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#208734 - 02/08/13 05:29 PM WR/TR USB Charger Receptacle  
KJay  Offline
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Does anyone know of a TR/WR rated USB charger receptacle for use in outdoor damp/wet locations?
I see a lot of them in standard TR, but so far havenít found any that are also WR.

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#208735 - 02/08/13 05:46 PM Re: WR/TR USB Charger Receptacle [Re: KJay]  
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An In use cover ?,fed from a dead face GFC1 device ?

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#208747 - 02/09/13 02:32 AM Re: WR/TR USB Charger Receptacle [Re: KJay]  
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I would worry more about the 5v power supply and that little USB-A connector than the 120v side.



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#208769 - 02/10/13 03:02 PM Re: WR/TR USB Charger Receptacle [Re: gfretwell]  
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Thanks for the replies. I was referring more to this type of device having the NEC required weather resistant WR rating, not as much about protecting it from weather. I could see these being requested for outdoor deck and patios. So far, I havenít been able to find any that have the WR rating for use in outdoor locations.



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