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  • 1,200 Peak Watts, 1,000 Running Watts
  • Fuel Efficient – Up to 9 Hour Run Time (0.8 gal)
  • Super Quiet – Less Noise than Normal Conversation
  • Safe for Electronics – Inverter Technology
  • Light Weight – Only 33 lbs
  • 3-Year Warranty and Lifetime Technical Support
  • EPA, CSA, CARB Compliant
  • Parallel Capable Using Westinghouse Inverter Generator Parallel Cord

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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Produces Clean Power (<3% THD)

The iGen1200 inverter generator produces clean power allowing safe operation of sensitive electronics such as computers, televisions, tablets, and mobile phones.

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Fuel Efficient – Runs Up to 9 hrs on 0.8 Gallons of Gasoline

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

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Very Quiet – As Low As 52 dBA (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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Very Light Weight

Weighing only 33 pounds, the iGen1200 is light weight and small, making it easy to take with you wherever you go.

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Dual USB Charging Ports

Charge electronics such as mobile phones and tablets with built-in 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 as low as 52 dBA
Spark Plug Torch A5RTC
Carburetor Kit Required to Operate at Altitude Yes
Altitude Carburetor Kit Number (sold separate) 140499
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 Limited 3 Years or 1000 hrs.
Commercial Warranty Limited 1 Year or 1000 hrs.

Dimensions & Weight:

Assembled Length 18 in (457 mm)
Assembled Width 10 in (254 mm)
Assembled Height 15.5 in (394 mm)
Carton Length 20 in (508 mm)
Carton Width 12 in (305 mm)
Carton Height 16.5 in (419 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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