[ausev] ClipperCreek Announces New Charging Station AvailableImmediately
blasseter.cmpe01 at gtalumni.org
Fri Oct 30 16:29:00 GMT 2009
On Thu, Oct 29, 2009 at 5:31 PM, Rush <Rush at ironandwood.org> wrote:
>> ClipperCreek also announced it will have a fully compatible SAE-J1772T
>> 2 upgrade package available for $2,000 in early 2010. Like all of
>> ClipperCreek products, this unit will be UL listed.
> $2000 WOW!!!! for a J1772 plug and some simple circuit boards?
> By the way the plug, as submitted by Coulomb, was only certified to
> 240v/30amps by UL even though the SAE Spec says 50 amps. So if ClipperCreek
> wants to rate it to its full spec it will have to have UL recertify it.
I have to say that inserting and removing my L6-30 charging plug 2-3
times per day... every day... for the past 18 months... is starting to
show quite a bit of wear on the plug. It long since wore off it's
nice zinc coating.
That being said... at $45 for a pair of L6-30 plugs, I'd have to wear
out a LOT of L6-30 plugs for the cost of a J1772 plug to be
Brian "Lasso" Lasseter
"No Sane man will dance." -Cicero (106-43 B.C.)
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