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Old 09-16-2018, 12:25 PM   #11
bill-e
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Originally Posted by flybouy View Post
If a 30 amp trailer is plugged into a 15 amp adapter which can only fir in a standard 15 amp outlet then where are you getting the 30 amps? The 15 amp breaker for the outlet will be the limiting factor. Now if it's plugged into a 50 amp adapter then the caper's 30 amp breaker will be the limiting factor.
You're right, somehow with all the discussion of adapters etc I got stuck in my head on a 30amp x 15amp(115v) adapter. My thinking probably reinforced by my experience when using a 115v, 20amp receptacle on my generator and one of those 30/15 amp adapters....melted more than one.
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