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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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Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 59 reviewers.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by Very good socket Fitted a few of these easy to install. Reliability is good never had to replace one. 21 May 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Outdoor socket An excellent design & cheaper than other major brands - will buy them again. 21 May 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Single Outside Socket Good quality and well thought out product. Fair price and easy to install 2 Nov 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Good value Very good and very easy to install,Thank's Screwfix! 19 Oct 2015
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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.
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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.
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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 years
Manufacturing Standards BS EN 1363-2
Pack Size 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.