What can the Nexus do?

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Hello. Love my EGO lawn mower and snowblower. Could you tell me if the Nexus would be good to have for a power outage? I know it could recharge cell phones and tablets, but could it be used for a water kettle to heat water? A lamp? A small heater? Can the Nexus use the 7.5A batteries? Does it use 1 or 2 batteries? Thank you
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Watch and read
https://community.egopowerplus.com/ego/topics/ego-fans-power-inverter-is-real-ego-nexus-escape

Nexus can use any Ego battery including the 7.5A
It uses 1 battery at a time.

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Two additional websites to watch as well ...

  1. WorkshopAddict.com (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hRzcGtb3k7U)
  2. Tools In Action.com (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aigi3zZQMoU)

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>Could it be used for a water kettle to heat water? A small heater?
No, maximum power output of the inverter is 1.25 A at 120 volts (150 watts) which is too low for restive heaters.

>A lamp? 
Yes, up to a 150 watt bulb, but your runtime will be a lot longer if you use a LED bulb

>Can the Nexus use the 7.5A batteries?
Yes. This extends the runtime, but does not increase the 150 watt maximum output.

>Does it use 1 or 2 batteries?
One battery at a time.