TMC is an independent, primarily volunteer organization that relies on ad revenue to cover its operating costs. Please consider whitelisting TMC on your ad blocker or making a Paypal contribution here: paypal.me/SupportTMC

Donate your adapter...

Discussion in 'North America' started by nwdiver, Nov 8, 2013.

  1. nwdiver

    nwdiver Active Member

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2013
    Messages:
    2,400
    Location:
    United States
    I think we can agree that it's somewhat silly for hundreds of MS owners to buy a CHAdeMO adapter when we MIGHT use it a couple times a year; attaching one to CHAdeMO chargers might work but then they're vulnerable to vandalism and theft. So.... how about teaming up with other MS owners and donating a few to your local library. Since that inter-web / e-book thing got big most libraries have started checking out everything from chainsaws to chess sets to stay relevant. CHAdeMO and roadster adapters would be right up their ally. No risk of vandalism and there's accountability to ensure they're returned. Once the CHAdeMO adapter is released I plan to donate one to a library on the Kitsap Peninsula... probably the Bainbridge Island Library. Any Kitsap residents want to chip in?
     
  2. islandbayy

    islandbayy Active Member

    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2013
    Messages:
    2,015
    Location:
    Greendale, Wisconsin
    Thats a neat idea. I setup a "time share" kind of thing here. Once the adapter is released, their are 4 of us going in on it, and will use some sort of calender system so we can each reserve it when we need it. Using a locking cabinet bolted to the outside of my garage, and each will have a key so they can access when needed.
     

Share This Page