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Re: 50 hz nst
Original poster: "Gregory Hunter by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <ghunter31014-at-yahoo-dot-com>
No, this is not a problem. Your 50Hz transformer will
digest 60Hz current without any problem (assuming it
is a real iron-core transformer and not a solid state
supply). However, you will need a 240v outlet for it,
or else a 120 to 240 step-up transformer if you want
to run from a 120v outlet. I lived in the UK for 4
years, and I ran plenty of 60Hz US stuff on 50Hz, and
I've run plenty of UK/Euro 50Hz stuff on 60Hz, and I'm
confident it won't be a problem.
--- Tesla list <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com> wrote:
> Original poster: "Calvin Patrick by way of Terry
> Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <linhacktux-at-wycol-dot-com>
> I purchased a nst, but now that I look at it, it
> says 220 vac -at- 50 hz. Wall
> current is 60 hz last time I checked. Will this
> cause problems, or will I
> have to build/buy a frequency adjustment circut.
> Thanks for any help...