Type F


Type F socket and compatible types E, C, and F plugs

Type F sockets, also known as Schuko, or German, sockets, have a round, recessed, receptacle with two round, parallel, line and neutral pin holes, and a grounding contact on each side.


Type F plug and compatible types E, and F sockets

Type F plugs have two round, parallel, line and neutral pins, with a grounding clip on each side, and an offset grounding pin hole for compatibility with the male grounding pin of Type E sockets.


Type F sockets are used in 73 countries:

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