Weather proof anti-vibration smaller socket called either a Powerlet or
German socket type. #hs-
Ships from the USA. Three day domestic delivery.
This socket type is extensively used throughout Europe for 12 volt portable
accessories. It main advantages are that it is smaller than a normal 12 volt
lighter style socket but has the same power rating. The socket with matching
plug (sold at our other listing), snap together to provide an anti-vibration
proof connection. A standard 12 volt lighter socket / plug connection uses a
friction fit that can vibrate out of connection in mobile applications. This
socket solves that problem with the snap together connection. Comes with two
This listing is for one (1) weatherproof socket with a tight fitting open
vinyl cap and two female crimp style connectors for installation convenience.
The socket has brass and beryllium copper contacts with standard 0.250 spade
type terminals in a heavy plastic HDPE body. The socket mounts in a 18 mm or
3/4" (0.75") hole. The length of the socket is 1.5" from the inside flange face
to the tip of the male terminals. The maximum panel depth thickness is 1/2".
The socket is rated for 15 amps at 12 volts DC. The socket weight is 0.7 oz
The plug is not included in this listing just the socket. See our other
listings for a BMW style plug.
This is not factory equipment manufacture by Hella or BMW.
Larger quantities pricing available upon request.