Purchasing Checklist: Cord Grips

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A guide to help ensure a successful purchase of electrical cord grips, connectors & wire mesh grips.

With so many options, from so many electrical connector manufacturers, it's important to keep in mind these factors before you buy.

First, look for certain product features that will help with performance and reliability. 

Then, analyze the supplier and how they do business.

PRODUCT NEEDS TO CONSIDER

 Connector Body Material of Construction (metallic and non-metallic) 

 Cable O.D.

 Knockout Size 

 Male or Female, Straight, 90-Degree or 45-Degree 

 Connector Body Size for Space Issues

 Optional Wire Mesh Strain Relief

 Accessories such as Locknuts, O-Rings, Anodizing and Nickel-Plating

 Special Threading

 Single or Multiple Hole Bushings

 Environmental Concerns for Point of Termination

 Specialized Product for the Application

 Specific Ratings e.g. IP or NEMA

 3rd Party Certifications (UL, CSA, RoHS)

 Private Labeling or Kitting

SUPPLIER CAPABILITIES TO CONSIDER

 Product Made in USA

 Live Factory Customer Support Staff

 Stock Status of Standard Products

 Lead Times on Standard Products

 Willing to Break Box Quantities

 Minimum Order Quantities

 Return Policies

 Local Customer Support

 Customization

 ISO Certification

 Project Quotations Available

 Offers Private Labeling or Kitting

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