Brass BC Lampholder

Code: ZB85G

Product details

Brass BC Lampholder

Smart brass bayonet cap (BC) lampholder with 1½2" threaded base. The body is joined by a solid brass threaded collar and another threaded ring is provided for securing a lampshade. The base includes a screw terminal for an earth wire. This lampholder must be earthed, therefore a 3-core mains cable is required. Maximum rating 250W, complies with BS5042-T2.

I need a lamp holder for a bedside lamp that has a threaded 10mm hole at the bottom

Asked by: Pj24
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Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-09-22

Can the holder be used for a DIY lamp project? How large is the tube at the bottom of the holder? and could it be connected to another tube easily? Thanks in advance

Asked by: Ollie
The threaded connector at the bottom of the lamp holder has a diameter of 15mm.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-01-06

Hi, what kind of bulb do i need for it? B22 or e27?

Asked by: Karolina
The item would need B22
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-09-23

The description says that this has a 1½2" threaded base. Is this a typo ? Do they mean a ½" threaded base ?

Asked by: Graham
Yes looking at the data sheet this says its a ½" threaded base.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-08-29

Does the cable feed into the lampholder from the side, or through the base ?

Asked by: Graham
This is fed through the base.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-08-29
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Item code Item name Quantity Price
ZB85G Brass BC Lampholder (1+) £4.99

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