What is a volt amp?

Answer A volt amp, or volt-ampere, is a measurement of the amount of power in an electrical circuit. The volt-amp is in some ways interchangeable with the better known Watt unit of measurement, but is not... Read More »

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What happens when 240 volt equipment is plugged into a 120 volt source or if 110-120 volt equipment is plugged into a 60 volt source assuming all alternating current?

Assuming all alternating current and all at the same or similar frequency (say, 50-60Hz), nothing much will happen on a device using a linear transformer. A linear transformer (one that is made of ... Read More »

What happens when 230 volt is accidentally hooked up to a 115 volt dishwasher is it ruined or did i burn something up that can be replaced?

Can I replace my 3.6 volt NiMH cordless phone battery with a 3.6 volt lithium ion b?

I belive the chargers may not be compatible.. I would stay with your current battery.... NiMh and Lithium Ion are both good batteries with no memory problems..

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