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Type B Plug Travel Adapter

Type B Plug Mostly used in Central and North America, Japan

1. Brief introduction of Type B Plug
2. Type B travel adapters recommended from Tessan
3. Complete list of all countries

1. Brief introduction of Type B Plug

Type B plug, named as American standard NEMA5-15, has 2 flat thick blades and 1 round or U-shaped earth prong, which is longer than the two flat blades. Therefore, the device is grounded before connecting the power.

Type B electrical plug is mostly used in Central and North America, Japan (see all countries or regions on below list), Type B plug is suit for type B socket. However, in some places of South and Central Amercia, grounded type B outlets are still uncommon to see. People usually just cut off the earth prong of a type B adapter so as to pair it with a two-pole ungrounded socket.

2. Type B travel adapters recommended from Tessan

If you are going to travel to the aforesaid countries or regions, The following Tessan’s Type B Travel Plug Adapter will be a nice choice. It suits all types of USB charging device and can be used for your cruise ship since it has no surge protection.

3. Complete list of all countries

Use this check list to ensure the Type B Plug Adapter works for your devices and the country you are travelling to.

Country / RegionVoltage in Country / RegionFrequencyAdapter plug Type in Country / Region
American Samoa120V60HzA, B, F, I
Antigua and Barbuda230V60HzA, B
Aruba127V60HzA, B, F
Bahamas120V60HzA, B
Barbados115V50HzA, B
Belize110V 220V60HzA, B, G
Bermuda120V60HzA, B
BritishVirgin Islands110V60HzA, B
Canada120V60HzA, B
Cayman Islands120V60HzA, B
Colombia110V60HzA, B
Costa Rica120V60HzA, B
Cuba110V60HzA, B
Dominican Republic110V60HzA, B
Ecuador120V60HzA, B
El Salvador115V60HzA, B
Guam110V60HzA, B
Guatemala120V60HzA, B
Guyana240V60HzA, B, D, G
Haiti110V60HzA, B
Honduras110V60HzA, B
Jamaica110V50HzA, B
Japan100V50Hz, 60HzA, B
Jordan230V50HzB, C, D, F, G, J
Lao People’s Democratic Republic230V50HzA, B, C, E, F
Lebanon220V50HzA, B, C, D, G
Liberia120V 220V50Hz, 60HzA, B, C, E, F
Mexico127V60HzA, B
Micronesia, Federated States of120V60HzA, B
Montserrat230V60HzA, B
Netherlands Antilles127V 220V50HzA, B, C, F
Nicaragua120V60HzA, B
Niger220V50HzA, B, C, D, E, F
Palau120V60HzA, B
Panama110V60HzA, B
Peru220V60HzA, B, C
Philippines, Rep. of the220V60HzA, B, C
Puerto Rico120V60HzA, B
Saint Kitts and Nevis230V60HzA, B, D, G
Taiwan110V60HzA, B
Thailand220V50HzA, B, C, F
Trinidad and Tobago115V60HzA, B
Turkmenistan220V50HzB, C, F
Turks and Caicos Islands120V60HzA, B
United States of America120V60HzA, B
United States Virgin Islands110V60HzA, B
Venezuela120V60HzA, B

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