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Uk plug adapter - what kind?

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1. Posted by diskodolly (Budding Member 17 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

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) 11y Star this if you like it!

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) 11y Star this if you like it!

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) 11y Star this if you like it!

Hey

I found it.

http://kropla.com/electric2.htm

JC

5. Posted by jccosta (Full Member 48 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Hey

I found one better

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

JC

6. Posted by Macachae (Full Member 240 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

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