CAIG Video Contest 2017

There are unlimited uses for CAIG products. This contest will reward the best telling of those uses.

How To Enter

  1. Upload the video on Youtube, be sure to hashtag #caigvideocontest
    • Must include the product name in the video title (example: “Cleaning vintage potentiometer with DeoxIT”).
    • Must include our website in the video description.
  2. Fill out the registration form (with Youtube URL)
  3. CAIG judges will pick 10 top videos for voting.
  4. Share video to friends/family to get votes


  • Video submission period :
    February 15th – April 30th, 2017, 11:59 pm PST
  • CAIG Judges vote for up to 10 finalist videos : May 1st, 2017
  • Public voting period for the top finalist videos:
    May 2nd – June 29th, 2017, 11:59 pm PST
  • The winners will be announced on June 30th, 2017

What drove you to use one of our many CAIG products?   What success did you have using it? 

Important Things To Remember

  • Videos must be 7 minutes or under in length

  • Upload Video To YouTube

  • Use Hashtag #caigvideocontest When Sharing

  • Mobilize As Many People As You Can On Your Behalf

How Winners Will Be Judged

  • Uniqueness Of Application

  • Creativity Of Demonstration

  • Clarity And Understanding Of Use

  • The top ten videos that receive the most likes/shares will move into our final round to be voted on by the public.

Contest Q and A

How do I compete?

You must be registered with CAIG to compete in this video contest.

Once registered, follow these 3 easy steps!

  1. Read and agree to the rules and make sure this is the right contest for you.
  2. Create a video and upload to YouTube
  3. Submit.

Video Time Limit

1 to 5 minutes

Video Submission Period

February 1st, 2017 – March 31, 2017, 11:59 pm PST

How do I share my video?

  • Every video should have social share buttons.
  • Use those tools to promote your video across social channels.
  • Upload video to YouTube
  • Be sure to hashtag #caigvideochallenge when sharing the your entry.
  • Must include the product name in the video title (example: “Cleaning vintage potentiometer with DeoxIT”).
  • Must include our website in the video description.

When is the public voting period for finalists?

April 4, 2017 – May 4, 2017, 11:59 pm PST

How many finalists will there be?


When will the grand prize winner be announced?

May 8, 2017.

Can I hide my film from public view?


What is the recommended video format?

Formats: mp4

Codecs: h.264

Ratio: 16:9, 1920 × 1080p

Size: < 1024 MB

What video file types do you accept?

  • .mp4 (recommended)
  • .avi
  • .mpg
  • .wmv
  • .mpeg
  • .mov
  • .flv
  • .m4v

Can I barter, buy or use websites like to acquire votes?

Absolutely not. Using vote collecting websites like (but not limited to),,, etc. is not allowed.

Can I submit more than one film or file to a contest?


What are your community standards?

Treat others as you would like to be treated. Bullying & trolling prohibited here.

Can I use any music in my video?

No. You must have obtained and be able to prove that you have all the necessary rights to the music in your film. Creative commons licenses will not be accepted and do not prove that you have the rights to the music on your film.

Entry Fee

None, zero, zip, zilch.

Video Examples for Inspiration


Ever wonder why electronic or electrical equipment and devices have glitches, intermittents or data errors, or wonder how you can prevent this from happening?

Well, most of the time it is caused by ONE of the thousands of metal connections in the system or device. All electronic connections deteriorate which cause reduced performance or perhaps total failure.

  • Improves part performance and provides long-lasting protection
  • Use on ALL electronic equipment in the HOME – SHOP – OFFICE -WORK
  • Used worldwide by companies that demand the best!


Many raw materials and components are produce around the world. Quality control from multiple sources becomes very difficult to manage and verify prior to assembly, test, package and shipment to the end customer.

Using DeoxIT® in the manufacturing process can help ensure component integrity until the assembly process begins.

  • Improves part performance
  • Maintains part specifications and integrity
  • Protects metal surfaces in transit
  • Protects surfaces in storage before assembly


When parts and devices are manufactured in remote locations, it is almost impossible to ensure the connections are clean and ready for equipment assembly.

Once ready for assembly, DeoxIT® is instrumental in final cleaning and ensuring product performance and integrity.

  • Provides an extra step insuring that metal connections are CLEAN and PROTECTED.
  • Lubricates and protects surface during assembly 4 Improves connection performance
  • Protects integrity and reliability of equipment
  • Long-lasting and safe to use


Over time all electronic connections deteriorate which can cause reduced performance or perhaps total failure.

If only one of the thousand connectors in a system becomes intermittent or fails, then the equipment will causes errors, misreadings, noise, distortion, reboot, not start or total failure.

SOLUTION: DeoxIT® Products!
  • Brings systems back to life!
  • Rejuvenates part/equipment back to original specifications
  • Bring back reliability and dependability to equipment
  • Reduce equipment downtime, especially on warranted equipment
  • Save costly repairs or replacement