2021 Polestar 2
Same date as me....excited. That's two of us who won't be sleeping like its xmas then!
Works as designed. 16A on single phase (i.e. only one of the wires is used) is 230V*16A=3.7kW, 16A on three phases (i.e. all three wires are used) is 3*230V*16A=11kW.Magic answer = 684. also cable is stamped as 2.5mm; so despite saying 20a it looks like it will achieve only 3.7.
Thanks for this; I’ve learned a lot about EV cables this weekend !Works as designed. 16A on single phase (i.e. only one of the wires is used) is 230V*16A=3.7kW, 16A on three phases (i.e. all three wires are used) is 3*230V*16A=11kW.
With a 32A cable, you could get 230V*32A=7.4kW on single phase, if the charger supports it.
Edit: The two links you posted show thicker cables, they should be good for 32A.
These are the 16a (top) and 32A (bottom) CEE adapters for the Juice Booster with the PS key for reference. Note the thickness of the cable and the specification on the cable (2.5mm^2 vs. 6.0mm^2)
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Mine is an afternoon delivery too. Can’t wait ! What spec did you go for?Im in Worcestershire and with afternoon delivery. Good luck and hope you're as excited as me. You'll have to pretend that your excitement is for her indoors and naff all to do with your new car! 😂🙄👍🏻