SailNet Community - View Single Post - 12 Volt Euro Socket
View Single Post
Old 07-02-2008
dave6330 dave6330 is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Anacortes, WA
Posts: 297
Thanks: 6
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 9
dave6330 is on a distinguished road
12 Volt Euro Socket

On CIRRUS, my beloved Omega 36, I have two 12 volt power jacks, one just behind the helm (as part of the YANMAR control panel) and another at the NAV station. The round plugs are about 31mm across with two posts, slightly offset from the middle and about 9mm apart from each other. I'm having trouble locating a replacement male plug to fit these bad boys and I thought I'd seek advice here before giving up and converting both power connectors to standard American cigarette lighter jacks. I took the jack into an electronics specialty store in Anchorage and the guy just looked at me and said he'd never seen anything like that before.

Sailing out of Seward, Alaska

"Fight the good fight, holding on to faith and a good conscience. Some have rejected these and so have shipwrecked thier faith"
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook