AC WORKS™ Connector

Modern Gray for a Modern Age

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

Modern Gray for a Modern Age We are excited to announce we have recently completed the update of our EV adapters.  We have been updating the AC WORKS™ Brand EV products and have transformed our electric vehicle products into a sleek modern gray.  Gray is a timeless and sophisticated color that lacks the negativity of the color black, is neutral and balanced.  The phrase “gray matter” refers to smarts, intelligence, brains, and intellect.  The idea of driving an electric vehicle is smart, a smart balance for the environment and your wallet.   Ten years ago, the idea of driving an...

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Welder Power

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

Welder Adapters Welding is not easy, it is hot, physically straining and dangerous.  Most people don’t realize how important welding is in our lives.  Welders work on everything from cars to planes, pipelines, and buildings.  There will be a growing need for welders in the future and we want to make sure we can help you understand how to keep your welders powered and get the job done.  There are four basic welding types you can choose from: Shielded Metal Arc Welding SMAW, this type uses an electric current to form an electric arc between the stick and the metals. ...

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Mid-Year Review 2018

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

It is the beginning of August and half of 2018 is already history.  I feel like I just wrote the 2017 AC Connectors recap and here we are 6 months later updating you again on our goals and accomplishments.  We have quickly grown into our new warehouse location and will likely grow out of it sooner than we expected.  For now, instead of us grow out of the warehouse our products have been.  Some of our new items have been accepted into the Home Depot Direct Fulfillment Center.  This allows for a more flexible Home Depot customer experience.  The customers who...

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Locking vs Straight-blade

Posted by Christopher Hahn on

Many of our customers are contractors, welders, or constructions workers and they may already know the answer to this: what exactly are locking plugs and connectors and why do they exist? For those who are just getting into the electrical business, construction, welding, or some form of DIY work, this blog post is for you. I’m sure most of the outlets you see are the typical 3-prong straight-blade household connectors such as this one.  These are typically used for very light duty “around the house” type work. It is easy to plug into and to unplug from for 15 Amp,...

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Food Truck Power

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

A summer staple is to eat food from a food truck.  Today, the food truck industry is growing more than ever and increasing in popularity from food truck rally's, festivals and even weddings.  If you are thinking about starting up a food truck, make sure you do the research it takes to power your truck.  The last thing you are going to want is for the power to go down during an event. 

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