What is a Power Strip?
A power strip, also known as an extension block, is a block with multiple electrical sockets that attaches to a flexible cable with a plug on the other end. The power strip allows for multiple devices to be powered by one electrical socket.
How does a Power Strip work?
A power strip breaks a current down into a number of individual receptacles.
What is a grounded Power Strip?
A grounded power strip features a three-pronged plug at the end of its cable in order to be connected to a grounded outlet.
What is a surge protector?
Surge protectors are also known as surge suppressor. This means that the power strip is designed to protect the device from any voltage spikes by blocking or shorting to ground any unnecessary voltages.
What are the benefits of a waterproof Power Strip?
Spilling any liquid on a power strip can result in serious injury or at least the loss of any devices that were plugged into it. A waterproof extension block attempts to avoid this all together by decreasing the voltage when it comes into contact with any water.