On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 3:59 PM, Mullen, Tim (IS) <Tim.Mullen@ngc.com>wrote:
> David Scheidt
> > There are 30 amp 120V plugs and receptacles, and 50A 120V plugs
> > and receptacles. (They're NEMA 5-30P, 5-30R and 5-50P, 5-50R if
> > you want to google for pics.)
> > I've never actually seen one in use. The electrical supply place
> > has them, though, so someone must use them.
> I have several of the 30 amp circuits here in the computer lab. The UPS
> and power distribution units for the computer racks plug into the 30 amp
> twist lock outlets. They are actually quite common; you just don't see
> them in a typical home.
Twist lock are something else again. The 5 series plugs are all straight
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