Scheduled Delivery to Ashburn
learn more
Scheduled delivery to your door.
A scheduled delivery is available only Monday - Friday during normal business hours and used for heavy and oversized items (large TVs, large furniture and large appliances). This service includes delivery to the main entrance or garage (but does not include stairs). This service does not include unpacking, plugging in, installation or debris removal.

Note: Scheduled delivery services are available to most of the contiguous United States (available in parts of Alaska and Hawaii). Call 888-228-5800 for more information.
Discontinued Product
View all Generators

Generac LP5500 Propane Powered Portable Generator - 6001

Abt Model: 6001 | UPC Code: 696471060010
Roll over image to zoom in
This product is no longer available.

Product Details

Generac LP5500 Propane Powered Portable Generator, Model 6001

Finally there is a generator that is easy to fuel, east to start, easy to move, and easy to store—all in one new breakthrough design. Along with the advantages of liguid propane, Generac's LP5500 takes the design of Generac's LP Series to another level, packing even more power and premium features into one compact design. Use the LP5500 for outdoor events, camping, jobsite, home projects and emergency backup.


  • Propane Fuel Easy to use, safe to store, virtually non-toxic, and with a longer shelf life and lower emissions than gasoline
  • Integrated Propane Tank Holder Accepts either 20 lb or 30 lb propane cylinders for flexibility, convenience and extended runtimes
  • PowerDial™ Provides total control at the turn of a dial, with all start-up and shutdown functions in one simple, easy-access control
  • Automatic System Protection Cuts power to the engine to protect it from damage if the oil runs low
  • Precision Balanced For stability and effortless mobility
  • Folding/Nesting Handle and tank holder For compact storage
  • (30) Amp Outlet Allows generator to be easily connected to a manual transfer switch to provide integrated backup power
    to your home
  • Covered Outlets Provide added protection from the environment
  • Circuit Breakers Provide overload protection
  • Powerful 389 cc Generac OHV Engine and heavy duty alternator Delivers 5500 Running Watts and 6875 Starting Watts to easily power essential appliances
  • Conveniently Located Fuel Line Quickly connects to standard LP tanks
  • Quick-Access Enclosure Detaches in a snap for easy engine maintenance
  • Hardened 1 ¼" Steel Tube Cradle For added durability and strength
  • Hour Meter Automatically tracks maintenance intervals
  • Wide, Never-Go-Flat 11" Wheels For easy transport regardless of terrain


  • Running Watts 5500
  • Starting Watts 6875
  • Engine Size 389cc
  • Engine Type Generac OHV
  • Low-Oil Level Shutdown Yes
  • Starting Method Recoil Pull Start
  • Covered Outlets Yes
  • Outlets
    • (2) Duplex 5-20R (20 Amp)120V
    • (1) L14-20R (30 Amp) Twist-Lock
  • Fuel Tank Type 20 lb Propane Tank or 30 lb Propane Tank (sold separately)
  • Run Time at 50% 4.75 Hrs w/20# Tank, 7 Hrs w/30# Tank
  • Handles Dolly-Style, Folding, Locking
  • Wheels 10" Solid Wheels
  • First Oil Included Yes
  • Emission Certified EPA, CARB

Approximate Dimensions

  • Width: 26.3"
  • Height: 35.5"
  • Depth: 36.5"

Approximate Weight

  • Unit: 184 lbs
  • Shipping: 190 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): Two Years Parts & Labor
Key Features
Integrated Propane Tank Holder/ Automatic System Protection/ Precision Balanced/ Covered Outlets/ Powerful 389cc Generac OHV Engine/ Hour Meter Automatically Tracks Maintenance Intervals/ 5500 Running Watts/ Recoil Pull Starting Method/ Orange Finish
More reasons to buy the Generac 6001 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Generac 6001 is Brand New.
  • The Generac 6001 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
A/C Rated Output5500 Watts
Starting MethodRecoil Pull Start
Fuel Tank Capacity (Gal.)4.3
Height (inches)35.5
Width (inches)26.3
Depth (inches)36.5
Warranty2 Years
Delivery is subject to reasonable access to the area without damaging the purchaser's property or the product, or jeopardizing the safety of the delivery personnel.
sign up for our newsletter
Join Our Email List & Get $25 Off your next order of $250 or more.