Is it safe to run a 220V appliance in the USA long-term on a voltage converter?

Answer Yes, it's OK as long as the laserdisc player is OK running on 60Hz and you get a voltage converter rated *continuously* at a high enough wattage for the player. You may find that the players sold ... Read More »

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How can you connect a 230V 27A single phase European appliance whose cable contains brown blue and yellow-green wires to a 30A 220V breaker in the US?

Answer for USA, Canada and countries running a 60 Hz power supply service. It is important that you should read see the answer to the Related Question shown below: "Can a European 230 Volt 50 Hz ... Read More »

Bose Wave 110v to 220v converter?

Technical Answer A detailed procedure to complete the correct modifications in the circuits is available here: The modifications fall into 4 categories. You may choose to make any or all of these ... Read More »

How safe is Nexium for long-term use?

It is safe to use Nexium long-term, according to Dr. P. Moayyedi, a professor of gastroenterology at the Health Sciences Center in Ontario, Canada. Potential side effects are not life-threatening b... Read More »

Can a low voltage shock from a household appliance such as a DVD player cause problems to a pregnant woman and baby?

Answer NO, any shock would harm the mother before it harmed the baby.