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1 Gang 13A Switched Single Socket in Painted Plate with Plastic Insert and Rocker

Model No. SS13 by: Forbes and Lomax
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This is the Forbes and Lomax SS13, a one gang 13A switched single socket in painted plate with plastic insert and rocker, manufactured by Forbes and Lomax.

Note: This item comes with a choice of white (SS13) or black (SS13/B) plastic rocker switch trim; when ordering, please mention in the comments the desired trim at checkout.

About the Forbes and Lomax Socket Outlets

  • Forbes and Lomax offers a full range of socket outlets and fused connection units; the socket types include 13A, 5A, 2A, and floor sockets.
  • The 13A sockets are available as single or double sockets and they can be either switched or unswitched.
  • The socket outlets from Forbes and Lomax are available in the Invisible Socket range, the Nickel Silver range, the Unlacquered Brass range, the Aged Brass range, the Antique Bronze range, the Verdigris range, the Stainless Steel range, and the Paintable range.
  • They have a black or white plastic insert / trim, and there are matching metal rocker switches available on all the switched versions. 

1 Gang Socket Outlet - Technical

  • It is a single socket on a single gang plate coming with a plastic rocker and trim.
  • Each socket complies with BS 1363-2: 1995 + A4:2014(and 1-3).
  • Independent test certificates are held as follows: Panel mounted 1 gang and unswitched and 2 gang switched socket outlets - Certificate No: C12/43399-1
  • Terminal markings present on housing for clearer information.
  • The switched socket outlets have double insulated rockers.
  • Switch contacts with silver contacts on both surfaces for good continuity.
  • All the Forbes and Lomax socket outlest require British standard 35mm deep flush wall boxes.
  • Dimensions: Depth 23mm, max. 4.64mm projection (with the rocker), 86mm width, 86mm height. Recommended Box Depth 35mm Minimum. Metal boxes to BS4662
  • Supply voltage: 250V AC
  • Current rating: 13A per socket outlet
  • Terminal capacity: Live, Neutral & Earth, 3 x 2.5mm2, 3 x 4mm2, 2 x 6mm2 (stranded)
  • Ambient Operating Temperature: -5 degrees to +40 degrees Celsius
  • IP rating: IP2XD
  • Max. installation altitude: 2000m

About the Forbes and Lomax Painted Socket Range

The Forbes and Lomax painted sockets are supplied with etch-primed face plates ready to be painted in the same colour as the wall. A choice of black or white inserts are available for all our painted sockets. These are ideal for low level sockets, blending perfectly into their surroundings.

  • Forbes and Lomax Painted Socket Range is available in: Sockets and combination plate. 
  • Both Radius and Square edge corners are available.
  • Switches are available upon request.
  • All switches conform to BSEN 60669-1:2018. 13amp sockets conform to BS1363-2:2016 +A1: 2018, 2amp and 5amp sockets conform to BS546:1950
  • Single plates measure 86mm x 86mm and double plates measure 146mm x 86mm
  • Painted sockets are supplied with etch-primed face plates ready to be painted in the same colour as the wall.
  • They are available with a choice of black or white inserts. 13amp sockets and switched fused connections can be supplied with metal switches if desired.
  • A choice of black or white inserts are available for all of our painted sockets.
  • The painted range is only available for sockets not switches.
  • All Forbes & Lomax switches and sockets require British standard 35mm deep flush wall boxes, but we recommend 47mm for ease of installation
Switches & Sockets Specific
Amp 13
Back Box Depth 35mm
Brand Forbes and Lomax
Finish Painted
Gang 1
Insert White or Black
Plate Metal
Plate Dimensions 86mm x 86mm
Style Flat Plate
Type Socket

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