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Do you need a plug adapter for Madeira?
Re: Power adapter/plug question. Yes, you are quite right, the power sockets you will find in Madeira, and in the rest of Portugal are types F and C. Two pin plugs (type C) can also be used in a type F outlet.
What adapter do you need for Madeira?
The electrical sockets used in Madeira are type F. You will therefore need a UK 3 pin to type C/F plug adaptor in order to connect your devices.
What adapter do I need for Portugal?
This means that you will not need a converter or transformer but just a travel adaptor, because Portugal operates on a 230V supply voltage, which is within the 110-240V range that the dual voltage appliance operates on.
Does Portugal use European plugs?
In Portugal, types C and F are the official standards. Like almost all Continental European countries, Portugal has standardized on the German plug and socket system.
What does a Type F plug look like?
Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins and plug type F is the plug which has two round pins with two earth clips on the side.
What is plug type C?
Type C (electrical socket/electrical plug)
The Type C plug (also called the Europlug) has two round pins. The pins are 4 to 4.8 mm wide with centers that are spaced 19 mm apart; the plug fits any socket that conforms to these dimensions.