ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Shout Box
Recent Posts
Furnace igniter leaking noise to stereo
by sparkyinak. 05/20/18 07:20 PM
turning down possible problem customer
by gfretwell. 05/19/18 07:31 PM
electircal ageing test on IPC
by HotLine1. 05/14/18 09:42 AM
What estimating software do you recommend?
by wattsittoyou. 05/14/18 06:28 AM
Rolling Scaffold - what do you do?
by HotLine1. 05/11/18 09:05 AM
New in the Gallery:
Plug terminals
Housebilding DIY wiring
Who's Online Now
1 registered members (sparkyinak), 7 guests, and 8 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Gallery
Next Gallery
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Protype charger #205606
03/12/12 09:41 PM
03/12/12 09:41 PM
DSCN0068 (2).jpg
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,963
Brick, NJ USA

HotLine1 Offline OP

Member
Protype charger

Prototype charger awaiting UL field certification.
9 Comments
Re: Protype charger [Re: HotLine1] #205609
03/12/12 11:44 PM
03/12/12 11:44 PM
P
pdh  Offline
Member
Joined: Jan 2005
Posts: 354
If that logo is intended to represent a smiling T-slotted version of a 5-15R, they got the long slot on the wrong side.

Super Rod Cable Installation Tools

Super Rod Cable Rod System
Super Rod Cable Rod System -
Voted
Best Product of the Last 50 Years by members of NICEIC

Re: Protype charger [Re: HotLine1] #205611
03/12/12 11:54 PM
03/12/12 11:54 PM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,963
Brick, NJ USA
Unit is hard wired, I believe 60 AMP. All the ID is in Japanese; the replacement English decals had to be installed. I have no clue what that logo means. Nice observation on the T-slot!!


John
Re: Protype charger [Re: pdh] #205614
03/13/12 03:37 AM
03/13/12 03:37 AM
G
gfretwell  Offline

Member
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 9,222
Estero,Fl,usa
Business men think from the plug side wink

<insert joke here>


Greg Fretwell
Re: Protype charger [Re: gfretwell] #205618
03/13/12 04:45 PM
03/13/12 04:45 PM
L
LarryC  Offline
Member
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 783
Winchester, NH, US
I'm wondering how long before the copper thieves will start cutting the charger cords off of the units?

Re: Protype charger [Re: HotLine1] #205620
03/14/12 09:31 AM
03/14/12 09:31 AM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,963
Brick, NJ USA
That's an interesting thought Larry!

AFAIK, its been 'quiet' on this subject around here lately.



John
Re: Protype charger [Re: HotLine1] #205624
03/14/12 01:39 PM
03/14/12 01:39 PM
G
gfretwell  Offline

Member
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 9,222
Estero,Fl,usa
They seem to be making a dent in copper theft here with new laws cracking down on the sellers and the scrap yards.
One of the provisions is you can't be paid in cash. They mail you a check.
All transactions are recorded on video.


Greg Fretwell
Re: Protype charger [Re: gfretwell] #205625
03/14/12 02:55 PM
03/14/12 02:55 PM
L
LarryC  Offline
Member
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 783
Winchester, NH, US
Re: Copper thieves.

I am envisioning that the charger cable will either be armored under a non scratching protective plastic skin, or the entire cable will be armoured like the pay telephone handsets of old.

Re: Protype charger [Re: HotLine1] #205628
03/15/12 12:49 AM
03/15/12 12:49 AM
T
Tesla  Offline
Member
Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 1,273
Sacramento, CA
Video technology will be used with these devices.

So I rather doubt copper thieves will be targeting power vendors.



Tesla
Re: Protype charger [Re: HotLine1] #205638
03/15/12 07:22 PM
03/15/12 07:22 PM
HotLine1  Offline
OP
Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,963
Brick, NJ USA
Larry:
From what I have seen the pay phone cable to the handset isn't that vandalproof in a lot of areas.

Not that there are that many pay phones still around, but I saw a lot of destroyed/missing handsets over the years.

You may be in a better 'enviornment' up in the north land.
LOL


John

Featured:

2017 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2017 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman

 

Member Spotlight
BEAMEUP
BEAMEUP
WA
Posts: 27
Joined: December 2004
Show All Member Profiles 
Top Posters(30 Days)
twh 12
Popular Topics(Views)
246,845 Are you busy
184,205 Re: Forum
173,446 Need opinion
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Release build 20180101)
Page Time: 0.025s Queries: 18 (0.004s) Memory: 1.0128 MB (Peak: 1.2081 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2018-05-21 01:15:25 UTC