Michigan Critical Power considers Briggs & Stratton to be our flagship line for our residential installations because of our success with their legendary Fortress line. We also frequently install the Cummins Quiet Connect. Both of their 13kW models have been the perfect fit for dozens of our customers! If not, we can design and install systems from Generac, Kohler, Eaton and other manufacturers!

Briggs & Stratton/Fortress 040546 12kW Back-up power for small to medium sized homes.

With its sleek, compact profile, the 12kW Home Standby Generator adds new dimension to “Powering More for Less."

Symphony II
Thanks to Symphony II Power Management System, a smaller home generator system by Briggs & Stratton can meet all your needs and save you money in the process.

6 Year Parts, Labor & Travel Limited Warranty
The longest warranty in the industry. Our most comprehensive 6 year parts, labor & travel limited warranty.

Now 60% Quieter
Powered by our high-quality Vanguard engine, improved muffler design and re-engineered alternator intake ducting, the new 12kW is 60% quieter than our old 12kW.

Streamlined, Space-Saving Design
With the streamlined, compact design, the new 12kW is 50% smaller than our previous 12kW generator.

Durable Enclosure
Designed to weather the elements, the system's enclosure is made from automotive-grade Galvanneal steel to resist rust. Its advanced powder coat paint process results in years of protection against chips and abrasions.

Flexible Placement
Have a tight lot line? Worried about your curb appeal? Install your generator as close as 18" from your home. Our generators are in compliancy with the stringent National Fire Protection Agency 37 standard.

Cummins/QuietConnect RS13A  C12N6H 13 kW

Designed to Be Extremely Quiet

QuietConnect™ home standby generator models are designed and tested at our world-class Sound-Testing Facility. Unique, attractive enclosures and patented sound technology suppress engine noise to its lowest possible level.

Remote Diagnostics Capabilities

There are a number of options available for you to control your generator: A. The in-home display allows you to monitor your QuietConnect™ home standby generator from the comfort of your home. B. Super-convenient remote monitoring from your computer or mobile device lets you know when and how your generator is running from almost anywhere.

Incredibly Efficient Operation

Capable of running on clean-burning liquid propane or natural gas. Provides the right amount of power needed to keep your life running seamlessly through intelligent controlling of your home’s circuits. Extremely fuel-efficient operation and no-start exercise mode* for fewer emissions and more environmentally friendly performance (*available on certain models).

Extremely Compact Design

The compact size of the 13kW,17kW and 20kW models means the generator can be installed as close as 18 inches away from your home. Aesthetically pleasing appearance helps it easily blend into nearly any landscape.

Designed for Durability

The robust design and unique enclosure help these generators handle harsh weather conditions. The cold-start capabilities allow the generator to provide backup power even when temperatures plummet.