Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Azores to Falkland Islands?

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Summary

The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Azores and Falkland Islands.

AzoresFalkland Islands
Plug TypesB, C, FG
Voltage220V240V
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

In Azores there's more than one plug type in use.

What type of plug does your appliance have?

Your Appliance has Plug Type B

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type B
(Azores)
to Plug Type G
(Falkland Islands)

Your Appliance has Plug Type C

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type C
(Azores)
to Plug Type G
(Falkland Islands)

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from 1.00 AUD

Your Appliance has Plug Type F

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type F
(Azores)
to Plug Type G
(Falkland Islands)

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from 1.62 AUD

Considerations

Voltage

The voltages found in Azores (220V) and Falkland Islands (240V) are not exactly the same, but the difference is tolerable, so you should not need a transformer.

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Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in Azores and Falkland Islands is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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