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EXTERNAL POWER RECEPTACLE MS3506-1

$92.75/Each
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Part# AN2552-3A
MFR Model# MS3506-1

Overview

This external power receptacle is designed to mount in a hole in the skin of aircraft. Hole is then covered with hinged access door (not included). Mates with AN2551 type plugs. Model 4621B.



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The Question by a customer “can this be used with a solar charger” was not given a good answer. The answer is “YES” it can be used for that purpose...PROVIDED the AN2552/MS3506 is directly connected to the battery and not thru a relay. (See your aircraft wiring schematic. An example is the Cessna 170B Illustrated Parts Catalog, in which the AN2552/MS3506 is directly connected to the battery-side of the master switch relay at the battery box. ) This is how mine is installed and I keep it continuously served by a battery maintainer this way. Hope this helps.

George H
December 14, 2020

Well made but pricey

David D
July 2, 2020

Exactly as described, perfect fit!

Jpd
January 1, 2018

Q&A

Q: Can this External Power Receptacle MS3506-1 work in 12v or 24v systems?

Yes, this will work in either 12v or 24v systems.

Q: What is the weight of the Receptacle MS3506-1?

This weighs approximately 0.88 lbs.

Q: What is the purpose of the small terminal and what does it connect to?

The small terminal is used to drive the external power relay. The normally-open external power relay is used to connect the source of external power to the airplane electrical system.

Q: Can you please advise. Will this external power receptacle MS3506-1 work with either Part # 11-02952 and/or Part # 11-05086?

Yes, this will work with part # 11-02952.

Q: Where is this unit manufactured?

These are made in the USA.

Q: Can EXTERNAL POWER RECEPTACLE MS3506-1 be used for trickle charging by solar panels?

We do not have any experience or data showing it's use for this application. It may work but we cannot say for sure.

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