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On Wed, Sep 11, 2019 at 11:55 AM Josh Luthman <j...@imaginenetworksllc.com>
wrote:

> One plug for one voltage + amp rating maybe?  Like 110vac 15amp, 110vac
> 20amp, 220vac, etc
>
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> On Wed, Sep 11, 2019 at 12:00 PM Adam Moffett <dmmoff...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I'm realizing after my rant that the mfg probably wants every device to
>> have a unique plug so a newb doesn't come along and plug an item into an
>> incompatible power supply.   ....still seems like one for every device
>> is too many.
>>
>> On 9/11/2019 11:52 AM, Adam Moffett wrote:
>> > I'm talking about items such as in the attached picture.
>> >
>> > I'd be hard pressed to find two devices, even from the same
>> > manufacturer, that use the same plug.  Molex must make 10 billion
>> > varieties.  WHY?
>> >
>> > I feel like there should be a standard -48V plug and a +48V plug with
>> > keys in different positions, then also an agnostic plug with the keys
>> > not present so it slides into either jack (from an isolated power
>> > supply).
>> >
>> > Make a slightly different set for 24V, 12V, and 5V.
>> > There! see? That's like 12 kinds of green power plugs, not eleventy
>> > thousand and one.
>> >
>> >
>>
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