AC WORKS® Library — Locking 14-20

AC WORKS™ Wisdom: Differences Between L1420 and L1430

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Often, generators will have a locking style 4-prong outlet. The two different types get confused quite often. These are NEMA L14-20 and NEMA L14-30. There are a few differences in both appearance and technical performance. In this video, we will cover it all!Please check out our website to read informative blogs about similar topics, and to see our various adapters and cords for your power solution needs. Check us out on Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram. Give us a like and subscribe to our youtube channel to see more videos just like this one. Shoot us an email if there is...

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AC WORKS™ Wisdom: Generator Connections

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Depending on the size, brand, and its purpose, generators can have many different combinations of connectors. A pretty standard generator that can be used for many different purposes has 3 different connections: a NEMA L14-30R female connector, a NEMA TT-30R female connector, and a NEMA 5-20R female connector. The other common connections you may see on a generator are NEMA L14-20R and NEMA L5-30R. There will be different connections depending on the power it can put out and the standard the manufacturer built it with. This video will go over the possibilities of what each of these connectors can be...

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