Mailport February 2013 Issue

Mailport: February 2013

12-Volt Receptacles

I was prompted to write by a reader comment justifiably critical of 12-volt receptacles. I have replaced mine with the Powerlet-style connectors that are found on BMW motorcycles. The quality is much better; they are weatherproof, and a wide variety of styles are available. You can sometimes find them at Whitehorse Gear (

Steve Wann


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