This SAE Standard defines the requirements for a plug and receptacle used in an auxiliary starting system. The connector facilitates the application of supplemental electrical power for starting or charging a machine from another machine or suitable external source. This system provides: proper polarity during connector mating, secure electrical connections, and standard circuit color coding. Purpose This document establishes the connector interface dimensions and performance requirements for the electrical plug and receptacle system and its component parts.
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