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BG Nexus 13A 1G Switch Socket (35096)

Weatherproof and dust-tight 13A socket. Manufactured from robust, impact-resistant polycarbonate with multiple gland entry positions. Double pole switching.

  • IP66 Water & Dust Protection
  • Neon Power Indicator
  • Robust Polycarbonate Housing
  • IK06 Impact Resistance
  • Secure & Easy to Open Lid-Catch
  • See Through Cover
  • Hinged, Stay Open Cover

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£13.29INC VAT

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BG Nexus 13A 1G Switch Socket is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 64.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Strong outside box This box is very strong and robust with good clip to hold shut
Date published: 2016-12-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Perfect solution Wanted to add a single socket to an existing box with 4 x 90mm screw centres - fits exactly :-) The whole unit feels solid and the red LED is a great reminder when somethings been left 'on'
Date published: 2016-11-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great value exterior socket Less than half the price of a major brand and just as good. This is the third one of these I've bought recently and would recommend highly
Date published: 2016-09-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Value, easy to install I bought this as an external socket for an outdoor water feature. It was really easy to install and is great value!
Date published: 2016-09-16
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I have a reinforced outdoor cable14 mm. Can you give me the maximum individual cable size and the overall cable size this will take please. I.E. Where the whole cable goes into the unit and also where the live/neutral/earth wires actually fit.
23 Jun 2016
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Hi, thank you for your product enquiry.
The BG Storm range weatherproof enclosures come complete with 20mm knockouts pre-made, so maximum cable size will depend on the capacity of the 20mm gland which us being used.
The terminals in the socket itself are capable of accepting 3x 2.5mm², 3x 4.0mm² or 2x 6.0mm² cables.
24 Jun 2016
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I require an external socket which provides a constant charge current of 13 amps. Is this plug suitable for sustained use of 5 to 6 hours on 13 amps, without overheating?
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Hi, thank you for your product enquiry.
Yes, this weatherproof socket is capable of sustaining a 13A (3,120W) constant power flow indefinitely.
17 May 2016
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Hi, thank you for your product enquiry.
This weatherproof socket enclosure is rated at IP66 when closed, meaning that it will withstand pressurised jets of water from all directions, which should be more than adequate for a bathroom environment.
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Specification
Brand British General
Manufacturer Guarantee 1 Year Guarantee
Pack Size 1
Pieces in Pack/Case 1
Pieces in Pack/Case 1
Power Output (Watts/Kw) 240 W
Product Depth 90 mm
Product Height 165 mm
Product Width 120 mm
Total Product Weight 0.35 kg

13A. BS 1363-2.