A modern classic in switch design, admired by architects since 1967 for its restrained, clean lines, now available as British Standard sockets. These luxurious metal versions are made from aluminium and solid steel. The isolating switches and socket holes are grey plastic (safety regulations don’t allow metal ones).
Jung sockets are available with and without small isolation switches. Unswitched sockets are less common in the UK, but they are perfectly safe and compliant with building regulations.
Jung has a huge range of wiring products, functions and devices that can be combined with these frames, including standard British wiring accessories such as fused spurs. Contact us for information on other options if you can’t find what you’re looking for.
What’s in the box?
You will receive a modular socket set, consisting of a socket insert including cover, and a 1-gang or 2-gang frame.
(Click image to enlarge. Pictures for illustration only. Number of gangs and/or finishes might vary)
What does an electrician call this?
This is a 1-gang 2-pole 13A socket or 2-gang 2-pole 13A socket
Where is this used in the home?
A 1-gang 2-way switch is commonly used for controlling a single light source from one or two places. A 1-gang intermediate is used as the middle switch of three, controlling a single light source (for example in a hallway).
Installation details coming soon…
Please refer to our Installation section for more installation advice, manuals and helpful videos.
Does this cover a standard british back box?
This product covers a standard knockout box, but it doesn't cover the flanges of standard drywall boxes. We recommend using "flat plate" drywall boxes or European round boxes.
How deep does the back box need to be?
This needs a slightly deeper box, at least 35mm.