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Old 10-28-2012, 11:52 AM   #1
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Older portable generator has no L14-30 receptacle


Older 5000w generator only has two 120v 5-20R and two 240v 6-20R plugs. How can I connect this generator to a transfer switch that uses a L14-30 connector?

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Older 5000w generator only has two 120v 5-20R and two 240v 6-20R plugs. How can I connect this generator to a transfer switch that uses a L14-30 connector?
To be code compliant, you can't.
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