How to use plugs from Kenya in St. Vincent (Winward Islands)
Plugs, sockets, adapters and other information needed for travelling from Kenya to St. Vincent (Winward Islands) in this page. If you want a report for other countries, re-start the wizard to find to electric adapters for your trip here.
Quick Chart at-a-glance
|Kenya||St. Vincent (Winward Islands)|
|Plugs Type:||G.||A, C, E, G, I, K.|
If you are an electrical savvy, perhaps the previous chart is all you need. If this is not the case, you can continue reading and discover what the chart is saying!
Plugs and Sockets at each country
In Kenya the following plugs are used: (includes Nairobi, Mombasa, Malindi, Lamu, Diani, Watamu, Kisumu.)
|Plug Type G|
|Outlet Type G|
... and in St. Vincent (Winward Islands) you will use: (includes Kingstown.)
|Plug Type A||Plug Type C||Plug Type E||Plug Type G||Plug Type I||Plug Type K|
|Outlet Type A||Outlet Type C||Outlet Type E||Outlet Type G||Outlet Type I||Outlet Type K|
The voltage is not exact, but the difference is usually tolerable by electrical devices. Its mostly safe to plug your electrical apparatus from Kenya in St. Vincent (Winward Islands) without a voltage adapter. If you have any concerns with a special device i.e. a medical device, you probably want to seek further professional help.
Some connectors are used in both countries
You will be able to plug the devices directly in St. Vincent (Winward Islands) (please read other sections of this reports in regards to voltage, etc.). Perhaps you will need adapters for some sockets, but it is usually easier to find adapters at destination if your plug is already being used in the country. Sometimes different cities uses different systems, you might need to do a bit more of research. If you find more information please let us know.
Lists of adapters you can use in your travel:
This adapter allows you to use plugs type: A, B, C, D, E, F, G, M into outlets type: I.
This is a very cheap adapter without loose terminal and finger protection; it does have earth pass-though (good); but no good grip because of so many different supported plugs. We recommend to use a more expensive option if available.
This adapter allows you to use plugs type: A, B, D, G, I, M into outlets type: C, E, F, L.
This adapter has a safety protection so you don't plug only one terminal into the adapter while touching the other with your finger, because it is generic, when you buy it pay attention to this safety mechanism. Overall a good adapter that has the earth connection pass-though (notice the the metallic connector on the side.)
This adapter allows you to use plugs type: C, D, E, F, G, M into outlets type: A, B.
This adapter is probably illegal in some countries, we put it here for educational purposes; it does not have earth connection but it allows earthed plugs to be connected to it. It has no finger-terminal protection. Try to go for a more expensive and safer alternative.
Adapters you can buy
You can buy the following multi-purpose adapters from Amazon. Please also take a look at the recommended gadgets for your trip.
This is the perfect situation. You will not have any clock shift issue with the same Hertz.