SLNS /BS 1363-1: 1995+ A4: 2012


13A plugs, socket outlets adaptors & connections units. Specification for wireable & non rewireable 13 A fused plugs.

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This part of BS 1363 specifies requirements for 13 A fused plugs having insulating sleeves on line and
neutral pins, for household, commercial and light industrial purposes, with particular reference to safety
in normal use. The plugs are suitable for the connection of portable appliances, sound-vision equipment,
luminaires, etc. in a.c. circuits only, operating at voltages not exceeding 250 V r.m.s. at 50 Hz.
Requirements are specified for plugs incorporating a fuse link complying with BS 1362:1973. The plugs
may be rewirable or non-rewirable complete with flexible cord. Two categories of plugs are specified
covering normal and rough use. Rewirable plugs are intended for use with flexible cords complying with
BS 6500:2000 having conductor cross-sectional areas from 0.5 mm2 to 1.5 mm2 inclusive.