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Uk plug adapter - what kind?

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1. Posted by diskodolly (Budding Member 17 posts) 10y

Hi, I am about to fly out to Argentina in a few weeks and will be travelling to Uruguay, Brazil, Bolivia, Peru and Chile. Can anyone advise what kind of plug adapter i need to UK appliances.

Many Thanks
Louise.

2. Posted by solveig (Full Member 53 posts) 10y

If I remember correctly UK has 110V? In Brazil you can find both
110 and 220 depending on the region. In Sao Paulo you can find plugs for both voltage. But, I think you should be safe bringing a 110 to 220 adapter in, if not all then, most of SA.

3. Posted by jccosta (Full Member 48 posts) 10y

Hi diskodolly

Brasil, Peru, Bolivia and Chile they use a american plugs like this http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomada_el%C3%A9trica

Argentina you have similar but for computer they have a differente one. I do not know the name.

JC

4. Posted by jccosta (Full Member 48 posts) 10y

Hey

I found it.

http://kropla.com/electric2.htm

JC

5. Posted by jccosta (Full Member 48 posts) 10y

Hey

I found one better

http://users.pandora.be/worldstandards/electricity.htm#plugs

JC

6. Posted by Macachae (Full Member 240 posts) 10y

as much as I know there are multi-plug adapter, good luck