2.5 x 5.5mm Solderless Plug

Code: N53GU

  • No need for solder
  • Ideal for quick connections
  • 2.5mm x 5.5mm plug

Product details

2.5 x 5.5mm Solderless Plug

• No need for solder• Ideal for quick connections• 2.5mm x 5.5mm plug

A range of connections to allow quick, temporary and non specialist tooled connections. Two spring tags allow the wires to be coupled to these popular sized plugs.

will this connection fit my NIKKIA easy record car camera which I bought from your Cardiff store approx. 10 years ago at that time we did not have power banks,i am looking for a USB cable or make one

Asked by: joekinggeorge
We do not know we can only advise to the item into the store and try it for size.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-08-10

What is the length of the shaft please? Is it a standard 9.5mm? Thanks 

Asked by: Jim Lad
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below : 0333 400 9500 or email technical@maplin.co.uk
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-01-30

They have a size letter, I am looking for an M, what size are these. The 2.1 mm plugs are MM, is the 2.5mm an "M".

Asked by: Jolly
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item. All ours are shown by physical size.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-07-23

Can I get a 3 way connector to run 2 sets of LED lights from one transformer

Asked by: John
On this occasion Maplin do not stock a product that exactly meets your requirements, or indeed anything close enough to offer you as an alternative.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-04-04

are those outside and internal dimensions? and if so what is the barrel length? how are the wires held?

Asked by: mrrog
The barrel is approx 10mm. To attch the wire you would press either of the red and black levers on top of the connector. This will lift the corresponding spring loaded mechanism inside the connector. You then place the wire into the connector and when you release the lever the spring mechanism will hold the wire securely in place.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-01-26

Hi.  Can these handle 24V / 12W?  Thanks.

Asked by: Anonymous
Yes this will work fine.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-01-15
  • y_2017, m_9, d_22, h_22CST
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvqa, vn_bulk_2.0.3
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasquestionsanswers, tq_6
  • loc_en_GB, sid_N53GU, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=LAST_APPROVED_ANSWER_SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_maplin-en_gb

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
N53GU 2.5 x 5.5mm Solderless Plug (1+) £4.49

Why not tell us and our B2B sales team about your specific business needs and expectations?

At Maplin, we’re always looking for innovations and technology that can help your business work more efficiently.

With a dedicated business team and special services available only to business customers, you can access our electronics and technology solutions through our wide network of over 200 stores, our website with more than 20,000 products or though your personal account manager over the phone.

Working with organisations for nearly 30 years, Maplin offers a nationwide range of benefits to our business users:

  • 30 day EOM credit account
  • volume discount pricing
  • online and in-store use of account
  • one-to-one account management
  • bespoke product sourcing and branding
  • free delivery on orders over £10
  • scheduled and forward ordering service

Contact our business team on 

0333 400 9740 to open an account or discuss your business needs.

To receive your free copy of the Maplin Catalogue just call 0333 400 9740.


  • Home Delivery
  • Click & Collect

Related Products
IEC-60320 C16 chassis plug, High temperature 'hot condition' ...
IEC-60320 C16 chassis plug, High temperature 'hot condition' with lug to prevent normal euro plug insertion, 10A 250Vac, Operating temperature -25°C to 85°C, Mounting hole 26.6 x 20mm, Fixing centres 50mm.
Right-angled, side entry mains power plugFor use with ...
Right-angled, side entry mains power plugFor use with IEC-320 C13 connectorsShielded pins for safe insertion and removalIncludes cable clamps and strain reliefIEC-320 C14: a right-angled, side-entry mains power line plug for use with IEC-320 C13 connectors. The line plug has ...
13A rated mains plug ready for wiring, 13A ...
13A rated mains plug ready for wiring, 13A fuse pre-installed, Manufactured to BS 1363A 13A mains plug that’s ready for wiring.This is a heavy duty and robust mains plug that requires wiring to a mains lead. This plug is perfect ...
Standard mains power inlet for IEC-320 C13 connectorsRated ...
Standard mains power inlet for IEC-320 C13 connectorsRated at 10A 250VacTerminals 4.7mm solder tagsIEC-320 C14: the standard mains power inlet for IEC-320 C13 connectors, rated at 10A 250Vac. Terminals 4.7mm solder tags.