SmartPlug 50 Amp Boatside Inlet – Stainless Steel – BM50S - Review
The SmartPlug BM50S 50A 125V/250V stainless steel inlet is a versatile option that works with either 3-wires (125V) or 4-wires (250V) in one inlet. It features mounting flange holes that match existing inlets, making it an easy replacement for old twist-type inlet products. Its design ensures that there is 20 times more electrical contact area, which eliminates overheating seen with traditional twist-type connectors. Plus, the solid sleeve connection and weatherproof seal provide an added layer of protection.
- Ease of Use- no twisting required, thanks to the unique plug body shape and push-in design where it only goes in the correct way every time – even in the dark!
- Multi-Point Locking System- side clips lock the plug securely into the inlet and eliminate any stress on the pins from cord movement.
- Eliminates Overheating- increased pin and clip surface area greatly improves electrical conductivity during high amperage demand.
- Weather Resistant Seals- multi-fin silicone gaskets in the inlet cover and plug body eliminate any moisture penetration.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Can I use the SmartPlug BM50S with both 125V and 250V power sources?
Yes, the SmartPlug BM50S is designed to work with both 125V and 250V power sources. It can accommodate either 3-wire or 4-wire configurations, making it a versatile choice for multiple power options.
Is installation difficult?
No, the SmartPlug BM50S is designed for quick and easy installation. The inlet mount holes match existing twist-type holes, allowing for a seamless replacement. Installation typically takes about 30 minutes.
Does the SmartPlug BM50S eliminate overheating?
Yes, the SmartPlug BM50S is specifically designed to eliminate overheating. It features a design that provides 20 times more electrical contact area compared to traditional twist-type connectors. This increased contact area greatly improves electrical conductivity during high amperage demand, reducing the risk of overheating.
Are the SmartPlug BM50S seals weather resistant?
Yes, the SmartPlug BM50S is equipped with weather resistant seals. The inlet cover and plug body feature multi-fin silicone gaskets, which eliminate any moisture penetration. This added layer of protection ensures the longevity and durability of the product, even in harsh weather conditions.View Buying Options