Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Belgium to Guinea-Bissau?

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Summary

The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Belgium and Guinea-Bissau.

BelgiumGuinea-Bissau
Plug TypesEC
Voltage230V220V
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

Belgium uses Plug Type E.

Your Appliance has Plug Type E

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type E
(Belgium)
to Plug Type C
(Guinea-Bissau)

Considerations

Voltage

The voltages found in Belgium (230V) and Guinea-Bissau (220V) are not exactly the same, but the difference is tolerable, so you should not need a transformer.

Good to know

Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in Belgium and Guinea-Bissau is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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