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100 Ways We Can Help You

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Today's post marks our 100th blog post on AC WORKS® Connectors and we want to celebrate by offering you 100 different ways we can help you.  Take a look at our list below.  

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How to Plan your Home's Emergency Power System

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When the power goes out in an emergency it is important to be prepared.  You never know when you will need emergency power so you should have your plan in place before the power goes out.  When trying to prepare your plan there are a few things to think about.  What will you be using to power your home?  What items in your home will need to be powered?  Are there any details you have not thought of, like time of year? Before you decide which route to go for obtaining power you should decide what household items are desirable...

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Differences Between Watts, Amps and Volts Explained

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Electricity consists of electrons flowing through a conductor, such as an electrical wire. Electricity is measured as an electric current. The electric current (I) is measured in Amps (A). Electrical pressure, the strength of the current or voltage (V) is what makes the current flow. Watts are the electrical power released. The most basic units of electricity are Voltage (V), Watts (W), and Amps (A).

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What nobody tells you about power

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What do you think of when you hear the word power?  POWER.  Most people think of having a power over someone or something.  The first thing that comes to mind is the ability to have a control or influence over something or someone. Even when you Google the word Power, the first three definitions are all about having power over people, places, things etc.  Is that the kind of power you really want?  Dave Grohl said, "No one is you and that is your power!"  That quote stuck with me.  It is a powerful quote and motivates you to be better and to not forget about yourself.

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