Buying a Used Generator

January 29, 2016

Are you in the market for a used industrial generator? Then you have come to the right place!

Finning CAT Rental Power is your single source for certified used Caterpillar generator sets. It can be a challenge finding and buying suitable and cost effective power generation equipment to fit your needs. Generator sizes can range from 20kW to 2500kW with an array of available options. Our trained technical sales staff are available to help clarify requirements and find the best equipment to fit your power needs.

There are many benefits to purchasing used industrial generator sets from Finning CAT Rental Power:

  • Affordable solutions to power generation needs.
  • Immediate availability of a wide range of sought after and difficult to source generators including natural gas, propane, and diesel.
  • A wide range of high-quality used generators priced to fit your budget.

Whatever type of used industrial generator chosen consider the following criteria:

  • What is the age of the equipment and hours on the generator?
  • Is there access to the history of the generator?
  • What kind reputation does the manufacturer have?
  • Wear and tear - how well was the equipment maintained during its life?
  • Can a load test be can conducted to confirm efficiency of the generator when supplying power?
  • Is the seller of the equipment a broker or a distributor?

As an educated consumer we at FINNING are aware of the risks you consider when purchasing used equipment such as physical wear and damage to equipment, mechanical wear, cracking, corrosion, wire chaffing, remaining life cycle of equipment and most importantly full performance capabilities. Our used equipment goes through a complete inspection process and load bank test. During their life cycle FINNING owned assets go through a 100+ point inspection process every time a unit comes back from a rental. You can be confident in your used equipment purchase from Finning CAT Rental Power. To further reduce any risk concern you may have ask one of our sales staff about our used equipment warranty, very cost effective for peace of mind.

If you are in the market for a used generator set, check out our collection of Used Equipment


  • Quality Used Assets
  • Tested
  • Warranty Coverage
  • Timely Delivery
  • Cat finance – Rent to Own Options
  • Refurbished
  • Custom Modifications
  • Affordable Options
  • Worldwide Shipping
  • Reputation

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