AC WORKS™ Connector — Electrical Power

Avoiding Electrical Fires at Home

Posted by Christopher Hahn on

While using electrical appliances and regular household items is safe, there are some practices that we tend not to think of that can help prevent electrical fires at home. When it comes to electrical cords or extension cords, always be sure to check that they are not worn or frayed. If a copper wire is exposed, the passing current can heat up its surroundings which could potentially lead to shock or even a fire. It is best to discard any cords with an exposed wire. A good tip to keep cords from getting worn or frayed is to hold the plug...

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Why do we Need a Wiring Device?

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

Wiring devices are used to connect and terminate power wiring, they are used to replace a plug or connector and to create a custom situation for wiring.  When working in an industrial, commercial or even a household setting there can be times when you need an option that is not available to you.  This does not mean you are out of luck, it means you need to do it yourself.  SAFETY TIP: If you are unsure of your solution please do NOT try to wire anything yourself.  Hire a professional certified electrician to help you.  It can be dangerous to...

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Black Friday - Deal of the Day

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

AC WORKS™ Black Friday deal of the day, BF101 5-pack of outlet extenders. Limited quantities available.

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