Just thought I would throw these pics up here to show you guys a few things from Down Under.
First off we have a Surface-Mount socket Outlet, these are rarely used here now, but at one time a lot of switch boards had them.
Next up is a rather strange looking thing, it's used for appliances where you need an extra switched phase, for instance Non-maintained Emergency lighting.
Dave and I were talking about this connector the other day in the Chat room, here is the picture Dave.
A lot of kettles here used this sort of connector before the IEC connector was used here on imported appliances, as older kettles burn out, the plug arrangement is becoming more rare.
Here is a local Cord-Line switch:
Rated at 10A so I'm told.
One of our Double Adapters:
Please by all means, put your 2c worth in here!.
[This message has been edited by Trumpy (edited 02-07-2005).]