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Making a Mains cable for AE500- Question

Discussion in 'Projectors, Screens & Video Processors' started by cmf21, May 15, 2004.

  1. cmf21

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    Hi,

    Looking to build my own mains cable for my AE500, anyone know what the IEC connector is which plugs into this projector. Looked in a few places on the web but can't see the same connector anywhere. Anyone able to point me in the right directions.

    Any advice appreciated :clap:
    Thanks
     
  2. (GTV)Chris

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    Could you not just extend the lead you have?
     
  3. jason_one

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  4. cmf21

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    Sorry jason do you have a direct link to the connector searched through the IEC's on both sites you recommended but couldn't find the right one.

    I've attached a diagram of the connector config, thanks
     

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    hi
    order code hl44x from maplin 2.49+ p&p
    cpc may be cheaper will find price 4 you.

    jas :cool:
     
  6. alpha10

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    Thanks also from me, there is another thread on the DIY forum and we have been looking for these connectors for some time, si I've posted your answer there as well.

    One slight concern Maplins don't actully say it is a C5 plug, it isn't the minature version is it??

    Cheers
     
  7. jason_one

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    hi 2 all
    don't know if hl44x is smaller than the one you all need
    so you just going to buy it and see! :eek:
    will look in cpc 2moro at work and let you know
    buy for now jas :)
     
  8. alpha10

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    Just to let anyone interested know, this Maplin part is NOT a C5 connector :(

    I still cannot find a supplier of re-wireable C5 connectors :confused:

    Cheers
     
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    I'm pretty sure you can buy wattgate IEC plugs with this sort of conenctor as an option.
     
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    I've search for Wattgate ones in the past and couldn't find them.

    Any idea where you may have seen them?

    Cheers
     

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