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Comments about West Marine Triple Receptacle, 1-1/8" dia. x 4-1/2":
While the construction is durable, the deal killer for me is that the female sockets don't have 360 degree/top-to-bottom contact for the ground of the male plug. For most male 12v plugs you have to fiddle with the plug and hope it doesn't vibrate into a different position to make positive contact. If you compare this to other sockets (like in your car), you'll see the ground contacts encompasses the entire socket cylinder top to bottom.
I found this out after installation unfortunately, and right before a trip, so I took a soda can, sanded the paint off, and made aluminum tubes to stuff into the socket to help give the male plug consistent contact. Still isn't as reliable as I'd like.
Why they would be designed this way I can't explain...
Service and delivery comments:
prompt delivery, good condition