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Vampire Plugs

Discussion in 'Handy Tools & Equipment' started by thecrazylightlady, Nov 6, 2015.

  1. thecrazylightlady

    thecrazylightlady Yes I admit it.....I have the C.L.A.P

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    has anyone heard of or seen vampire plugs. I get a online magazine called Planet Christmas and they are in there and look amazing. ive also looked on youtube and found some called spt zip plugs. just wondering if there is something like this available in Australia?
     
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    jediknight2 Full Time Elf

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    Spt zip plugs are the same thing.
     
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    I could be wrong, but I think they are the U.S. mains plugs... so you won't get them here.
    Someone correct me if I am wrong.
     
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    thecrazylightlady Yes I admit it.....I have the C.L.A.P

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    yeah they are US plugs, but such a shame, they could come in quite handy. Hope they come out in Australia soon
     
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    David_AVD Bite my shiny metal ass!

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    I honestly don't see any good use for vampire plugs and sockets over here.
     
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    Bird Proud LOR user

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    Yup, as you have discovered they would not work down under.
    And yes, they are very nice to use. I can make a single wire with plugs at both ends and some additional plugs in the middle of the wire in 2 or 3 minutes.
    But due to their construction style they do require a bit of moisture protection.
    Plastic bag zip tied works for me. :D
     
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    nato595 Let's do this!

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    Yes, in the US they are absolutely amazing!
    I make all my own extension cords with them and bulk spools of SPT-1
     

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