Generac 16 kW Pre-packaged, Air-cooled Standby Generator with Steel Bisque Enclosure and 200 Amp SE Rated Smart Switch (US Only) Model # 6462
Provides essential circuit power protection for your home, ensuring the necessities remain powered during an outage or up to whole house coverage when paired with Generac’s Service Rated Smart Switch™. Capable of backing up a five ton air conditioner.
Generac OHVI® Engine Your Guardian Series generator might have to get you through days—or weeks—without utility power. Generac’s OHVI® engine, specifically designed for generator use, provides the reliability to power through the most severe outages.
Evolution™ Controller The next generation of intuitive controllers featuring a multilingual, two-line LCD text display with color-coded, backlit buttons.
Certified for 18" Installation to the Home Third-party certified to NFPA standards to be installed as close as 18” from the home’s exterior wall, provided it is located away from doors, windows, and fresh-air intakes, and unless otherwise directed by local codes.
Easy Installation When combined with a pre-wired transfer switch or Smart Switch, re-engineered connection points, and composite mounting pad that eliminates the need for a poured concrete base (unless specified by local codes), the Guardian Series 16 kW generator is easy to install.
Rated for Operation in Areas with Low Natural Gas Pressure In areas with low natural gas pressure, the Guardian Series 16 kW generator can operate on natural gas pressures of only 3.5” of water column.
All-Weather Steel Enclosure Our durable powder-coat finish helps make the sturdy, Galvanneal steel enclosure perfect for all weather conditions. It’s also able to withstand 150 mph winds. Optional aluminum available, recommended for salt-air locations.
Tool-less Fuel Conversion Switch between natural gas and LP fuel in the field in a few seconds, without the need for any tools.
True Power™ Technology Best-in-class power quality with less than 5% total harmonic distortion means clean, smooth operation of your sensitive electronics and appliances.
Quiet-Test™ Mode Thanks to Quiet-Test, your Guardian Series home standby generator runs its weekly self-test at a lower RPM for only five minutes. It’s quieter than other brands, and consumes less fuel. Choose your schedule - weekly, bi-weekly or monthly.
Mobile Link™ Compatible Take advantage of Generac’s Mobile Link cellular remote monitoring system and check on your generator’s status using your computer, tablet or smartphone, even when you are away. Sold separately.
24/7/365 Customer Support Power outages don’t always occur during normal working hours. That’s why Generac’s customer care call center—right here in Wisconsin—provides support any time of day or night, all year long. Generac is standing by 24/7, every minute of every day, to answer your questions.
5-year Limited Warranty
• True Power™ Electrical Technology
• Two Line LCD Multilingual Digital Evolution™ Controller (English/Spanish/ French/Portuguese)
• Two Transfer Switch Options Available: 100 Amp Pre-Wired Switch or 200 Amp Smart Switch.
• Electronic Governor
• External Main Circuit Breaker, System Status & Maintenance Interval LED Indicators
• GFCI Duplex Outlet
• Sound Attenuated Enclosure
• Flexible Fuel Line Connector
• Composite Mounting Pad
• Natural Gas or LP Gas Operation
• Capability to be installed within 18" (457 mm) of a building*
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