From: "laurence cope"
Subject: Re: Microwave oven from 110V to 220V
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2002 18:24:39 +0000 (UTC)
Organization: BT Openworld
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oh and dont forget you will probably get a very poor power factor through
the step down transformer aswell, just watch that meter spin.
"Chuck Simmons" wrote in message
> Terry wrote:
> > Chuck Simmons wrote:
> > >
> > > Terry had written: About the (theoretical) possibility of using
voltage bucking/opposing transfomers to > power a 115 volt microwave from
> > > > Then Chuck Simmons wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > Sorry. I flunked necromancy, wizardry and general witchcraft when
> > > > > in school. I didn't even pass mind reading. Damned strange I got a
> > > > > degree anyway. Maybe it doesn't count because I studied
> > > > >
> > > > > I happen to like science fiction, however.
> > > >
> > > > Was it Chuck, by any chance an engineering degree? Curious! Terry
> > >
> > > No, it wasn't. I've never been entirely conventional. Too boring.
> > >
> > > Chuck
> > Ah! Thanks for the reply. Probably was a degree in
> > 'Communications' then?
> No. The diploma is a little noncommittal because of an old tradition of
> naming only the college as the subject area. Thus the degree is in
> liberal arts. I did mathematics and physics, however.
> ... The times have been,
> That, when the brains were out,
> the man would die. ... Macbeth
> Chuck Simmons firstname.lastname@example.org