RS PRO 2m Power Cable, C5, IEC to UK Plug, 2.5 A, 250 V

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Product Details

RS Pro IEC C5 Leads (2.5A)

From RS Pro a high quality and durable power cable assembly or power cord for connecting an appliance to a mains power supply. This power cord is fully equipped with a BS 1363 3 pin UK mains plug on one end and an IEC C5 type connector on the other that connects to the appliance. The lead features integrated strain reliefs that provide additional protection and support to the connectors and prevent damage caused by excessive bending

What is a Power Cable Assembly?

Power cable assemblies are electrical cables that are pre-terminated with a plug or socket connector. Power cable assemblies can be terminated with connectors on both ends of the cable, or just one. Depending on the application, there are various types to suit a wide range of requirements.

What is an IEC C5 Connector?

One end of this mains cable is terminated with a fully moulded IEC C5 connector which is used to connect the power cable to a C6 inlet in an appliance. This type of IEC connector is also known as a Clover-leaf or Mickey Mouse connector due to its shape!. IEC connectors conform to IEC-60320 specifications laid down by the IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) to ensure the connectors meets common global design standards

Features and Benefits

• Flexible and durable PVC sheath
• BS 1363 3-pin plug
• 2.5 A IEC C5 'clover leaf' socket
• Fully moulded connectors for strength and durability
• Reliable integrated strain relief for connection support and protection

What is This Cable Assembly Used With?

IEC C5 power cords or IEC leads are for use with IEC Class II appliances and commonly used in computer equipment including laptop, Notebook and power supply applications and portable projectors

Approvals

VDE

IEC to BS1363 Plugs

A range of electrical appliance connecting leads, the majority of which are terminated with connectors that conform to IEC 60320. The IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) is the international standards and conformity assessment body. The drawing illustrates the range of connector types offered within this section - The 'odd' 'C' numbers refer to a socket type connector - mains input - and the 'even' 'C' numbers refer to a plug type connector - the appliance inlet.

Specifications
Attribute Value
Connector A C5, IEC
Connector B UK Plug
Length 2m
Current Rating 2.5 A
Sheath Colour Black
Voltage Rating 250 V
Mains Plug Type Type G - British BS1363
Standards Met BS 1363A, BS 4491:1989, EN 60320, IEC 320
Outer Sheath Material PVC
801 In stock for FREE next working day delivery
Price Each
£ 7.92
(exc. VAT)
£ 9.50
(inc. VAT)
Units
Per unit
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£7.92
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£7.58
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£7.27
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£6.96
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