How To Use A Ratchet Crimp Tool

Getting a consistent and quality crimp every time can be tough, but using a ratchet crimp tool can help! In the demonstration below, a double ratchet crimp tool is being used, which provides even better connection protection.

Choosing the Right Electrical Wire for Your Install

So much of our world runs on electricity. What would we do without it? The types of electrical wire vary based on what the end application is. In our world at Del City, it’s all about automotive electrical wire. However, there are many types of electrical wire that fall into the realm of automotive electrical […]

Choosing The Perfect Auto Meter Gauge

Auto Meter is a high-tech company that has become a standard of excellence in providing high quality gauges. They have set the bar in the industry with their products for things like accuracy, precision, and durability. For over 50 years now, Auto Meter has been a trusted brand in gauges.

How to Upgrade to LED Lights

Vehicle LED lighting is becoming more and more popular, but making the upgrade requires more than just a light swap. To start taking advantage of the safer and more cost-effective LED lighting alternative to incandescent lighting, you’ll need to make sure you have a LED Load Resistor to ensure proper illumination and flash rate of LED tail […]

How to Wire a Toggle Switch

Using a toggle switch to actuate an electrical application is very common. Hook up anywhere from 1 to 4 different accessories, depending on the configuration of your switch. Here we will wire a SPST and a DPDT toggle switch. What You’ll Need Toggle Switch Electrical Wire Wire Terminals Crimp Tool Step 1 Start by crimping your wire […]

How to Choose a Battery Charger for Your Boat

There are a lot of different battery chargers out there. With so many choices, how do you know which one will work best for your boat? I checked in with our Product Management team to learn more, and got some great Q & A for you! First things first…

How To Change Windshield Washer Pump

Today we’re going to discuss changing your windshield washer pump. We’ll go ahead and categorize this task as an intermediate level project (if you’re thinking beginner, intermediate and advanced) You’re going to need some tools to knock this project out. Here is a list of what you will need: voltmeter or 12VDC test light (to check […]

How To Install Weather Pack Bulkhead Wire Connectors

Weather Pack wire connectors are the premium line of environmentally sealed connectors from Delphi/Packard. The bulkhead series creates a secure and weather-proof connection for up to 22 wires and 20 amps. These wire connectors are designed with harsh environments in mind and can endure extreme temperatures, moisture, chemicals, and other fluids. Due to the fully-sealed […]

How To Wire Weather Pack Connectors

Who doesn’t love the Weather Pack connectors? Really. With their superior environmental sealing, they are one of the best options when working on wiring in an automotive engine compartment. However, their high performance and design makes them equally suitable for most other marine, agricultural, and fleet applications.

Choosing a Custom Carling Rocker Switch

  Durability and reliability is essential. With the Carling V-Series, you get both custom to your needs. With the rigorous testing and high Carling standards, these Carling rocker switches are perfect for marine panels, trucks, buses, trailer, construction, farm, and recreation equipment. What I love about this line is the versatility.