How does a 12 Volt Cooler work?

Answer Economics seeks to study the ways that people use scarce resources, and ideally to find those methods that are most efficient. In modern economics, for a study to be taken seriously it must be quan... Read More »

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Will 200 volt appliance work in with 240 volt supply?

It will work but not as efficient as the manufacturer designed it to. If motors are involved in the appliance they will run hotter as they will draw a higher amperage due to the lower voltage. Appl... Read More »

Will a 250 volt cord work for 240 volt appliance?

wire in the us is available in 300v or 600v ratings so 300 volt is good for 120v 240v or 277V 277V is usually only used in lighting

Does 230/240 volt garden equipment work on 120 volt in the u.s.?

It is possible to use appliances made for 230/240 volts in the United States, where the standard home voltage is 110. Many appliances will state on their power adapter that they are dual-voltage ap... Read More »

Can a 110 volt appliance work on 220 volt circuit?

No, not directly. A 110V appliance plugged into a 220V circuit will likely burn up. There are adapters that can lower the voltage, but they are not recommended for extended use and might be agains... Read More »