Power Cord Extensions
Power extension cords are an important accessory for household as well as industrial applications. It is essential to pay attention to the characteristics of each cord, in order to have a better experience with them in terms of application and use. By comparing the characteristics, it becomes easier to choose the right extension cord.
Common cords that are cost-effective and best in quality are discussed in this article.
The basic black cords are almost everyone’s favorite choice. They are cheap, reliable and suitable for all electronics. They come in various lengths which makes it easier to choose the right one for the right purpose, either at offices or at home. These cords also light up festive lights at various places. They are durable and can declutter the mess made by cords, and they are perfect for outdoor use in industrial settings as well as commercial facilities.
NEMA Power Cords
One of the most popular names in the cord market is the NEMA power cord. It is a heavy-duty cable, known for its usability and quality. It can be used anywhere such as for gardening, powering up devices at home, or in tool sheds. NEMA power cord usually comes in bright yellow color with an LED socket that indicates if the cord is powered. The most important benefit of this cord is that it would not break or bend and it is water-resistant making it easier to use for a variety of purposes. Some of the manufacturers also ensure a lifetime replacement warranty.
Small and Long Extension Cords
The multitaskers sometimes don’t need one long power extension cords rather numerous small ones. A small extension cord pack is the best choice in this case. It comes with numerous outlets apiece and a special loop to hang on the wall. This way you can power multiple things while everything stays neat and clean.
Similarly, the flat plug extension cords work the same way as the small extension cord pack. You can join them together to create one long cord. It can be used indoors or outdoors while efficiently saving space and keeping the place tidy. It is a perfect solution for powering up your garage or office.
It is important to buy a cord with an indicator so you know when it is powered. In addition to this, if you need a cord for rough use, always consider double insulated ones with an outside jacket, this will maximize the security and the cord will not break even at high temperature.
There are various hazards related to the extension cords. Therefore, their safety must be maintained in all instances. The cords are insulated at all ends but it can be hindered by choosing the wrong cord for an application, for example, if a short extension cord is used for a far-away appliance or equipment, it may damage the insulation by being stretched.
Before buying cords online, review the feedback of other users and go for the products that are best suited for your application. We offer a variety of power extension cords at AKJia Electronics. A durable welder adapter is used for high temperature applications. Also, our 1-foot long basic adapter is a best-seller for households.