AC WORKS® Library — Extension Cord Power Solutions

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

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As we have discussed before, RVs typically come in two different amperage ratings: 30 Amps and 50 Amps. It is pretty easy to identify which is which. But, it may not be as easy to identify the power source you will be using. Campgrounds, parks, power at home, or available generators might all have different connections. 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...

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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?In this video, you will learn how a surge protector actually works. We break down the anatomy of a surge protector's most vital parts and explain how they protect your electronics. If you have any further questions about surge protection, circuit breakers, or keeping your expensive electronics safe, please don’t hesitate to reach...

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AC WORKS® Wisdom: Staying Connected with Emergency Power Kits

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HOW TO PLAN YOUR HOME'S EMERGENCY POWER SYSTEM Having an emergency power system can be crucial to your home depending on where you live. After doing some research, you may find it hard to get all the necessary equipment you need in one place. Wouldn't it be helpful if there were a kit dedicated to emergency power systems?Look no more! AC Connectors has your back with two emergency power kits for your needs. Each kit includes an inlet box, a matching 25ft extension cord, and four adapters to get power from nearly any generator. Two kits with the exact same...

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AC WORKS™ Wisdom: How to Pick Your Emergency Power System

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When preparing your home for the possibility of a power outage there may be a lot of important questions that come to mind: Should I get a transfer switch installed? What configuration should I get for my inlet box? How many watts should I go for? What is absolutely necessary to power in my house until the power lines are restored? Which outlets on a generator should I look for? What wattage should my generator be?In this video, we will answer all of these questions. We help you decide which generator connections and inlet connections you need, as well as...

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AC WORKS™ Wisdom: Benefits of Anti-Cold Weather Jackets on Power Cords

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These specially formulated cords are made to stay flexible in any temperature and will not crack after long exposure times in harsh weather.  The cords are more manageable and allow for safer use.  

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