1000 watt inverter generator Cat® INV1250 quiet generator

Overview
Running Power
1,000 W
Starting Power
1,250 W
AC Output
120V @ 60 Hz

Electrical

Running Power
1,000 W
Starting Power
1,250 W
AC Output
120V @ 60 Hz
DC Output
12V (8.3A) / 5V (2.1A)
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD)
< 3%
Receptacles
1x 5-20R Duplex, 1x 5V 2.1A USB, 1x 5V 1.0A, 1x 12V DC 8.3A
Voltage Regulation
Inverter Type
Battery Type

Engine

Run Time at 50%
8 h
Starting Method
Pull
Idle Control
Engine Smart Control (ESC)
Fuel Tank Nominal Capacity
1 gal (US)
Fuel Tank Material
Plastic
Fuel Type
Unleaded Gasoline > 87 octane
Fuel Gauge
Engine Displacement
60 cm³
Engine Type
OHV
Engine Speed
Variable RPM
Lubrication Method
Splash
Recommended Oil
SAE 30 or 10W-30
Oil Capacity
0 qt (US)
Region Certifications
EPA, CSA
Shutdown Method
Automatic Low Oil Level

Extra Features

Illuminated Control Panel
Yes
Handle Style
Integrated
Wheel Type
Indicator Lights
Low Oil, Overload, and Running
USB
1x 2.1A 5V and 1x 1.0A 5V

Warranty

Warranty
Standard 2-year limited, extended to 3-year limited when registered within 30 days

Dimensions

Height
17 in
Width
12 in
Length
18 in
Unit Weight
33 lb

Assembled

Extended Length
NaN in

Shipping

Carton Height
19 in
Carton Width
15 in
Carton Length
21 in
Shipping Weight
39 lb
UPC
815,683,026,632

Lightweight and Quiet

Clean, reliable power when and where you need it

Take your outdoor adventures to the next level with the Cat® INV1250 portable inverter generator. Inverter technology provides a high-quality power that's safe for your sensitive electronics.

The INV1250 produces low sound levels (52 - 57 dBA), making it a great solution for your portable power needs:

  • Laptop(s)
  • Mobile phone(s)
  • Mini Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Big Screen Television

Use one INV1250 by itself or DOUBLE+ your power by connecting a second INV1250 or INV2000 with the Cat 30 Amp Inverter Parallel Kit (530-1202).

Quiet, Simple, Built to Last

Cat portable inverter generators give you the comforts of a consumer product with the performance and build of a professional inverter. Backed by our standard 2-year warranty, gain an additional year when you register your INV1250 within 30-days of purchase.

Our Customers, Our Priority

We've designed our Cat portable generators with service in mind. The INV1250 has easy oil fill access and includes a custom, drip-free oil funnel. Our online support and in-region multi-language customer call center is ready to help you 24/7/365. You won't have to wait long to get your generator serviced or up and running because service and replacement parts are stocked in our North American warehouse.

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