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Quick question. I charge my Outlander PHEV outside in a private driveway from a BG installed tethered station which came with a 4.5m cable. Although it reaches the car in its usual position, I could really do with another couple of metres to route it neatly and not have it suspended over a small gate. I've looked at a couple of cables (type 1) online but am I right in assuming that that both ends effectively plug into each other so that I could buy one to extend my reach and it would act like a domestic extension cable. My plan would be to leave it permanently connected and stored around the charger.
Apologies for my lack of knowledge and views welcome on what I might need.
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I have never heard of a type 1 extension cable and I am not 100% it would work because the resistors built into the cable identify it as a certain current rating... stringing two together might change that value.

In any case... we really shouldn't be using extension cables on type1 or 2 and it looks very likely that there will soon be legislation prohibiting it.
 
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