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LAP 13A 2G DP Socket Pk5

LAP 13A 2G DP Socket Pk5
Average Customer Rating:
3.929 out of 5
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Rating Breakdown 14 reviews
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13 of 14(93%)reviewers would recommend this product.
Customer Reviews for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
Review 1 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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easy to fit
16-Nov-2012
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, taunton
"great range nice to fit just done a house out in them no problems at all well worth the pennies"
1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
Review 2 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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Looks a million dollars!
17-Jul-2012
By
, Surrey
"I don't normally write reviews however I'm making an exception for this product. I searched and searched but didn't think I could afford these brush stainless steel sockets, until I found them here! They have made my new 'moderately priced' kitchen look stunning! We have them mounted on a stainless steel splash back and they are just perfect! I'm very pleased with this purchase."
1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
Review 3 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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value for money
03-Jun-2012
By
, Dorset
"I'm refurbishing my house, these sockets and other LAP spurs and light switches really are good quality, giving the make over to each room a touch of class!"
Review 4 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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Excellent value socket outlets
21-May-2012
By
, Braintree
"These were the ideal purchace for our salon
the look great and were excellent VFM
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Review 5 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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Great value sockets
26-Oct-2014
By
, London
"Really impressed with the quality of these sockets. Bought them to smarten up the house before selling and they feel solid and robust as well as looking great."
Review 6 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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very good value for money
23-Jun-2014
By
, London
"Easy to fit. No problems with poor screws or screw threads.
All connections tightened up fine.
No Burr's or problems with the finish.
Short screws supplied.
Low contact resistance on testing.
I have not seen how these cope with a toaster and a kettle after a year so no comment on electrical robustness.
I had a 3 pole fan Isolator in this range and the Neutral switch contacts didn't work.
but then I have had the same thing with BG products.
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Review 7 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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looks good and works well
05-Jan-2014
By
, Derby
"Nice looking product that feels well manufactured. They dont leave a great deal of space in the knockout box when installed so you need to think aboit vanble entry. There are two earthing point which is handy and they are all poles are clearly labelled. For £4 each a rwal bargain for such a nice looking product."
Review 8 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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super value
30-Sep-2012
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, belfast
"great value for money compared to other sockets.look good when fitted"
Review 9 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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LAP Steel Double Sockets Multi
21-May-2012
By
, Bottesford
"Excellent Value for money (5 multi pack), once in place they could look better, almost appears that tightening the retaining screews bends the plate slightly."
Review 10 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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Sockets good value & screws OK
09-May-2012
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, Merseyside
"As a 5 pack it represents very good value especially with the 15% off others in the range. The screw terminals are OK, had no issues with tightening threads. Inserting 3x2.5mm cables was fine (but 4x2.5mm would be difficult if not impossible ie if 2 spurs had been taken off already).
The only other point was that the 20amp switch also puchased had poor terminals (too small for 3x2.5mm cables) and the screw size was smaller than on the sockets. Pity as the light switches and the 13amp switched fused spurs were fine.
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Review 11 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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Good value & good looking
01-Feb-2012
By
, London
"To me these sockets represent good value, and are more than adequate for the job - as well as looking great on the wall.
Good to see the ASTA mark on the back of the socket - reassuring to know the products have been tested to the highest standard.
Terminals all in-line so save fiddling around, and managed to fit 2 x 4mm with no issues"
Review 12 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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Not bad for the price
08-Jul-2012
By
, Cheshire
"Look good and the switches have that positive click feel to them. However the terminals on the back felt a bit weak when tightening them up thought the screw would shear off.
Reliability I cannot comment on yet as only installed for client yesterday.
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Review 13 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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Budget Item
11-Apr-2012
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, Romford
"Looks good when fitted on practically any install but is a budget item so no bells and whistles."
Review 14 for LAP 13A 2-Gang DP Switched Plug Socket Brushed Stainless Steel Pack of 5
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Would you recommend this product? No
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LAP 2G 13A Switched socket
19-Dec-2011
By
, Kilmarnock
"Ordered a pack of 5 sockets on 1st October. I managed to strip one of the threads on one of the brass sleeves where the Neutral grub screw enters; I did successfully manage to install the other two sockets without further ado, however.
My electrician mate attempted to install the remaining 2 sockets at the weekend. He stripped the grub screw sleeves in the process.
60% wastage is totally unacceptable. This reflects the very poor quality materials used in the manufacturing process and the lack of any quality control
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1 of 1 people found this review helpful.