Power Inverter Connection and Outlets

Go Powers carries a wide variety of heavy duty power inverters. A good power inverter has several parts too look for. You will immediately notice the various heavy duty connections and possibly status and readout lights.

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1: Input Connections:

Notice these are heavy-duty connections. DC wiring is often heavier because of the lower voltages. Always use the recommended wire. You also see the chassis ground connection found on some power inverters in this picture. Please make sure your power inverter is installed and operated according to its manual. This allows for the safe use of your inverter. Remember these devices produces 120 Volt of AC power, so treat them with the same respect as household outlets.

2: Output Connection or AC Outlet:

The right side of the picture includes a GFCI AC power outlet. This outlet can provide reliable power where shore power is not available.

3: Some sort of display or status light.

The right side of the inverter picture includes the display for DC voltage and AC wattage. This inverter also has an ON/OFF switch. Many power inverters are also available with remotes and other accesories.

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UPDATED July 03, 2020

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