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*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS LEVEL 1 CHARGING - The Lectron Level 1 Charger lets you quickly charge your EV with a standard 110V outlet; You ...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS FAST CHARGING - Charge your J1772 EVs quickly and effortlessly with this Level 2 charger. Get up to 240V and 9.6 k...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS POWERFUL LEVEL 2 CHARGER- The Lectron V-BOX ev charger has a maximum output of 48 amps - allowing for much faster ...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS NEMA 5-15 CHARGER - Boosting 110V (Level 1 charger only) up to 16A, connect the charger to a voltage transformer o...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS FAST CHARGING - This Level 2 EV charger makes charging your car quick and effortless. Compact and durable, it is t...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS FAST CHARGING - This product is designed with the intent of making EV charging quick and effortless. Compact and d...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS FAST CHARGING - This product makes EV charging quick and effortless. It is compact and durable, making it the per...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS UNIVERSAL CHARGING - Lectron's portable charger for J1772 EVs comes with a NEMA 5-15 plug, providing up to 6 mile...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS FAST CHARGE - Faster charging than other EV chargers. With 32A and 7.68kWs, charge up to 28 miles of range per hou...View full details
*PRE-SALE: SHIPS IN DECEMBER 2023 UNIVERSAL CHARGING - This portable EV Charger offers interchangeable NEMA 5-15 and NEMA 14-50 plugs for flexibl...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS NEMA 10-30 CHARGER - Boosting 240V (Level 2 charger) up to 16A, it provides a rapid charging rate of 3.86kw/hour, ...View full details
*SHIPS WITHIN 1 - 2 WORKING DAYS NEMA 6-20 CHARGER - Boosting 240V (Level 2 charger) up to 16A, it provides a rapid charging rate of 3.86kw/hour, w...View full details
J1772 Chargers, also known as SAE J1772, are a standardized type of electric vehicle (EV) charging connector developed by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). These chargers play a vital role in supporting the widespread adoption of electric vehicles by providing a safe and efficient method for charging.
The J1772 charging connector typically consists of five pins: L1 (Phase 1), L2 (Phase 2), L1/N (Neutral), Protective Earth (PE), and Control Point (CP). These pins enable communication, safe electrical connections, and efficient charging between electric vehicles and charging stations.
The J1772 standard is used by all electric cars sold in North America.
J1772 Chargers offer several advantages that contribute to their popularity in the EV charging infrastructure:
Compatibility: One of the key advantages of J1772 Chargers is the widespread compatibility. They are designed to work with a wide range of electric vehicles, making them a versatile option for both current and future EV models.
Safety: J1772 Chargers incorporate safety features, including interlocking mechanisms and ground fault protection, to ensure secure and hazard-free charging experiences.
Ease of use: The J1772 connector is user-friendly, allowing for simple and convenient plug-in and disconnect actions. This user-friendliness encourages more people to adopt electric vehicles.
Integration with existing infrastructure: Many public charging stations are equipped with J1772 connectors, making it easy for EV owners to find charging options and use the existing charging infrastructure.
Reliability: J1772 Chargers have a proven track record of reliability and durability, contributing to their acceptance as a standard charging solution.
J1772 Chargers are compatible with a wide range of electric vehicles, including popular brands such as Nissan, Chevrolet, Ford, and more. This compatibility extends to plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), making J1772 a versatile choice for various EV owners.
J1772 Chargers support different charging speeds and levels. The charging speed primarily depends on the capabilities of the electric vehicle and the charging station. While J1772 Chargers can offer relatively fast charging, they are not considered ultra-fast chargers like Tesla's Superchargers. Instead, they are commonly used for Level 2 charging, which provides a moderate charging power suitable for home charging and many public charging scenarios.
For additional flexibility, consider utilizing J1772 adapters, which allow for compatibility with various charging standards, broadening your EV charging options.(added for internal linking)
Installing a J1772 charging station requires careful planning and adherence to best practices:
Location: Choose a convenient and accessible location for the charging station, considering factors like parking space availability, electrical infrastructure, and user convenience.
Electrical capacity: Ensure that the electrical circuitry and capacity can handle the charging station's power requirements without overloading the system.
Professional installation: It's recommended to have the charging station installed by a qualified electrician to ensure proper electrical connections and adherence to safety standards.
Weather protection: If the charging station is installed outdoors, provide adequate weather protection to shield it from environmental elements.
Regular maintenance: Perform routine maintenance checks to ensure the charging station remains in optimal working condition.
To enhance your J1772 charging experience, you might explore accessories such as the Tesla to J1772 adapter, which allows Tesla owners to use J1772 charging stations. Additionally, explore a range of reliable and efficient EV Chargers to power your electric vehicle effortlessly.(added for internal linking)