Extension cords are a popular and much easier way to supply electrical devices with power. They come in handy both in the office and at home. Nassau Electrical supplies the market with advanced Extension Cords at pocket friendly prices to meet the consumer needs. With the variety of extension cords available in the market it can be difficult to make the right choice but at Nassau electrical we ensure the consumer is able to identify the right extension code for the task to be performed.
Application specific extension codes
These extension codes are meant to perform specific functions which is to meet the consumer specific application demands. Therefore, they come in handy if the consumer has electrical appliances that are unique in nature. There are many types of application specific extension cords namely:
- Dryer Cords Type SRDT 30AMPS 300VOLTS
- Major Appliance Cords 3-Conducter Grounded Type SPT-3 15AND 20AMPS 3OO VOLTS
- Plug-It Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) and Surge Protector Plug
- Power Supply Replacement Cords 3-Conductor Grounded Types SPT-1 AND SPT-3 300VOLTS
- Range Cords Type SRDT 50AMPS 300VOLTS
- Type SJ 300VOLTS Power Supply Replacement Cords with Switch 3-Conductor Grounded
- Type SJ 300VOLTS Pro Flex Rubber Extension Cords 3-Conductor Grounded
- Type SJT 300volts Coiled Power Tool Extension Cords and Power Supply Cords 2 And 3 Conductor
- Type SPT -3 300volts Air Conditioner Replacement Cords 3-Conductor Grounded
- Types SJ SJOW 300volts Power Supply Replacement Cords 3-Conductor Grounded
- Types SJT and St 300volts and 600volts Power Supply Replacement Cords 2 And 3 Conductor
DRYER CORDS TYPE SRDT 30AMPS 300VOLTS
It has 10 AWG stranded bare copper per ASTM B174 as a conductor and a Premium-grade, color-coded PVC for insulation purposes. Presence of black or grey PVC as a jacket. Its main application areas are Dryers in homes built prior to 1997 (3-conductor) and Dryers in homes built after 1997 (4-conductor).
It also has certain inbuilt features that make it suitable for its functions or application areas which include:
1. Right-angle cap
2. Eyelet ends for safer hookups
Strain-relief clamp which prevents cord from damage brought by pulling or stretching
MAJOR APPLIANCE CORDS 3-CONDUCTER GROUNDED TYPE SPT-3 15AND 20AMPS 3OO VOLTS
It has a 12 and 14 AWG stranded bare copper per ASTM B174 as a conductor and a Premium-grade PVC; beige for insulation functions. Its main application areas are in refrigerators, microwaves and air conditioners.
PLUG-IT GROUND FAULT CIRCUIT INTERRUPTER (GFCI) AND SURGE PROTECTOR PLUG
It has a PVC yellow body and it is used anywhere GFCI protection is desired including jobsites, bathrooms, kitchens and garages. It has certain features which enable it to have efficiency in its performance which includes presence of Test and reset buttons, Power leaks and cuts electricity off in less than a second to avoid electric shock. It can also be used indoor or outdoor.
POWER SUPPLY REPLACEMENT CORDS 3-CONDUCTOR GROUNDED TYPES SPT-1 AND SPT-3 300VOLTS
It has an 18 AWG and 16 AWG stranded bare copper per ASTM B174 as a conductor, Premium-grade, color-coded PVC for insulation purposes and a PVC; black, gray or beige jacket. It’s mainly for replacement use. Its features are conductor stripped 5/8 and free end slit 1 ½.
RANGE CORDS TYPE SRDT 50AMPS 300VOLTS
This extension code has an 8 AWG through 6 AWG stranded bare copper per ASTM B174 for a conductor and a Premium-grade PVC; black or gray for insulation. It’s was mainly used in Ranges in homes built prior to 1997 (3-conductor) and ranges in homes built after 1997 (4-conductor). Its features include presence of a Right-angle cap, Eyelet ends for safer hookups and a
Strain-relief clamp which protects cord from damage caused by pulling or stretching
TYPE SJ 300VOLTS POWER SUPPLY REPLACEMENT CORDS WITH SWITCH 3-CONDUCTOR GROUNDED
It has a 16 AWG stranded bare copper per ASTM B174 for a conductor, Premium-grade, color-coded EPDM for insulation and CPE black jacket. It’s for replacement use and fan replacements. Itskey features include a Switch, a Straight plug and a Jacket removed 2 inches long.
TYPE SJ 300VOLTS PRO FLEX RUBBER EXTENSION CORDS 3-CONDUCTOR GROUNDED
Its offers up to 25 feet with a black CPE jacket, voltage rating at 300volts. In addition it has a 16 AWG through 14 AWG stranded bare copper per ASTM B174 conductor, Premium-grade, color-coded EPDM for insulation. Its application areas include sanders and floor polishers. Its features that aid in its proper functioning include it’s a 3-conductor grounded and a generally use indoor cord.
TYPE SJT 300VOLTS COILED POWER TOOL EXTENSION CORDS AND POWER SUPPLY CORDS 2 AND 3 CONDUCTOR
This has a 16 AWG stranded bare copper per ASTM B174 for a conductor, Premium-grade, color-coded PVC for insulation functions and PVC orange or black jacket with a voltage rating of 300volts. It’s used mainly in the workshop and tool bench. It has a right angle plug which prevents the cord from being pulled from the socket and its 3-conductor grounded.
TYPE SPT -3 300VOLTS AIR CONDITIONER REPLACEMENT CORDS 3-CONDUCTOR GROUNDED
In case a replacement cord is required in an air conditioner this cord is the best choice. It comes in both 12 and 14 AWG. Presence of a 5/8 conductor stripped and a 1 ½ free and slit. It also comes in a PVC beige color.
TYPES SJ SJOW 300VOLTS POWER SUPPLY REPLACEMENT CORDS 3-CONDUCTOR GROUNDED
This cable has an18 AWG or 16 AWG stranded bare copper per ASTM B174 as a conductor, Premium-grade, color-coded EPDM for insulation and a black CPE jacket. It’s used for replacement. In addition to its features it has a straight plug.
TYPES SJT AND ST 300VOLTS AND 600VOLTS POWER SUPPLY REPLACEMENT CORDS 2 AND 3 CONDUCTOR
Presence of an 18 AWG through 12 AWG stranded bare copper per ASTM B174 conductor, Premium-grade, color-coded PVC for insulation and a PVC black or grey jacket. It’s only for replacement use. Its main features are a straight plug, a removed jacket 1 ½ and a conductor stripped 5/8.
There are many extension codes out there. It all depends on your unique needs. Nassau Electrical has a wide variety of these extension codes as explained above. We are always willing to listen to you and help you make the best choice as far as cables and wires are concerned.
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