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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Description Price Plug/Socket Country Current Rating Mounting Type Connector Type Mains Socket Type Number of USB Sockets Mains Plug Type Voltage Rating Pole Format Colour Gender Body Material Termination Method
RS Stock No. 316-0363
Mfr. Part No.HBL2621
BrandHubbell
PHP2,571.50
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Plug USA 30A Cable Mount NEMA L6 - 30P - - NEMA L6 - 30P 250 V ac 2P+E Black Male Nylon Screw Down
RS Stock No. 824-5560
Mfr. Part No.1418000
BrandABL Sursum
PHP182.12
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Plug France, Germany 16A Cable Mount CEE 7/7 German Schuko / French - - CEE 7/7 German Schuko / French 250 V 2P+E Black Male PVC Screw
RS Stock No. 327-169
Mfr. Part No.1419190
BrandABL Sursum
PHP411.78
Each
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Plug France, Germany 16A Cable Mount CEE 7/7 German Schuko / French - - CEE 7/7 German Schuko / French 250 V ac 2P+E Black Male Rubber -
RS Stock No. 316-0341
Mfr. Part No.HBL2321
BrandHubbell
PHP1,951.95
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Plug USA 20A Cable Mount NEMA L6 - 20P - - NEMA L6 - 20P 250 V ac 2P+E Black Male Nylon Screw Down
RS Stock No. 817-9375
BrandRS PRO
PHP920.06
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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 Stock No. 860-6738
BrandRS PRO
PHP883.85
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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 Stock No. 316-0199
Mfr. Part No.HBL5666C
BrandHubbell
PHP1,764.84
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Plug USA 15A Cable Mount NEMA 6 - 15P - - NEMA 6 - 15P 250 V 2P+E Black Male Nylon Screw Down
RS Stock No. 316-0149
Mfr. Part No.HBL5269C
BrandHubbell
PHP2,643.94
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Socket USA 15A Cable Mount NEMA 5 - 15R NEMA 5 - 15R - - 125 V ac 2P+E Black Female Nylon Screw Down
RS Stock No. 835-6718
Mfr. Part No.L2120C
PHP4,996.46
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Socket USA 20A Cable Mount NEMA L2120R - - - 120/280 V ac 3PN+E Black, White Female Nylon Screw
RS Stock No. 316-0379
Mfr. Part No.HBL2421
BrandHubbell
PHP2,902.73
Each
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Plug USA 20A Cable Mount NEMA L15 - 20P - - NEMA L15 - 20P 250 V ac 3P+E Black Male Nylon Screw Down
RS Stock No. 835-6705
Mfr. Part No.L1620P
PHP2,506.65
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Plug USA 20A Cable Mount NEMA L16 - 20P - - NEMA L16 - 20P 480 V ac - Black, White Male Nylon Screw
RS Stock No. 316-0133
Mfr. Part No.HBL5266C
BrandHubbell
PHP1,775.13
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Plug USA 15A Cable Mount NEMA 5 - 15P - - NEMA 5 - 15P 125 V 2P+E Black Male Nylon Screw Down
RS Stock No. 817-9384
BrandRS PRO
PHP915.05
Each
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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 Stock No. 325-163
Mfr. Part No.646 WHI
PHP254.311
Each (In a Pack of 10)
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Plug UK 13A Cable Mount Type G - British - - Type G - British BS1363 240 V ac 2P+E White Male Urea Formaldehyde Screw Down
RS Stock No. 316-0313
Mfr. Part No.HBL2311
BrandHubbell
PHP1,476.30
Each
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Plug USA 20A Cable Mount NEMA L5 - 20P - - NEMA L5 - 20P 125 V ac 2P+E Black Male Nylon Screw Down
RS Stock No. 754-2198
Mfr. Part No.0 503 42
BrandLegrand
PHP707.96
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Plug Germany 16 A Cable Mount Type F - German Schuko - - Type F - German Schuko - 2P+E Black Male - Screw
RS Stock No. 844-6722
Mfr. Part No.HBL2721
BrandHubbell
PHP4,683.10
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Plug USA 30A Cable Mount NEMA L15-30P - - NEMA L15 - 30P 250 V ac 3P+E Black, White Male Nylon Screw
RS Stock No. 246-8290
Mfr. Part No.NAC3MPXXA
BrandNeutrik
PHP337.39
Each
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Plug - 20A Panel Mount Power Connector - - - 250 V ac 3P Black, Blue Male Nylon -
RS Stock No. 849-6128
BrandRS PRO
PHP289.35
Each
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Plug France, Germany 16A - CEE 7/7 German Schuko / French - - CEE 7/7 German Schuko / French 250 V 2P+E Black Male Rubber Screw
RS Stock No. 835-6859
Mfr. Part No.PS5266-X
PHP1,107.00
Each
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Plug USA 15A Cable Mount NEMA 5-15P - - NEMA 5 - 15P 125 V ac 2P Black, Grey Male Nylon Screw