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Types of Relays Explained

Posted by Kelsey on Oct 18, 2017 9:09:00 AM

Puzzled by the seemingly endless types of relays roaming around?

Well you're in luck as we decided to take a look into 5 common relay types in order to simplify this seemingly daunting topic. 

Basically, many people see a relay as a switch. The main difference between a relay and a switch  is that a switch is operated mechanically while a relay is operated electrically. Although this is a pretty general description, each relay follows this same basic principle. Where things start to differ is with the smaller details between each type of relay. Read on to decode the purposes of these relays and figure out which one is right for you!

Confused on what's in a relay? Check out Del City's blog post to get some in depth information on the technical aspects of these products! 

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Topics: How To, Automotive, Industrial


SEMA 2017 Press Release

Posted by Kelsey on Oct 17, 2017 2:05:00 PM

This release was originally published on October 13th, 2017 on www.sema.com

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Topics: Del City News


Which Hose Clamps Are Right For You?

Posted by Kelsey on Oct 12, 2017 11:25:00 AM

Hose clamps come in all shapes and sizes with each catering to a different environment, location, vehicle, project, and more!

 

So this plagues the question, which is right for me? How do I know the difference? What do these things even do? Well, we’ve got that covered so your dreary days of hose clamp confusion can be long gone.
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Topics: Resources, Del City News


5 Reasons to Attend SEMA Show 2017

Posted by Kelsey on Oct 6, 2017 11:05:00 AM

5 Reasons to Attend SEMA Show 2017

What is the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), and why should I attend their show? Good question! Below we have 5 reasons why attending the 2017 SEMA show will definitely not be a waste of your time, but rather could be one of your greatest trade show experiences to date!

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DEUTSCH Products Assembly Guide

Posted by Kelsey on Sep 20, 2017 11:05:52 AM

The DEUTSCH products are built for reliability and quality. With so many series' available, assembling them may get a little confusing. Check out the tutorials below for tips of DEUTSCH products assembly!

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Topics: How To, Resources


DEUTSCH Products Guide

Posted by Kelsey on Sep 20, 2017 10:47:32 AM

The DEUTSCH brand is known for their high quality and reliable products. With multiple series' available, things can get a little confusing when deciding which one is right for you. Check out this handy guide below for tips on choosing the perfect DEUTSCH products!

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Topics: Resources


How To Solder Battery Lugs

Posted by Heather on Aug 21, 2017 9:28:27 AM

Battery Lugs have a wide variety of uses. In order to make the most of them, knowing how to solder battery lugs is of utmost importance. By following the steps highlighted in this video, you will be a pro at soldering battery lugs in no time! If you have further questions, don't hesitate to reach out to our Technical Support at 1-800-654-4757!

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Topics: How To


How to Test a Solenoid- A Step by Step Guide

Posted by Kelsey on Aug 18, 2017 11:41:32 AM


Wiring and power systems can be a little tricky to wrap your head around, especially when it comes to something as specific as a solenoid. This device is necessary with your vehicle’s starter in order to keep your vehicle running smoothly and efficiently. But you may be wondering, how do I know my solenoid works properly? 

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Topics: How To, Automotive, Resources


How To Use Crimping Tools

Posted by Heather on Aug 15, 2017 4:02:19 PM

Getting a quality crimp time after time can be tricky for some of us! Confused on the different types of crimping tools and how to use them? Check out this video on how to use crimping tools to ease those troubles!

If you still have questions, don't hesitate to reach out to our Technical Support at 1.800.654.4757! 

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Topics: How To


All About Different Wire Types

Posted by Heather on Aug 3, 2017 3:57:03 PM

Electrical wire comes in all sorts of different sizes, colors and types. How do you know what is the right one to use? We have many to choose from! Take a look at this handy guide for a quick summary.

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Topics: Resources, Industrial, Wire


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