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BG Nexus 13A 2G DP Switched Socket (67928)

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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£12.98INC VAT

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Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 259 reviewers.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by Great product Great value bought these in the past at double the price 15 Jun 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by BG WEATHERPROOF SOCKET great product, easy to install and seems hard wearing at a very good price. Would have put full marks for everything but only just fitted it 15 Jun 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by External socket Great product and excellent service as always from my local Screwfix 13 Jun 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by BG Nexus 13A Outdoor Socket I recently purchase this item for getting power to a new garden shed. It was well packaged and appeared to be of very high quality. It was very easy to install and connect to the power supply,the fittings were good quality and the and the waterproof seals were well designed and when the cover was closed the clips made a perfect watertight seal. 9 Jun 2016
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15 Jun 2016
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Hi, thank you for your product enquiry.
The Storm weatherproof range, of which this socket is a part, is designed to be outdoors constantly and is IP rated with the lid closed whether there is a lead plugged in or not.
Therefore if your lighting (or other accessories) are suitable to be left outdoors permanently then they can stay plugged into this socket without any problems being caused.
16 Jun 2016
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Hi, thank you for your product enquiry.
Yes, it is perfectly acceptable to wire this double socket to a length of cable and use a Safety RCD Plug on the end to allow it to be plugged into an available mains socket.
14 Jun 2016
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will be sited on an outside shed wall so the cable will not be exposed or in any danger of damage
28 May 2016
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Hi, thank you for your product enquiry.
The standard cabling used for a UK socket ring is 2.5mm square Twin & Earth, which is suitable for constant current draws up to 32A (7,680W) and should be protected by a suitable 32A breaker to prevent overloading.
31 May 2016
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The specs say "Amp Rating 13A", but "Power Output 240W", which cannot be right. I want to plug in a 2kW heater, but would like to know what the maximum draw is (13 amps?).
11 May 2016
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Hi, thank you for your product enquiry.
As each socket is capable of outputting 13A or 3,120W the total output for the product should be 6,240W.
13 May 2016
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Hi, thank you for your product enquiry.
The enclosures in this range come with pre-formed 20mm diameter push-outs.
Any 20mm SWA gland should be compatible with these holes.
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Specification
Amp Rating 13 A
Brand British General
Manufacturer Guarantee 1 years
Manufacturing Standards BS EN 1363-2
No. of Gangs 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 180 mm
Total Product Weight 0.53 kg

13A. BS 1363-2.