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Reviews Categories | DC Power Supply Distribution | Red-Dee-2 Connect 6 Way Powerpole Splitter Help

Reviews Summary for Red-Dee-2 Connect 6 Way Powerpole Splitter
Red-Dee-2 Connect 6 Way Powerpole Splitter Reviews: 2 Average rating: 3.5/5 MSRP: $34.95
Description: Designed to provide a low loss, high current, power distribution. Any
Red/Black pair can be an input with 7 other output pairs. Units can be daisy
chained together (by plugging into each other end to end) to establish longer
power strips.
Product is in production.
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KG4RUL Rating: 5/5 Aug 28, 2011 04:18 Send this review to a friend
Great Product!  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
I am using this unit for a mobile installation powering HF, CB and VHF/UHF radios. No problems with quality.
K2SON Rating: 2/5 Mar 15, 2009 11:16 Send this review to a friend
Good idea, but poor execution  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
The Red-Dee-2 Connect line is distributed by Our ham club purchased four of these for power distribution in portable EOC communications boxes we are building. The overall idea is a good one. The product allows for the centralized connection of all the equipment in the box while retaining flexibility of configuration. I gave them 2 points for the design idea.

Unfortunately the manufacturing quality is poor. All four of the units were poorly glued to their base. They came unglued just from the handling during initial installation. If the powerpole connection insert comes loose from the base, the copper distribution buss is exposed presenting a risk of short circuit in the DC system. Additionally, one of the units had a powerpole socket with the internal terminal bent over so that it could not be used.

If they could clean up their manufacturing quality I would definitely rate these a 5 instead.

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