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CE Smith Trailer Wiring Clips - Frame Mount - Zinc Plated Steel - Qty 10

CE Smith Trailer Wiring Clips - Frame Mount - Zinc Plated Steel - Qty 10

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Corrosion-resistant clips help you secure loose wires on your trailer. Use them to supplement the clips in a wiring kit or to replace old worn-out clips. Fits around edges up to 5/32" thick. Lowest Prices for the best wiring from CE Smith. CE Smith Trailer Wiring Clips - Frame Mount - Zinc Plated Steel - Qty 10 part number CE16867A can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-1624 for expert service.
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CE Smith Wiring - CE16867A

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Corrosion-resistant clips help you secure loose wires on your trailer. Use them to supplement the clips in a wiring kit or to replace old worn-out clips. Fits around edges up to 5/32" thick.


Features:

  • Clips secure wiring to your trailer's frame
    • Helps prevent unsafe conditions caused by loose, drooping, or stray wiring
    • Creates an overall neater appearance by keeping wires in place
  • Fast, easy installation - just pop onto the edge of your trailer frame
  • Zinc-plated steel is corrosion resistant


Specs:

  • Quantity: 10 clips
  • Fits around edges up to 5/32" thick
  • Width: 3/8"


16867A C. E. Smith Trailer Wiring Frame Clips - 10 Pack




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Video Transcript for CE Smith Wiring - Tools for Wiring - CE16867A Review

Reviewer: Today we're going to be taking a look at part number CE16867A. These are the CE Smith trailer wiring clips. They're designed to be a frame-mount installation. Zinc plated steel is what they're made from. With this part number you're going to get 10 clips. These are going to be corrosion resistant clips. They're going to help you secure any loose wiring on your trailer.

You can use them to supplement the clips in the wiring kit, or you can even use them to replace old and worn out clips that you may have on your trailer. It's designed to fit around edges up to 5/32 of an inch thick. The clips, again, are simply going to secure the wiring to your trailer's frame. It's going to help prevent unsafe conditions caused by loose, drooping or stray wiring. It creates an overall, just neater appearance. It really tidies up the installation of your wires.

Very fast and easy installation, all you have to do is pop the clips on to the edge of your trailer frame and then tuck the wiring in. Again, zinc plated steel, so they're going to be corrosion resistant. Ten clips, and they're going to give us a wide of 3/8 of an inch. I do want to go ahead and show you how these do work. I have a piece of angle iron here today. What I'm going to do, is I'm simply going to take the clip, and you're going to notice here on the clip that one side's going to have these little teeth that come out. That's going to be the side that pinches on to the frame of your trailer.

Just place that on there. Give it a good push. I'm trying to go ahead and install a couple of them. Sometimes they can be pretty tight, so what I like to do is just take a tool or get a mallet or a hammer or whatever, just kind of hit that on there. Go ahead and do one more. You can see if we have these all along our trailer frame, how they'll work.

I'm going to take some 16 gauge bonded wire. This is going to be the wiring that you'd find on a four-way flat connector. Instead of having it drooping along the trailer frame, you can place it inside the clips, and it's going to hold our wiring up and out of the way, keeping everything safe. That's going to do it for our review of part number CE16867A. This is the CE Smith Trailer Wiring Clips. .


Customer Reviews

CE Smith Trailer Wiring Clips - Frame Mount - Zinc Plated Steel - Qty 10 - CE16867A

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (174 Customer Reviews)

Corrosion-resistant clips help you secure loose wires on your trailer. Use them to supplement the clips in a wiring kit or to replace old worn-out clips. Fits around edges up to 5/32" thick.

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These clips worked great for keeping my brand new wire in its righful place.


Comments
This product has held up very well, and I will definitely use them again.
Dustin - 06/04/2021


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I wanted additional clips to secure all wires on my etrailer. These did the trick. However, they were not the same type clip that came with my etrailer so I had to bend the open the wire-side. This modification worked so am satisfied. It’s possible I ordered the wrong clips but the wires are now secure. No regrets.



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The "CE Smith Trailer Wiring Clips - Frame Mount - Zinc Plated Steel - 10 pack" are truly a well made, heavy gauge wire clip with good spring tension to hold wiring to the frame. They arrived before the expected delivery date which was a great surprise and allowing me to get to my project quicker. They came well packaged/protected and I was amazed at how heavy duty they are. I would definitely recommend this company and their products.



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Didn’t fit my trailer frame and wire, but clips themselves were fine.


Comments
these fit around edges up to 5.32 inches thick
-- Etrailer Expert Sierra K - 10/04/2021


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Performed well. Clips hold trailer wire where it is not inside tubing. Strong spring action holds frame well.



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fit the trailer rails and have stayed clamped and un-rusted for one year.



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Needed to secure trailer lighting wire harness along the length of the trailer. These wire clips work great for routing and securing the wires to the trailer frame.



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Couldn't be happier. Easy to install and worked like it should.



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The CE Smith wiring clips work great. These clips keep the wires on my trailer anchored securely. A fantastic product.


Comments
The wiring clips still function as required. No issues.
Vernon - 01/28/2020



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Much better than the clips I purchased locally. The metal retains it's tension even after being removed and reinstalled. The ones purchased locally had to be thrown out after the first use



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Fast service product was as ordered. Haven't used any yet but quality seems fine.



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Fast shipping. Item as described. Works perfect keeping wiring secured to frame of trailer.



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I ordered a trailer wiring harness and trailer frame clips on separate orders and received the products promptly and well packaged. The wiring harness had plenty of extra length to rewire my motorcycle trailer. The trailer clips fit perfectly and have plenty of bite to stay connected to the frame of the trailer. I have been buying parts and accessories from etrailer for many years and they always have the parts I need in stock, and are always helpful when I need customer service. Thanks Etrailer for such great service.



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Just what I needed to put the wiring up under my trailer and clip it to the frame.


Comments
Still working great
Carroll C - 07/27/2020


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I needed trailer clips for my boat trailer for the new wiring harness I installed. I called Bass Pro Shops, Cabelas, and very marine dealer along the front range of Colorado and one had them. So, I went online and found them at etrailer.com. I highly recommend etariler.com. They had the trailer clips I requested on their website. After I ordered them I received 2 emails from their staff. The first verified my order and the second verified the shipping date. Great folks to work with and the pricing is the best I found on the internet. If you want quality parts, great service, an outstanding price, and fast delivery give etrailer.com a look. I'm back to fishing again thanks to them.


Comments
everything is working exactly as planned. Thank you for your follow-up.
John N - 08/13/2015



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Looked around for the wire clips for holding up to the trailer frame. Nothing available (boat dealer, nope, big box auto parts store still nothing,) I was in the middle of re-wiring my trailer from the pesky critters that decided to dine on the wire wrap then I remembered ETrailer where I bought my wiring harness for my SUV. Gave them a call, sure we have it so ordered it and in the mail it came. Thanks



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I was extremely pleased with the order process from your company, the rapid shipment and follow-up. Although there is not much you can write about regarding chassis wire clips other than they hold the wire to the chassis as advertised, my experience has been a blank stare at every "auto parts store" I visited. I guess current cars have no chassis (i.e. frame) to attach clips to. Most refer me to the plastic/nylon loop clips that need to be screwed to the attachment point, or the self-stick clamps that immediately fall off. Thank You!!!


Comments
For the most part, pretty well. I have had a couple fall off due to the thickness of the travel trailer frame. Any chance of having a slightly larger size for thicker frames?
Bob G - 07/17/2017

Thanks for your feedback regarding your trailer wiring clips. I have checked and this is currently the only clip style size that we carry. We do offer several other clamps and devices that can be used for securing trailer wiring to the frame. I have included a link to those products for your reference.

-- Etrailer Expert Rachael H - 7/18/2017


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These clips are not easy to find. Thanks etrailer.com. These are the easy, neat way to clean up your light's wiring. Shipping was quick and packaging was excellent. I am very satisfied with all aspects of this transaction.


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Light wiring on the trailer is still secure and tidy after a year. The clips are secure and work as well as day one
Ken P - 05/14/2018



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I purchased a 4 light trailer light kit locally and a 4 wire trailer harness for my 5 x 8 utility trailer. I needed these harness clips that keep the wiring up against the frame of the trailer. I searched around my city with no one carrying them. I got onto this companies website and found them. I ordered and they arrived just a few days later.



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installed on trailer to hold all electrical wires. They have held up fantastic and I will order more when I use my present supply up.


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excellent , I have wired up four trailers used on highway and woods .They keep the wires up and will be ordering more shortley
David S - 03/26/2018



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I recently ordered several products from Etrailer. All of them worked great, the price was fair and service/shipping was excellent. After ordering from them several times, I don't even look anywhere else.


Comments
Same as before!
Bob G - 06/21/2016



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Worked as advertised on old boat trailer I am restoring. etrailer.com ships quick and keeps you updated on delivery. Thanks!!!



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Clips are the best I have found. The customer service is also the best. In my opinion, you will not find many companies that seem to appreciate your business as much as Etrailer does. Reguardless of purchase, large or small, great service.



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These clips are exactly what I needed to complete my project.



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My father and I built my little trailer from scratch. We purchased a wiring harness, electrical clips, fenders, and a safety chain from etrailer. We are extremely happy with our products and the customer service we received!


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    I recommend the CE Smith Trailer Wiring Clips - Frame Mount - Zinc Plated Steel - Qty 10 # CE16867A which will clip to any supports inside of your boat trailer and keep the wiring for your LED lights nice and clean. If there is spots you are needing a holder but there is no area for the clip to attach I recommend using some silicone to hold the wires in place. I included a video of the # CE16867A for you to take a look at.
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    Based on our customer reviews it looks like the Wire Frame Clip # CE16867A that you referenced has better reviews than the Wire Frame Clip # 464600. Either one should work fine, but if it were me I would go with the # CE16867A between those two. Another option is the Metal Loom Clamp # A0500. You will need to provide some self tapping screws but this is the loom clamp that our installers here at etrailer use the most. These clamps are rubber coated to protect the wires and since they...
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