AC WORKS® Library — Electrical Safety

AC WORKS® Wisdom: How Long Do Breakers Take To Trip?

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In this video, we will take a look at a chart that breaks down the time and current needed to trip a breaker. With this information, you will be able to determine if your workload will trip a breaker and how quickly it will be tripped.

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AC WORKS® Wisdom: RV Kits - Power Your RV Under Any Circumstance

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A campground’s website may not be able to tell you the connections available or a park may not even have a power source, forcing you to borrow a neighbor’s generator that you are unfamiliar with. You may also want to power very select appliances in your RV while at home. So how can you be prepared for any of these scenarios?

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AC WORKS® Wisdom: The Benefits of Extension Cords

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This video outlines the features that set us apart from the competition. We offer extension cords that hold up against harsh temperatures, generator extension cords, locking extension cords, and more.

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AC WORKS® Wisdom: How Surge Protectors Work

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When buying a new computer, TV, or other expensive electronic, we almost always make sure we get a surge protector with it. Its an extra layer of safety that we think to ourselves “it will prevent my electronic appliance from getting fried.” But what does it actually do?

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

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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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