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240v cord reel

Discussion in 'Model X: Battery & Charging' started by kwellmey, Jan 1, 2017.

  1. kwellmey

    kwellmey Member

    Sep 21, 2016
    Has anyone found / discovered a universal cord reel with a NEMA 14-30 or 14-50 receptacle?

    I have only found this thus far

    Target : Expect More. Pay Less.
  2. BerTX

    BerTX Supporting Member

    May 2, 2014
    Why? What is the advantage over a simple RV extension or a custom-made Tesla-specific NEMA 14-50 cable?

    The one you show has generator plugs and is only 20 amps. The higher gauge wire needed to carry 50 amps would make any kind of "reel" pretty unwieldy, wouldn't it? I carry a 15' extension "just in case", and have used it a few times, but only because it was easier than moving the car closer to the outlet.

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