Great advice to make plug-in electrical heaters safer to use in RVs.

Great advice to make plug-in electrical heaters safer to use in RVs.

If you’ve been RVing for any amount of time, chances are good that you’ve seen a burnt or seared power cord. And it’s really no wonder considering the old twist-type cordsets haven’t seen any real developments since 1938. Here’s some great advice from the RV Pro’s over at RVTravel.com to make plug-in electrical heaters a lot safer to use during this chilly time of year. Read the article at: http://rvtravel.com/make-plug-in-electric-heaters-safer-with-smartplug/

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SmartPlug Features Push Straight-In Sleeved Design One of the primary causes of electrical arcing in twist-type designs is the fact that the electrical pins bear any weight or tension in the cord, and eventually work themselves loose. The SmartPlug’s sleeve design means that the body of the plug bears that weight or tension, rather than the electrical pins, keeping those points of electrical contact secure. Weatherproof Water intrusion leads to corrosion, and corrosion leads to…