Travel Adapters

A travel adapter has become an essential for using electronic devices when you travel. If the voltage or plug type differs from those within your country then you will need an adapter. Power outlets have different shapes in different parts of the world, so you will need an adapter to convert the shape of your home plug types to the shape of the outlets in the region of the world you're travelling to.

There are many types of plugs used across the world. For example a European plug will typically be a Type C, whereas a US plug type will be a Type A. However in Asia you can find that there is a mix of plug types being used.



North America

The voltage of North America is 120 volts, with most electrical goods operating at around 110 volts. The plug type is two prongs with a third optional round pin.

Brazil, Mexico, Japan, some part of Egypt, Thailand and Peru also use this type of power adapters

UK and Ireland

The voltage for UK and Ireland is 230 volts with most electrical goods operating at between 220 - 240 volts. The United Kingdom and Ireland outlets require a unique 3 flat rectangular pronged plug type.

Europe

Using the same voltage as the UK and Ireland of 230 volts with most electrical goods operating at between 220 - 240 volts. The difference though is Europe operates on a 2 round prong outlet.

Argentina, Morocco, Thailand, China and Egypt also use the European 2 prong power outlet.

Types of Travel Adapters

Single Regional Adapters

These adapters offer a single adaptation from your electronic device, to you destinations electric output. So for example this could be a UK three prong plug to a European 2 Pin plug.

Multi Regional Adapters

These adapters offer multiple plug type options with multiple output options for travelling to different regions. So for example an adapter could have up too three types of plugs as the source and then have up to three types of plugs for the outlet.

FAQs:

Is this travel adapter grounded or non-grounded?

Yes, this travel adapter is grounded which means it is suitable for use with a three-prong type of electrical sockets. All devices will work normally without the ground wire because it's not a part of conducting path, however, grounding guarantees an extra security and protection for your appliances.

No, this adapter is non-grounded which means it can be used with both two and three prong type sockets but do not secure device from electrical surges.

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RS Stock No. 668-3698
BrandRS PRO
MYR21.69
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Travel Adapter UK to Europe UK Europe Type G - British 3-pin to European Socket Type G - British 3-pin European Socket 7.5A - - -
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Travel Adapter Europe to UK UK Europe European Plug to Type G - British 3-pin European Plug European Socket 13A - - -
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Travel Adapter Europe to Australia, Europe to China, Europe to Italy, Europe to Japan, Europe to Switzerland, Europe to UK, Europe to USA Europe Australia, China, Italy, Japan, Switzerland, UK, USA - European Plug - 16A - - -
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Travel Adapter Australia, China, Europe, Europe to UK, Italy, Switzerland, US Australia, China, Europe, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US Europe, UK - - - 13A - - -
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Travel Adapter World Australia, China, Europe, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, UK Australia, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US - Aus, Euro, German, Italian, Swiss, UK, US Aus, Italian, Swiss, UK, US 10A - - -
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Travel Adapter - - - - Type G - British 3-pin Australia, US 7.5A - - -
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MYR75.16
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Travel Adapter World Australia, China, Europe, Japan, UK, USA Australia, China, Europe, Japan, UK, USA - - - 2.5A - - -
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MYR85.04
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Travel Adapter Australia, China, Europe, Europe to Denmark, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US Australia, China, Europe, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US Denmark, Europe - - - 16A - - -
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Travel Adapter Australia, China, Europe, Europe to Israel, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US World Europe, Israel - - - 16A - - -
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Travel Adapter World Australia, China, Denmark, Europe, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, South Africa, Switzerland, UK, USA Australia, China, Europe, Japan, UK, USA - - - 2.5A - - -
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MYR44.87
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Travel Adapter Denmark to Europe, India, Israel Denmark, India, Israel Europe - - - 16A - - -
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MYR90.99
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Travel Adapter Australia, China, Europe, Europe to India, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US Australia, China, Europe, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US Europe, India - - - 5A - - -
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MYR319.26
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Travel Adapter World Australia, China, Europe, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, UK Australia, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US - Aus, Euro, German, Italian, Swiss, UK, US Aus, Italian, Swiss, UK, US 10A - - -
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MYR90.79
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Travel Adapter - - - - - - 1.3A - - -
RS Stock No. 768-2876
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MYR90.72
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Travel Adapter China, Europe, Europe to Australia, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US Europe, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US Australia, China, Europe - - - 10A - - -
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MYR105.34
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Travel Adapter Australia, China, Europe, Europe to US, Italy, Switzerland, UK Australia, China, Europe, Italy, Switzerland, UK Europe, US - - - 15A - - -
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MYR17.64
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2 Way Adapter - Europe Europe - - - 16A - - -
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MYR12.86
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3 Way Adapter - Europe Europe - - - 6 A, 16 A - - -
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MYR87.88
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Travel Adapter Australia, China, Europe, Europe to South Africa, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US Australia, China, Europe, Italy, Switzerland, UK, US Europe, South Africa - - - 16A - - -
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MYR87.88
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Travel Adapter Australia, China, Europe, Europe to Switzerland, Italy, UK, US Australia, China, Europe, Italy, UK, US Europe, Switzerland - - - 16A - - -
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