12v socket - Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Forum
 
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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-20-2016, 02:48 PM Thread Starter
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12v socket

I'm thinking of putting a PDM60 onto the bike for all my electrical stuff to plug into.

The 12v socket from Honda seems a bit of a rip-off - does anyone know if it is a special connector to a switched power source or is it just a "bolt it straight to the battery" job? And where will the dealer put the outlet end if I order one?

I'm wondering whether I should just get an after-market one instead and power it through the PDM60...



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I've used this kit on the former GL1800 and the current Concours 14. Make a short adapter harness with additional capacity. Then, attach matching terminal for the accessory you want to power.




On the bike side, be sure to protect 12v+ wires with the female socket terminals.


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