These unfused plug is made by Taiwanese manufacturer.
8 years ago I bought an external parallel port to IDE device, that sh*t was in the box. http://www.cpu.com.tw/kh/wire/3p/3p.html
Google groups: Un-fused 13A plugs - legal in UK? Unfused 13A plugs
Chinesese manufacturer made fused plugs, quality varies from brand to brand.
Don't blame "Made in China". Imoprter had responsibility for their product.
13A plug in different standard
Ireland- IS 401 UK-BS1363
[This message has been edited by Cn_HK (edited 06-18-2004).]