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Owen DeLong owen at
Fri Oct 22 00:28:42 UTC 2021

> On Oct 21, 2021, at 13:50 , Lady Benjamin Cannon of Glencoe, ASCE <lb at> wrote:
> Outside the datacenter is where DC power really shines in my opinion.  Inside the DC, everything is AC now and probably for the best.
> We never came up with a modular standard for -48VDC. Perhaps that could have changed things.

I’m actually surprised the industry never standardized on the connectors used in Forklifts. They’re basically a large-current variant
of Anderson Power Pole style connectors, but they come in a fixed two-conductor format. They are genderless connectors with
excellent durability and very easy assembly.

This is an example of the 175A rated version:

They come in sizes from 120A to 350A.


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