Kubota Lowboy II Compact & Quiet Diesel Generator- GL7000 | Absolute Generators

Kubota Lowboy II Compact & Quiet Diesel Generator- GL7000 | Absolute Generators

Kubota Lowboy II Compact & Quiet Diesel Generator - GL7000, 7 kW Standby, 6.5 kW Prime, Single-Phase, 120-240 Volt, Liquid-Cooled

SKU: GL7000
Model: GL7000

Status: Available

List Price: $6,017.00
Sale Price: $5,387.00






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Kubota Lowboy II GL7000 Compact & Quiet Diesel Generator - 7 kW Standby, 6.5 kW Prime, Single-Phase, 120-240 Volt, Liquid-Cooled

  • Powered by a compact and powerful liquid-cooled Kubota Z478 2-cylinder diesel engine.
  • Convenient Single-Side Service comes standard on all GL models making for quick inspection and maintenance when the generator has been mounted in a confined limited access area.  You will maintain great access to:
    • Oil
    • Coolant drain extensions
    • Oil gauge
    • Oil filter
    • Oil refill port
    • Fuel filter
    • Water reserve tank
    • Battery (included)
    • Air filter/cleaner
  • 6.5 kW of continuous power is available in single-phase, 120 volt and 240 volt, 60 hertz power.
  • 7.4 gallon on-board fuel tank capacity offers 16.5 hours of continuous operation at 50% load and 10 hours at 100% load.
  • Fits many limited space applications being super compact at 42 x 24.3 x 27.5 (LWH, Inches) and light weight at under 240 lbs.
  • The durable painted steel enclosure offers protection from the elements and sound attenuation to a quiet 66.0 dB(A) rating at 23ft (7m) away.
  • Electric key start with battery included provides reliable manual engine starting.
  • A variety of convenience receptacles are offered, including:
    • One (1) Duplex NEMA 5-20R (GFCI-rated)
    • One (1) twist-lock NEMA L5-30R
    • One (1) twist-lock  NEMA L6-30R;
    • One (1) twist-lock  NEMA L14-30R
    • Note: The GL7000TM model has Terminal Lugs for full power hard wired connectivity for your output needs.
  • Single point lifting eye comes standard on all Kubota GL units for easy job site picking and mobilizing at no extra expense.

Construction sites for small business contractors and large construction conglomerates alike will love this all-purpose, heavy-duty, commercial-grade diesel generator. Nearly impossibly to find over 6,000 Watts in a liquid-cooled diesel generator with these compact dimensions and yet a very comfortable decibel rating, makes this unit the best of all possible worlds. You can easily carry on a conversation within yards of this fully functional generator. Plus, it's completely assembled in America by Kubota Engines. 


Manufacturer Kubota
Model Number GL7000
SKU GL7000
Generator Grade Commercial, Consumer, Industrial, Marine, Professional, Recreational, Semi-Professional
Generator Style Portable Generator, Skid Mounted Generator
Special Features Single-Phase, 3600 RPM, 30 Amp Plug, Hour Meter, Liquid Cooled, Voltmeter

Engine Details

Engine/Motor Brand Kubota
Engine Model Z482
Fuel Type Diesel
Starting System Electric
Auto Start & Stop (For Use With Automatic Transfer Switch) No
Battery For Electric Start Included
Horsepower 10.9 HP
Engine/Motor Type 2-Cylinder, Liquid-Cooled, Indirect Injection, Naturally Aspirated, 0.51L
Displacement 479
Engine RPM 3600
Generator RPM 3600
Fuel Tank Included
Fuel Capacity 7.4 Gallons
Run Time @ 25% Ld (Hrs) 20.0
Run Time @ 50% Ld (Hrs) 16.5
Run Time @ 75% Ld (Hrs) 13.3
Run Time @ 100% Ld (Hrs) 10.0
Fuel Cons. @ 100% Ld 0.69 Gallons/Hour
Enclosure Sound-Attenuating
Low Oil Shutdown/Alert Yes
High Water Temperature Shutdown/Alert Yes
Operational Volume (dB) 66.0
Continuous Operation Yes
Muffler Yes
Exhaust Position Top
Single-Side Service Yes


Engine Warranty 2 Years Or 3000 Hours
Generator Warranty 1 Year

Other Information

Weight (Lbs.) 518
Ship Weight (Lbs.) 560
Unit Dimensions 42.0"L x 24.3"W x 27.5"H
Agency Compliance CARB (California), EPA Tier 3
California Destination-Operators-Buyers Warning Click Here For California Proposition 65 Warning


NEMA 5-20R Duplex (20 Amp 120)
NEMA 5-20R Duplex (20 Amp 120)
NEMA L5-30R (30 Amp 120)
NEMA L5-30R (30 Amp 120)
NEMA L6-30R (30 Amp 240)
NEMA L6-30R (30 Amp 240)
NEMA L14-30R (30 Amp 120/240)
NEMA L14-30R (30 Amp 120/240)

Generator Details

Surge Start Watts 7,000
Continuous Rated Watts 6,500
Prime Rating Watts 6,500
Standby Rating kVA 7.0
Prime Rating kVA 6.5
Voltage 120, 240
Rated Amps @ Max Volt 27.1
Configuration Series
Frequency 60 Hz
Phase Single-Phase
Power Factor 1.0
Poles 2
Alternator Brush
Circuit Breakers Yes
2 Wire Sensing No

No Accessories for this product.

Free Freight Included With Every Order

  • Shipments < 150 lbs. Will Be By FedEx Or UPS To Garage Or Front Door
  • Shipments > 150 lbs. Will Be By Extes-Express, RL Carriers, Or Other To Curbside At Truck Deck Height
  • Free Standard Freight To Lower 48 States
  • Free Standard Freight Does Not Include Service To Alaska, Hawaii, Or Destinations Outside The United States. Contact Us To Make Other Accommodations For Shipments Outside The Lower 48 States.
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