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Metway Series 166 GST-GBU 3 pole plugs & sockets (166GST03/166GBU03)

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Metway Series 166 GST-GBU 3 pole plugs & sockets (166GST03/166GBU03) 16A to EN 60320 plugs & sockets connectors are fully touchproof in both connected and disconnected positions and can be used as “Appliance Couplers” as required by EN 60 320.

It is permitted for these to be engaged and disengaged under load in accordance with VDE 0627 and VDE 0628.

They feature industry standard coding to ensure that correct polarity is guaranteed.

They can also be fitted with covers and base plates incorporating strain reliefs which can be supplied with or without locking facility.

Part numbers:

166GST03 – 3 pole male black
166GBU03 – 3 pole female black

166GSTW03 – 3 pole male white
166GBUW03 – 3 pole female white

Covers & base plates: use series 1661ZEL. The covers can be supplied with either half round or flat cable entry (clamping screws are supplied).


Technical Details

Mouldings: nylon 6.6 (PA6/6), black, white, grey and
coral red
Inserts: brass, tinned
Screws: M3 steel, zinc plated, chromed
Current rating: to EN 60 320: 16A / 250v at 70ºC
to EN 61535: 20A at T 70ºC
to EN 61984: 16A at T 70ºC
Voltage rating: see approvals
Conductor size: 0.5mm2 – 4.0mm2
Temp. limits: max short term: 160ºC
continuous: 100ºC
Wire stripping length: 7mm
Protection class: IP20
IP40 – when plugged in


Connecting links and end caps


Metway Series 166 GST-GBU 3 pole plugs & sockets (166GST03/166GBU03)

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