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Power plug type J

Electric socket and plug J An electrical socket & plug type J is used by countries (Switzerland Liechtenstein). For a complete list of countries using the J-type plug, see below.

This type of electrical plug is grounded. It has three round pins. The pin in the middle is grounded. The J-type socket is very similar to the N-type socket but they are not compatible. This socket has a grounding pin located more on the edge. A device with a type C plug can be connected to a type J socket. The type J socket is designed for up to 10 Amp.
Socket type J is compatible with socket type: C

Countries that use an power outlet / plug type J

List of countries that use wall socket type J. Some countries use more than one type of electrical outlet. Click on a country to see more information about the electrical outlets used in the selected country.