Discussion in 'Home Cinema Building DIY' started by clockwork, Nov 17, 2003.
Whats the difference between a hot and cold iec connector?
Your regular IEC (as usually found on AV kit) looks something like this:
Whereas a 'hot' IEC (as seen on kettles) has a notch on the underside of the female connector, like this:
If you're interested in making some DIY power leads, RichardH probably still has some gear leftover from his bulk cable buy, details here:
Thanks for the response.
And yes I am thinking of some DIY power leads based on the same principle as RichardH.
Though Im looking at doing at least 5 or so.... So would need more than he has.....
Can't beat a bit of good old DIY.
I think RichardH had quite a bit of gear leftover, and will almost certainly have enough cable, as we split a 50m reel of 3x2.5mm2 between just the two of us !
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