RS PRO DC Plug Rated At 5.0A, 12.0 V, Cable Mount, length 23.6mm, Nickel, Silver

  • RS Stock No. 487-854
  • Manufacturer RS PRO
Product overview and Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
COO (Country of Origin): TW
Product Details

RS Pro Power Cable Plug, Push Fit

From RS PRO, this cable mounted DC barrel-type power jack is a high-quality power connector solution. It features an outer threaded sleeve that screw mates to the chassis mount jack outer thread for a highly secure connection.
The DC connector plug is has a sturdy ABS body and a nickel-plated brass contact for a dependable connection. The connector plug also features a crimp strain relief for securing the cable insulation, meaning this connector is securely terminated to the wire. This DC power connector is ideal for powering small appliances such as portable radios.

Features and Benefits

• This plug is current rated for 5 A and voltage rated for 12 V
• 5.5mm Plug Diameter
• ABS Plastic Housing
• Maximum Contact Resistance of 30 mΩ


Sometimes referred to as a barrel jack, this DC power plug is widely used in the powering and charging of smaller electronic appliances from common domestic mains points. Their simple sleeve and pin design makes them easy to connect, and they are usually attached to AC wall adaptors. They can often be found in;

• Laptops
• Wireless Speakers
• Radios and Sound Systems
• Games consoles


RS PRO aims to be your go-to brand where dependability and affordability are a must. From must-have tools to component essentials, RS PRO employ vigorous in-house testing to assure maximum quality. Where you see the RS PRO brand, you know you're getting components you can trust.

When it comes to electronic connectors, RS PRO supplies a huge variety of solutions. Whether you're connecting industrial machinery in an automated factory or implementing IT solutions in a commercial office, RS PRO is with you every step of the way.
Brought to you under the trust RS Pro brand, this cable mounted plug has a simple push-fit connection for quick and convenient mating. It is ideal for powering small appliances such as portable radios. The plug also features a crimp strain relief for securing the cable insulation.

Plugs & Sockets

Miniature plugs suitable for powering portable radios, calculators plus test and measurement instruments from a fixed, low-voltage d.c. source. Chassis mounting sockets for the 2.1mm plugs and adaptor leads terminated with 2.1mm and 2.5mm plugs and sockets are also available. Contacts are nickel/silver plated brass.Connector bodies are moulded in ABS plastic

Attribute Value
DC Power Connector Type DC Plug
Current Rating 5.0A
Inner Diameter 2.5mm
Outer Diameter 5.5mm
Body Orientation Straight
Voltage Rating 12 V
Length 23.6mm
Mounting Type Cable Mount
Contact Plating Nickel, Silver
Contact Material Brass
395 Within 2 working day(s) (local stock)
80 Within 3 working day(s) (Global stock)
Price (VAT excluded) Each
TWD 45.00
(exc. GST)
TWD 47.00
(inc. GST)
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