AC WORKS® Library — Dryer Grounding

AC WORKS® Wisdom: Why Your Dryer Needs to be Grounded

Posted by Christopher Hahn on

Grounding is the common point of return for an electrical current. It is in place as a safety measure to prevent harm to the user if there happens to be a fault. It can most easily be identified as the round shaped or U-shaped pin on plugs and outlets.

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AC WORKS Wisdom: Safe & Quick Dryer Power Solutions

Posted by Christopher Hahn on

As mentioned in previous videos, there are many reasons to need an adapter in your home or office. One reason a lot of our customers have is that their dryer plugs don’t match the outlet available for it. Is this the same problem in your home? Don’t worry! You won’t need an electrician to change the outlet or cord associated with your dryer.If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask as we are here to help you. You may contact our Customer Service Department via email, phone or text messaging.Please check out our website to read informative blogs...

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Download: Winter Product Sheet

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

AC WORKS™ brand products for the winter months.  These products will include things like Dryer Outlet adapters, Household Power Adapters, Emergency Power Extension Cords, and Electric Vehicle Charging Adapters and Kits.

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User Manual: S14301030-018 Product

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

If you have a new house or a home built after 1996 with a 4-prong outlet, and you are using an older dryer, which is a 3-prong dryer plug. This adapter cord will help you connect your 3-prong dryer cord to your 4-prong dryer outlet. The difference between the 3-prong and 4-prong outlet is the ground pin. For your dryer to be grounded, please follow the instructions below: 1. Unscrew one of the screws on the outside of the metal dryer case. It can be any one of them, so long as it is touching the metal dryer case. 2....

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User Manual: S10301430-018 Product

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

If you have an older house, built before 1996 with a 3-prong dryer outlet, and are using a new dryer, with a 4-prong dryer plug.  You can use part number S10301430-018 to power your dryer. Because the outlet you have does not allow your dryer to become grounded, our adapter has that grounding solution for you.  Plug the grounding pin, from our adapter cord, into your household outlet and your dryer will be grounded. Please follow the directions below:  1. Plug in both ends of the adapter; the 4-prong plug from your dryer into the 4-prong female end of this...

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