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Old 04-19-2013, 09:31 AM   #8555
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Originally Posted by NLS View Post
Yes it is.
Thank you for that bit of info.

Originally Posted by kindofblue View Post
Powerlet makes these plugs for BMW I believe and you can buy them directly from Powerlet. The fuse on that plug though is only 5 amps or 60 watts. That's not enough to run a heated jacket at high levels. Low probably.

Sandia BMW, our local dealer, installs an SAE battery tender plug directly to the battery and one can use that for heated gear with the correct adapter. Battery tender fuses are usually 15 amps or 180 watts.
Good to know.
Mine will likely be dedicated to the GPS, and possibly for cell phone charging, and I'd certainly add the under seat plug for higher amp usage.

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