How to Make My Own Fishing Light Plug Into 120 Volt Outlets?

Answer Plugging a 12-volt fishing light into a 120-volt power source may seem an impossible task but it can be done relatively easily. Using a few materials from the hardware store and a little skill the... Read More »

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What would happen if I plug a rechargeable 110 volt emergency light to a 220V outlet?

That depends upon the circuitry of the recharger. If it's a multi-voltage model with auto-selection (very common these days) then no problem. If not, then putting twice the rated voltage through th... Read More »

Can you plug a high power 240 volt appliance such as a clothes dryer into a 120 volt outlet?

Answer for USA, Canada and countries running a 60 Hz supply service. If they are appliances that have to use a lot of power, like clothes dryers, kitchen ranges, etc. , the answer has to be No. Ap... Read More »

Can you plug 120 volt appliances into 110 volt outlet?

Answer 110 Volt is the nominal standard used in homes. Appliances are rated at 120 volts as a safety measure, as the voltage can fluctuate between 110v and 115v. Appliances rated in this manner wi... Read More »

Is there anywhere where I can get a 12-volt car plug to recharge 9-volt batteries?