There are some additional supplies that I recommend you always have with you. These are the “life-saver” small tools that have a million different uses and will come in handy in a pinch.
This is a multi-outlet adapter in a small, compact size. It has one male, grounded Edison plug and three female grounded outlets. The cube tap allows you to turn one socket into three without the bulk of a power strip.
Three views of the ubiquitous 125V 15A cube tap.
It’s a standard 125V 15A component, but worth its weight in gold. Always be sure you’re not overloading any circuit (see Chapter 4, “Understanding Electricity,” ...