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Old 10-06-2019, 05:45 AM   #10
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City: Fort Myers, FL... Summers in Crisfield, MD
Country: USA
Vessel Name: Slow Hand
Vessel Model: Cherubini Independence 45
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Originally Posted by firstbase View Post
Have 2 50' 50a cables and 50' of 30a. What adapters are suggested for cruising? Have thought about changing the 30a stern connection to 50a as the wiring is all there just not in use. Is 30 amp prevelant out and about? Is there a 2 30a to 50a adaptor if I did?

Still electrically challenged..... !
Two 30 amp plugs to a single 50 amp 250 volt female plug adapter.

My boat is wired for a 50 amp 250 volt plug. I have no 230 volt appliances, only 120 volt equipment on the boat. When I'm at a marina without a 50 amp 250 volt receptacle, I use the above adapter which limits me to 30 amps on each leg.

This is not a recommendation for you to use it on your boat as I don't know how your boat is wired, this is just what I use on my boat and works for me.

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