1.Type: E26 E27 Bakelite lamp socket
2.Approved UL, SAA, CE, RoHS
5.Suit for 0.5-2.5mm 2 wires.
6.Screw or smooth body. Can be with rings or without.
An E27 / E26 Bakelite light socket is a type of lamp holder that is made of Bakelite and is designed to fit E26 light bulbs.
This Black E27 Bakelite lamp socket comes complete with an internal earth connect if needed. It has a plain skirt so not used with shade rings.
The base fixing in 10mm and has a locking screw on this fixing to stop it twisting when the lamp is removed. The ES Black E27 Bakelite lamp socket is also known as a European Lamp holder.
Height is 58mm and the diameter is 40mm.
If using this E27 Bakelite lamp socket with a 2-core flex on a metal fixing add an isolator in the base to help the insulation.
Select the Plastic Cap option if you need a fully isolated cap or are going to add a cord grip and use the E26 Bakelite lamp socket as a pendant lamp.
With the 2 options you can have either a metal 10mm thread or a plastic thread in the cap.
With the plastic thread there is no locking screw so a spot of super glue is ideal to stop the E26 Bakelite lamp socket twisting when being used.
E26 Bakelite lamp socket Edison fitting, 24O V with vintage style body, plastic insert and insulated thread and screw terminals.
Cord Grip mechanism ensures that cable cannot be pulled out of the fitting. Locking mechanism means the body cannot be unscrewed accidentally when changing the bulb.
E26 Bakelite lamp sockets are made from “Bakelite”, the material chemical name is called phenolics, is first put into industrial production in the plastic variety.
It has high mechanical strength, good insulation, heat-resistant, corrosion-resistant, therefore commonly used in the manufacture of electrical materials, such as lamp holders, headset, phone cases, instrument case, “Bakelite” named.
What is the difference between E26 and E27 lamp sockets?
E26 and E27 lamp sockets are very similar, but E26 sockets have a slightly smaller diameter than E27 sockets.
Can E26 Bakelite lamp holders be used with different types of light bulbs?
E26 Bakelite lamp holders are designed to fit E26 light bulbs, which are commonly used in North America. However, adapters are available to allow E26 holders to be used with other types of light bulbs.
Are E26 Bakelite lamp sockets suitable for outdoor use?
Some E26 Bakelite lamp sockets are suitable for outdoor use, but it is important to check the specifications of the specific model.
Can E26 Bakelite lamp sockets be used with dimmer switches?
Most E26 Bakelite lamp sockets can be used with dimmer switches, but it is important to check the specifications of the specific model.
What is the thread size for E26 Bakelite lamp holders?
The thread size is 1 inch (25.4mm) for E26 Bakelite lamp holders.
What is the temperature rating for E26 Bakelite lamp holders?
The temperature rating varies depending on the specific model and can range from a few degrees Celsius to several hundred degrees Celsius.
Can E26 Bakelite lamp holders be wired in series?
Yes, E26 Bakelite lamp holders can be wired in series to create a string of lights.
Are E26 Bakelite lamp holders easy to install?
Yes, E26 Bakelite lamp holders are generally easy to install using basic tools.