HYUNDAI 'Silent' Diesel Generator

The Hyundai range of diesel generators are designed to provide reliable standby power for homes or businesses which lose power suddenly.
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The Hyundai range of diesel generators are designed to provide reliable standby power for homes or businesses which lose power suddenly.

The DHY6000 and DHY8000 and DHY12500S series of generators are market leaders in the standby market, providing around the clock power when the National Grid fails. The larger, more static models provide both backup power but also serve as a solution for more regular use on a small scale operation

These are ideal for emergency power for your home.



Hyundai DHY8000SELR-T 6kW 3-phase Silenced Long Run Diesel Generator

    Equipped with a 30L fuel tank for an increased running time of up to 30 hours.
    Single & Three Phase capabilities, ideal for garages and workshops.
    Powered by a 4-stroke, air-cooled Hyundai diesel engine.
    Produces a maximum output of 6kW / 7.5kVA.
    Uses ATS capabilities to automatically start and shutdown during a power cut.
    Housed in a silenced case with a sound rating of just 70dB @ 7 metres.
    Covered by a Hyundai 1 year standard warranty.
    Full UK service and parts operation to maintain your generator for years to come.


*for single phase kVA is based on an assumed load factor of 0.8.

The DHY8000SELR-T is a compact yet powerful long run standby generator from Hyundai offers either switchable 230v single phase or 400v 3-phase voltages. The DHY8000SELR-T is ideal for workshops, garages and home use.

The large 30L fuel tank increases running time to a maximum of 30 hours, powered by a 4-stroke, air-cooled 456cc single cylinder Hyundai diesel engine, the DHY8000SELR-T has a maximum output of 6kW / 7.5kVA.

The control panel features 1 x 32A 230v single phase socket and 1 x 16A 400v three phase socket plus a 12v DC battery charging outlet.

The ATS (Automatic Transfer Switch) can be connected to an ATS system for maximum convenience. When the ATS module detects a loss of power from the mains supply it starts your generator up automatically and switches the supply from mains to generator. When the mains power resumes, it switches back to mains supply and switches the generator off. This electric start diesel generator, can be started with a two wire start function or a simple turn of the key being all that’s required to start or stop the machine when controlled manually.

Housed in silenced casing, the DHY8000SELR-T is an extremely quiet machine and will keep disturbance to a minimum for you, your family or your employees when powering your building. With a sound rating of 70dB @ 7 metres.

The DHY8000SELR-T is economical to run, using roughly 1L of diesel every hour. Since the DHY8000SELR-T can run on red diesel, which is significantly cheaper than the white diesel you put into your car, running costs can be kept to a minimum.

For information on how to properly maintain this diesel generator, please view our diesel generator maintenance checklist here.

In the box: Main Unit, 3 Spanners, Screwdriver, 12v DC Charging Cable, 2 Manual Start Keys, Fuel Filter, 1 x 16A 3-phase plug and 1 x 32A 230v plug.

Covered by a Hyundai 1 year standard warranty.

Designed for standby use. For Continuous power supply, we recommend a 1500rpm diesel generator.


Gross Weight (kg) 158.00
Engine Type Single Cylinder - Forced Air Cooled, OHV
Power Output (hp) 12.00
Number of Cylinders 1.00
Displacement (cc) 456.00
Cooling Method Air
Oil Capacity (L) 1.75
Speed (rpm) 3000.00
Rated kVA 6.90
Rated kW 5.50
Voltages - VAC 230v Single Phase / 400v 3-phase
Frequency (Hz) 50.00
Starting Method(s) Electric Key Start
Remote Start Function Optional
Fuel Type Diesel (Red or White)
Box Dimensions L x W x H (mm) 760 x 920 x 550




Hyundai DHY12500SE 10kW/12.5kVA 230v Mains Standby Silenced Diesel Generator

Ideal for Home emergency use to power Lights (idealy LED), fridge freezer, Gas cenral heating, Electric immersion heater, electric cooker and hob, LED TV, Laptop, wifi Router, Phone charger.

    10kw/12.5kVA maximum output
    Long run 60 Litre diesel tank
    ATS/2-wire/Key start
    Low noise 65 to 70db @ 7m
    AVR Alternator
    Portable- on wheels


This 10kw/12.5kVA diesel standby generator is ideal for home or business standby use. The Hyundai twin cylinder air-cooled engine operates at a low noise level within the sound attenuating enclosure.

Mounted on 4 wheels, (2 steering with brake and 2 fixed) it is easily moved on a flat surface. The control panel features a digital panel to display volts, hours, frequency , 32A and 63amp sockets at 230v mains voltage, emergency stop button, overload breakers, ATS/2-wire socket and a 12v DC output. The AVR alternator provides a smooth 230v mains power output and the high torque diesel engine ensures maximum economy and low emissions with minimum fluctuation in rpm as heavy loads are applied.

The long run 60 litre base mounted fuel tank will give up to 18 hours run time under ¼ load.

With key start, two wire start and ATS options, it is the ideal generator for the large home or small business standby in the event of a power failure.



Gross Weight (kg) 295.00
Engine Type Twin Cylinder - Forced Air Cooled
Speed (rpm) 3000.00
Max kVA 12.50
Max kW 10.00
Voltages - VAC 230v 50hz Single Phase
Connection Method (VAC/a) 1 x 32A, 1 x 63A
Starting Method(s) 12v Key Start, 2-wire Start, ATS
Fuel Type Diesel
Fuel Tank (L) 60.00
ATS Port Yes
Noise Level db (A) @ 7m 65 to 70db
Machine Dimensions L x W x H (mm) 1175 x 695 x 1050
Net Weight (kg) 295.00
Wheel Kit 4 Wheels With Brake


User Guides

Hyundai Standby Generator Maintenance
DHY6000SELR DHY8000SELR DHY8000SELR-T User Manual
Hyundai DHY12500SE User Manual



Warranty Information



For all our UK and Ireland customers we use UKMail to deliver your order as fast as possible. Or record delivery time is 3 hours.

We offer 2 shipping options to most of the UK mainland (Zones A and B):-

Next day shipping (before 3pm where availible)

Standard Shipping 3-5 business days.

If you're not in, UKmail will leave a card for you to contact them and arrange to collect or have your package delivered at more convinient date. 

If you know your not going to be in you can always ask us to deliver to a friend or families home or even your work. Just enter the desired delivery address into the shipping section of the checkout. You can also request to have your order delivered in plain unbranded packaging by requesting this in the comments section of the checkout.

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Terms for Delivery

Dates stated for delivery are approximate only and Emergency Food Storage shall not be liable for any delays in delivery howsoever caused.

We offer Next day on orders made before the following cut off times subject to stock availability. (Please note certain items are not eligible for next day as these are shipped direct from manufacturers and is out of our control) These are clearly marked on the product descriptions.


 Next day shipping orders need to be placed before these cut off times. 



All orders received after 3.00pm on Thursday through to Sunday will be dispatched on the following Monday.
Prices for delivery are subject to change without prior notice from Emergency food storage.
We reserve the right to contact the customer prior to despatch of goods to inform of a change in cost of delivery.

Please Note, we are closed for bank holidays and any orders placed on the bank holiday will be delayed by one day.

A valid signature will be required on collection or delivery.

Please check the box for signs of damage before signing. Please refuse any goods that have been damaged so UKmail can have them returned and inspected. If you have refused to take delivery on this basis please contact us on the number below to inform us of the problem.

In the unlikely event that you have not received all the goods within the estimated delivery time, please notify us immediately.

We reserve the right to charge our standard carriage rate of £9.99 on all orders that are returned to sender and require re-delivery unless evidence is provided that UKmail have neglected to deliver the goods within the chosen delivery timeframe.

Goods Availability

Whilst we endeavor to hold sufficient stock to meet all orders, there may be on occasion times when we are out of stock of a certain items. We will backorder this item for you and dispatch the item when they come back into stock.

If you require any further information regarding delivery please call 08719 711 911.

This prodcut is shipped direct from manufacturer and can take 7-14 days

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