Such adapters, while still available, have largely fallen out of use in some countries although two- and three-way adapters are still common in the US, UK, and Ireland. You also need to be aware of what other outlets in the building are on the same circuit branch. And the circuits to which you refer were DESIGNED that way. Several safe solutions exist. I would recommend this product to anyone that has a toddler that likes going after their surge protector. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.
Remove any objects that might be a tripping hazard in an aisle or exit route. When using a master—slave power strip, one way to avoid such problems is to plug an appliance with a lower standby wattage such as a DVD player into the master socket, using it as the master control instead. Published 11 days ago. Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest.
International Shipping This item can be shipped to select countries outside of the U. Never plug one power strip into a second power strip or into an extension cord. Sockets and socket outlets do not require independent approval under the regulations. Memory Capacity 16 GB. Daisy chaining of power strips known in building and electric codes as multi-plug adapters or relocatable power taps , whether surge protected or not, is specifically against most codes.
This page was last edited on 15 June , at Safety Regulations S. Temporary means non-permanent, e. The protective device will automatically switch off when the devices plugged into it are drawing more power than the strip is rated to supply. Tue Jan 23, 5: NOAA weather Radio My specialty was the elimination of sources of error from medical imaging and radiation therapy procedures.