How To Increase Trailer Efficiency and Longevity

Posted by Kelsey on May 17, 2018 9:50:00 AM

There are more types of trailers in various sizes on the road than ever before. 

The January 2018 prediction for the trailer industry was very favorable, and it has continued to meet those standards. A lot of this growth has come from increased efficiency, increased safety, and cost savings. You may be asking, how can efficiency and safety be increased while spending less money? The answer is in the longevity of the trailers themselves. When putting in the extra time and necessary equipment, you see an increase in positive attributes. Although it will be pricier up front for a job well done, the trailers are seeing decreased costs over time.

 

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Topics: Trailer Connectors, Truck/Trailer, How To


How To Use Rennsteig Compact Cable Cutter D15

Posted by Kelsey on Mar 12, 2018 8:02:44 AM

Rennsteig tools tools provide quality and versatility for your specific application. This video highlights the Rennsteig Cable Cutter and its strength. It creates a smooth, clean cut every time with minimal effort. For comparison, we have compared the Rennsteig cutter to "other" brand to show the strength! See the links below the video for more Rennsteig videos!

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Topics: How To, Resources, Hand Tools & Testers


How To Change Dies For The Rennsteig PEW12 Crimp Tool

Posted by Kelsey on Mar 12, 2018 7:56:08 AM

The PEW 12 crimp tool from Rennsteig is a high precision ratchet crimp tool that is versatile. The versatility comes from the multiple dies that are interchangeable for different terminal types. This means one crimp tool frame for all your crimping needs! See the video below for step-by-step instructions on how to change the dies in the Rennsteig PEW12 Crimp Tool System.

See below the video for links to even more Rennsteig tool videos!

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Topics: How To, Resources, Product Feature, Hand Tools & Testers


How To Use Rennsteig PEW12 Crimp Tool System- Weather Pack

Posted by Kelsey on Mar 12, 2018 7:53:39 AM

Rennsteig provides high quality crimp tools, cutters, strippers and more to make your job as easy as possible. This video shows step by step instructions on how to use a Rennsteig Crimp Tool to crimp a Weather Pack terminal.

For even more Rennsteig how-to videos, check out the links below the video!

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Topics: How To, Product Feature, Hand Tools & Testers


How To Use Rennsteig MultiStrip® 10 Wire Stripper

Posted by Kelsey on Mar 12, 2018 7:50:22 AM

Stripping wire is incredibly important in a multitude of electrical jobs. In this video, Del City features Rennsteig wire strippers and how to best utilize the tool. To see more how-to videos, check out the links below the video. See our full selection of Rennsteig tools here!

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Topics: How To, Resources, Hand Tools & Testers


How To Use Rennsteig PEW12 Crimp Tool System- Metri-Pack

Posted by Kelsey on Mar 12, 2018 7:46:59 AM

Rennsteig tools offer a product for almost every job. Whether it be a crimp tool, cable/wire cutter, die changes, or a wire stripper, Rennsteig has it all. Del City has created a detailed video to show how to use the Rennsteig Crimp Tool System with Metri-Pack terminals. For more how-to information for Rennsteig tools, see the links below!

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Topics: How To, Resources, Product Feature, Hand Tools & Testers


Top Safety Tips For Electrical Jobs

Posted by Kelsey on Mar 4, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Top 5 Safety Tips For Electrical Jobs

We know you’ve heard it a million times; safety is important. We’re not here to lecture you about the “do’s and don’ts” of electrical safety, but rather how you can help yourself to come out of a project both successfully and safely. By following these 5 electrical safety tips, we will be able rest easy knowing that you made it out without a scratch or a shock!

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Topics: Resources, How To, Chemicals, Safety, and Wipers


How To Install Anderson Powerpole® Connectors

Posted by Kelsey on Feb 8, 2018 11:04:13 AM

Anderson's lines of quality connectors make for a secure and reliable connection. To get some extra help on how to install Anderson Powerpole® connectors, check out our video below! Want to learn more about the Powerpole® connectors and their uses? See our Anderson Powerpole® Connector Product Guide!

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Topics: Wire Connectors & Quick Splices, How To


What Is Heat Shrink?

Posted by Kelsey on Jan 1, 2018 10:15:00 AM

Everything You Need to Know About Heat Shrink

In the electrical supply world, heat shrink seems to be everywhere! By the name we can tell there is probably something with heat as well as with becoming smaller in size. Besides that, where do you find heat shrink material? What does it actually do? Why should I even use it? Del City is here to answer these questions and more in order to make sure to add some brightness to your arsenal of knowledge. 

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Topics: How To, Resources, Product Feature, Terminals


How To Install Anderson SB® Connectors

Posted by Kelsey on Dec 1, 2017 9:43:17 AM

The Anderson SB® Connector Series is your go-to for a variety of applications for a professional grade connection. Two housings and four contacts are required for a full assembly of these connectors. Check out this video for full installation instructions!

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Topics: How To, Resources, Product Feature, Wire Connectors & Quick Splices


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: Automotive, How To, Industrial, Relays & Power Distribution


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: Resources, How To, Wire Connectors & Quick Splices


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