Away From A Campground, Smartplug Has The Safer Solution

Away From A Campground, Smartplug Has The Safer Solution

Getting ready for a trip, RV owners routinely cool down the refrigerator, run fans and lights, and top-off batteries. Away from shore power, a traditional cordset won’t work, but SmartPlug’s 15A 115V Dual Configuration Cordset will. It has a standard three-prong household plug on one end and the innovative SmartPlug on the other. It’s the safest way to provide electricity to a trailer or motorhome away from a campground pedestal. The Dual Configuration Cordset is…

Featured Vehicle: Paved to Pines “Ace Vantura”

Featured Vehicle: Paved to Pines “Ace Vantura”

We’re excited to share another featured vehicle this month! Paved to Pines is based in Canada and creates custom off-grid van conversions, bus conversions, Sprinter Conversions, ambulance conversions, and cargo van conversions. Their “Ace Vantura” is an incredible Sprinter van conversion. It features: Go Power Solar Kit w/ 340 watts solar power and 300 amp/hour battery bank Espar diesel cabin and water heater Custom kitchenette w/ induction cooktop and Dometic flush sink Bench seating with…

SmartPlug Included in TechnoRV’s September Newsletter

SmartPlug Included in TechnoRV’s September Newsletter

As many RV enthusiasts know, TechnoRV is a leading supplier of a variety ofRV technology products to enhance the RV lifestyle.In September, they were kind enough to include SmartPlugin their member newsletter. Eric and Tami, the owners, walkthrough everything you need to know about SmartPlug. They share their favorite benefits and even show viewers how to install SmartPlug. First, check out the video they made outlining the benefits of our products: Take a look as…

A Testimonial from the Co-Founder of Camp Addict, Marshall Wendler

A Testimonial from the Co-Founder of Camp Addict, Marshall Wendler

At SmartPlug, our goal is providing the best quality products with customer satisfaction that can’t be beat. We’re happy to share another wonderful review from SmartPlug customer, Marshall Wendler, Camp Addict Co-Founder: “As a full-time RVer since April 2014, and the co-founder of Camp Addict, I’m always on the lookout for RV related products that can make my life easier. If the product is that much of a game-changer, then I want to shout from…

Installing an ELCI Prevents Electric Shock Drowning!

Installing an ELCI Prevents Electric Shock Drowning!

Anyone who’s come in contact with even a mild jolt of electricity knows the muscle spasms it can generate. Complete immersion after falling or unknowingly jumping into water that’s been electrified by a boat’s faulty wiring can trigger total body immobility and even stop a heart, tragically resulting in a drowning fatality. The cause is typically stray AC current exiting the boat and traveling back to its source on shore via the water instead of…

911! ITS AN EMERGENCY! – SmartPlug Negates Leading Cause of Boat Fires

911! ITS AN EMERGENCY! – SmartPlug Negates Leading Cause of Boat Fires

Overheated and loose electrical connections contribute to a significant amount of boat fires, making them the leading cause of recreational boat fires. But don’t just take our word for it. Check out this recent article All At Sea Magazine wrote, recognizing SmartPlug’s Inlet and Connector kits as a great way to protect against electrical fire worries. Get the whole scoop at: http://www.allatsea.net/leading-causes-boat-fires-negated-smartplug/

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/

Hot or Not?

Hot or Not?

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…