Mains Plugs & Sockets

Mains plug and sockets are an essential part of connecting electrical equipment to a different power source in different countries. Both plugs and sockets are suitable for most types of homes, offices, commercial buildings used around the world. RS Components ensure there is a comprehensive range to suit your requirement. There is a vast range of plug and sockets, with some (Type G - UK) having three pins for live, neutral and earth, whereas plugs and sockets with two pins (Type E - French) with an earth pin centred within the plug case.



Why do you need a mains plug or socket?



Changing the plug or socket is a common action in most industries if changes of circumstances occur or if they've been in constant use without any maintenance and have become damaged. Not addressing any damage can result in power failures, electrical fire and expensive remedial work.



Countries covered



The extensive range of plugs and sockets are capable of use in a number of countries, these include:



  • Australia

  • China

  • Europe

  • Japan

  • Switzerland

  • USA


Types of mains plugs and sockets




  • Type D /M (BS 546/ Old Britsh) - Three rounded pins arranged in a triangle, with 2A/5A (Type D) and 15A (Type M)

  • Type G (BS 1363/ British) - Three-pin plug or socket

  • Type F (Schuko) - Dual pin plug or socket

  • Type E (French) - Dual pin plug or socket similar to Type F however, socket has an earthing pin permanently mounted in the socket

  • Type C (Europlug) - Dual pin plug and socket similar to both Type E and Type F, but the plug is flat and can fit into a number of sockets in Europe

  • Type A/I (Chinese) - Three-pin plug or socket similar to Type G, however, the pins are flat with some sockets accepting Type C plugs

  • Type K (Danish) - Either dual pins or three rounded pins, for unearthed and earthed connections.

  • NEMA - Used in the USA, Canada and Mexico with more than 35 different straight blade configurations based on current ratings



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RS-artikelnummer 849-6119
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Plug Germany 16A Cable Mount Type F - German Schuko - - Type F - German Schuko 250 V 2P+E Black Male - Screw
RS-artikelnummer 860-6738
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Plug USA 15A Cable Mount NEMA 5-15P - - NEMA 5 - 15P 125 V ac 2P+E Black Male Nylon Cage Clamp
RS-artikelnummer 849-6112
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Plug Germany 16A Cable Mount Type F - German Schuko - - Type F - German Schuko 250 V 2P+E Black Male - Screw
RS-artikelnummer 314-3649
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Plug Switzerland 10A Cable Mount Type J - - Type J - Swiss 250 V ac 2P+E Black Male Thermoplastic Screw Down
RS-artikelnummer 849-6103
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13,26 kr
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Plug Germany 16A - Type F - German Schuko - - Type F - German Schuko 250 V 2P+E White Male - Screw
RS-artikelnummer 269-8722
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59,464 kr
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Plug UK 13A Cable Mount BS 1363 - - Type G - British BS1363 250 V ac 2P+E White Male Thermoplastic -
RS-artikelnummer 849-6115
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Plug Germany 16A - Type F - German Schuko - - Type F - German Schuko 250 V 2P+E White Male - Screw
RS-artikelnummer 854-403
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Plug UK 13A Cable Mount BS 1363 - - Type G - British BS1363 250 V ac 2P+E White Male Thermoplastic -
RS-artikelnummer 854-380
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Plug UK 13A Cable Mount BS 1363 - - Type G - British BS1363 250 V ac 2P+E Black Male Urea Formaldehyde -
RS-artikelnummer 817-9384
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Plug USA 30A Cable Mount NEMA L6 - 30P - - NEMA L6 - 30P 250 V ac 2P+E Black Male - Quick Connect
RS-artikelnummer 269-8744
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Plug UK 3A Cable Mount BS 1363 - - Type G - British BS1363 250 V ac 2P+E White Male Thermoplastic -
RS-artikelnummer 269-8738
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Plug UK 13A Cable Mount BS 1363 - - Type G - British BS1363 250 V ac 2P+E Black Male Thermoplastic -
RS-artikelnummer 849-6092
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59,53 kr
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Socket Germany 16A Cable Mount Type F - German Schuko Type F - German Schuko - - 250 V 2P+E White Female - Screw
RS-artikelnummer 490-015
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Plug UK 13A Cable Mount BS 1363 - - Type G - British BS1363 250 V ac 2P+E White Male Urea Formaldehyde -
RS-artikelnummer 849-6096
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Socket Germany 16A Cable Mount Type F - German Schuko Type F - German Schuko - - 250 V 2P+E Black Female Rubber Screw
RS-artikelnummer 817-9375
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Plug USA 20A Cable Mount NEMA L6 - 20P - - NEMA L6 - 20P 250 V ac 2P+E Black Male - Quick Connect
RS-artikelnummer 490-009
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Plug UK 3A Cable Mount BS 1363 - - Type G - British BS1363 250 V ac 2P+E White Male Urea Formaldehyde -
RS-artikelnummer 854-396
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Plug UK 13A Cable Mount BS 1363 - - Type G - British BS1363 250 V ac 2P+E Black Male Thermoplastic -
RS-artikelnummer 817-9381
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Plug USA 30A Cable Mount NEMA L21 - 30P - - NEMA L21 - 30P 120/208 V 3P+E Black Male - Quick Connect
RS-artikelnummer 817-9387
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Plug USA 20A Cable Mount NEMA L21 - 20P - - NEMA L21 - 20P 120/208 V 3P+E Black Male - Quick Connect
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