L6-20P -> L6-30R

George Herbert george.herbert at gmail.com
Tue Mar 18 22:54:44 UTC 2014


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I think the 250 v 15 amp plugs fit in the 20 amp sockets, but the 20s don't
fit in the 30 sockets.

This sort of thing is usually an adapter, a little cylinder with a L6-20R
on one end and a L6-30P on the other, since the loads are safe.  Either
that, or a short jumper cable wired the same way.


On Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at 3:46 PM, Mike Hale <eyeronic.design at gmail.com>wrote:

> They're different.  You can't force them.
>
> On Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at 12:24 PM, Randy <amps at djlab.com> wrote:
> > I have a situation where a 208v/20A PDU (L6-20P) is supposedly hooked to
> a
> > 208v/30A circuit (L6-30R).   Before I order the correct PDU's and whip
> > cords...sanity check...are connectors 'similar' enough that this is
> possible
> > (with force) or am I going to find we've actually got L6-20R's on the
> > provider side?
> >
> > --
> > ~Randy
> >
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-george william herbert
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