Electrical items from around the world

This is my collection of (mostly vintage) electrical items. Most of them are from Italy, because that's where I live, however there are also some items from other countries here as well.

If you want a brief overview of the (surprisingly complicated) Italian electrical system, click on the General information page!

General information:

General information


History of the Italian electrical system

Evolution of electrical safety

Electrical items from Italy:

Vintage rewireable plugs and sockets

Vintage fixed sockets and lightswitches

Modern plugs and sockets

Vintage fuses and breakers

Items from other countries:

North American electrical items

European electrical items

Other pages:

Travel adaptors


Videos and Twitter threads:

External resources:

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