How To Choose the Right Extension Power Cord for Your Device

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How To Choose the Right Extension Power Cord
for your device
It is important to choose a good electrical power cord for a good electrical
device. Choose a cord with the heaviest wire. Consumers should choose a
cord that includes a grounding pin on the plug. If you want to use a power
cord in a wet environment, a sealed plug design will be useful. When
consumers want a power cord which is to be used on a construction site, the
color of the cord is an important factor in deciding the best ​Extension power
cord​ to be used.
Consumers should keep in mind the best cord available, including the cord's
length, number of outlets and amperage rating. Power cords are commonly
known as ​extension cords , because the cord can extend its use of electricity
away from the outlet. Sometimes the power cord provides much more than
simple electricity.
When you are choosing the power cord, protect yourself and your tools by
choosing a cord with a proper ground system. This will protect you against
the electric shock in case the cord happens to be cut or nicked, even if it
comes in contact with water.
Choose a cord that can incorporate a surge protector into the design of the
power cord. This protects the tools against any unwanted power surges.
Never choose a very thin cord.
Go for ​iec c13 power cord as they are the best in latest technologies. They
also have a light gauge that is not prone to overheating under the load of
some power cords unlike thin cords.
They can be used with many power tools. You can also use a large-diameter
power cord. This is especially useful when operating more than one power
tool or device on a single electrical cord. Be careful while choosing a power
cord on a construction site since they often incorporate a heavy nylon cord
inside of the electric cord. This helps the consumers to pull them a power
tool up to a higher elevations by the electric cord without damaging the
Colour of the power cords can also be used as a determining factor when
attempting to choose the best cord for a given application. By choosing a
brightly colored electrical cord, one can avoid tripping accidents.
It will also prevent any other accidents that can arise in future. The
highly-visible, colored cord is not easily lost in the tangle that happens many
times on a work site , thus making it easier to detect any problems.
Extension Power Cords
If you need extension power cords for any requirement at your home and
office, you can now get them delivered at your doorsteps by ordering them
online from SF Cable.
Our range of ​extension power cords​ include power extension cord SPT-2,
3-outlet power extension cords, 12/3 SJTW heavy duty power cords, 16
AWG NEMA 5-15P to NEMA 5-15R Outlet Saver Power Extension Cords, 14
AWG C14 to C13 computer power extension cords, 16 AWG NEMA 5-15P to
NEMA 5-15R Outlet Saver Power Extension Cords, etc. All cords are available
in various lengths.
All our products are RoHs certified and don’t cause any hazard to the
environment. Safety and quality are our two ultimate goals along with
providing competitive rates to our customers. You can also expect good
after sales service and lifetime technical support on all our products.
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