Originally Posted by kyleservicetech
So, that power factor is more of an issue with the electric power company for their big power transformers than it is for the average home user.
While this true from a billing perspective, power factor is an issue for a modeler running off a generator. Also, when you get into these larger charger setups you can trip the breaker on a 120 AC outlet even with APFC supplies. Without APFC you'll trip the breaker much sooner.