2m Power Lead with Figure of 8 Connector Black

Code: AK16S

  • Moulded figure of 8 connector
  • 2 Metres of 2-core cable with a moulded 13A mains plug
  • Rated at 250Vac 2.5A
  • 13A plug carries a 3A fuse

Product details

2m Power Lead with Figure of 8 Connector Black

Moulded ‘figure-of-8’ connector on 2m of 2-core cable with a moulded 13A UK mains plug. Typically used on laptops, cassette players, radios, etc. This lead is rated at 250Vac, 2.5A and the 13A plug carries a 3A fuse.

Can you use these with sharp lcd TVs?

Asked by: Mike and I
You can as long as you don't go over the 90w max output but be sure they are compatible with 220_240v
Answered by: Mike and I
Date published: 2017-07-29

Hi, Is this earthed ?

Asked by: flipside
No figure of 8 lead has 2 pins only ... it is not earthed
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-06-21

Hi Is this compatible with a german made cotton candy machine - 1030w 0r 1050w/ or 1100w, 220 volts? The european lead has caused my machine to fail a uk pat test due to earthing - 2 pins plug. I was told to buy a uk lead/plug and then should pass?

Asked by: Francesca
if your device uses a figure of 8 connector then this should be fine: This lead is rated at 250Volts AC, 2.5A and the 13A plug carries a 3A fuse.
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2017-05-01

Will this connect to a Panasonic TV ?

Asked by: Robin
It's hard to say without any specific details about the TV as different connection systems are used on different models. The cable is not brand specific, it utilises an industry standard connector known as "figure of 8" The end of the lead looks like this https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEC_60320#/media/File:IEC60320_C7.jpg The socket it goes into looks like this https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEC_60320#/media/File:IEC60320_C7_Socket.JPG As long as your TV has the "figure of 8" socket illustrated above then it will fit.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-04-27

Will this lead work on sky hd box

Asked by: Haighy
This should be fine for your use with your Sky box.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-03-05

Can I use this lead to power an external computer hard drive plugged into an AC Adapter? AC input 100-240Vac/1.2A, 50-60hz, DC output: +12V/3A?

Asked by: Robb
Yes this would work fine.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-01-14

Hi - is this lead suitable as a mains lead for a philishave HQ7850 shaver please?

Asked by: Elspeth
Unfortunately this would not be suitable for that product.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-01-12

Hello   We are looking for this type of lead but need to know are these power leads and plugs bsi compliant and do you have copies of the relevant certification available if required ?    Many Thanks  Steve Hitchens    NuSmoke Ltd

Asked by: steve
Yes, all our leads are BSI compliant and we will be able to provide documentation to this effect, please email customer.service@maplin.co.uk to request a copy.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2015-12-23
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