction site like eBay? You’ve found a bargain, done your research and are about to win the bidding war or hit ‘buy now’. But before you make the final purchase, there are a few very important things you should know. First, did you know that auction fraud is one of the most commonly reported cases of online fraud? The majority … Read More

solar backup generator

Accessorize your generator with…. Two Wire Auto Start Control for solar backup generator.  Solar power is a great idea when the sun’s shining. You can use your appliances safe in the knowledge that your solar panels are collecting power from the sun and converting it into electricity. But what happens when the weather turns for weeks on end and the battery charge runs out? If you're off the grid, it’s … Read More