Interpower Corporation's "Made in the U.S.A." is More Than Just a Slogan
Posted on 4/19/21 9:00 AM
“Made in America,” “Made in the U.S.A.,” are iconic phrases implying craftsmanship, quality, and entrepreneurial spirit on a prolific scale. Prolific production of goods and services demands a robust logistics infrastructure to build and maintain a global presence.
Topics: cord set, Accessory Power, USA Made Products, shipping, manufacturing
Swiss Household Plug and Socket System Deviation per SN 441011
Posted on 11/10/20 3:49 PM
The new Swiss standard series SN 441011 for plugs and socket-outlets for household and similar purposes has been applicable since March 1, 2019, and replaces the previous standard SN SEV 1011. The manufacture and import of products and appliances incorporating plugs and socket-outlets that are regulated by the previous standard SN SEV 1011 will remain permitted until February 28, 2022.
Topics: electrical safety, cord set, testing, Swiss plug
Choosing a Power Cord or Cord Set
Posted on 9/23/19 10:40 AM
Selecting the appropriate power cord or cord set starts with knowing who the end user will be. Due to a variety of standards and different plug patterns used throughout the world, it is essential to know what is needed per that country’s requirements.
Topics: cord set, product design, power cord
Safety Sense with Cords
Posted on 3/25/19 7:56 AM
Safety needs to be a priority when using a power cord or cord set. Cords that are broken or damaged in some way can become a fire hazard or cause an electrical shock.
Topics: electrical safety, cord set, power cord, OSHA