|Alternative cord fixation
in a classic continental European plug
|Even in plugs without a cord grip electricians were able to fix cords in a
secure way. The method shown below asks for expertise, patience
and craftsmen that are not paid by the piece.
made by Reiner Hahn that shows in four steps how a cord can be
secured in a plug without cord grip.
single piece plug with a cord secured according to the method shown
right. This simple type of plug have been made from the early 1930s
until the 1950s. The shown plug is a 1930s Felmas type 6789 plug,
but the method to fix cords could be used on many types of simple
|D i g i t a l M u s e u m o f||P l u g s a n d S o c k e t s|