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Agreed 100%. $15* for 240V charging might be a deal to consider, with an adaptor for your existing OEM unit. That adds about 10 miles every hour, for a full charge from DEAD during 8 hours of sleep or work.

* Another few dollars is often required, to adapt to your exact outlet.
 

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Here’s the one. He wants 190$


is this a deal or?
Not a deal. That unit only charges 33% faster than the OEM EVSE that comes with the car. If you're going to buy an EVSE then at the very minimum it should be a 24A unit, which is twice as fast.

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That's not a lvl 2 charger. That's just a lvl 1 charger plugged into a 220v socket. It's faster than a lvl 1, but still at least half the charging speed of a lvl 2.
 

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That's not a lvl 2 charger. That's just a lvl 1 charger plugged into a 220v socket. It's faster than a lvl 1, but still at least half the charging speed of a lvl 2.
That's technically not true. Level 1 and level 2 charging is based strictly on voltage. Any EVSE that transmits 208-240 volts is considered to be a level 2 charger regardless of the current it delivers.

Still not worth the effort though. If one is going to purchase a level 2 charger, it must deliver as least 24A of current to be worth anything.

I will take one minute for my small rant. EVSEs are not special. They are essentially a slightly smarter version of an extension cord. So, if one is spending $200 on an extension cord, it had better be pretty special, right?

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