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What about older, 30-amp RV connections for charging?

What about older, 30-amp RV connections for charging?

I'm still learning about charging (I don't own a Tesla...yet!). I used to own an RV that had, I think, a 110v 30-amp connection. Any RV park has that kind of connection. I don't see it in the list of supported connections, however. Anyone considering RV parks as emergency charging stations?

shop | May 15, 2013

Yes indeed, people have been using RV parks. the RV 50 amp connection is just the NEMA 14-50 that we all get an adapter for - 240V at 40A charge rate. A TT-30 is only 120V, and for some reason the Tesla won't charge at anything higher than 20 amps when plugged into a 120V source, so that's a fairly low charge rate, but better than nothing. You do have to make your own adapter for a TT-30 though. You canfind instructions for this and more in this document:

http://cosmacelf.net/Home%20Made%20Adapters.pdf