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Re: 220V transformers on 120V?
Original poster: "davep by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <davep-at-quik-dot-com>
Tesla list wrote:
> Original poster: "by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <tesla-at-ian-dot-org>
> I bought a 15kV neon transformer without noticing it
> was 220V until I opened it up.
> Can I just get a voltage converter and run it off that?
It needs to be of appropriate power, cf below.
If a transformer of appropriate power rating, with
other outputs AND a tapped )or two independent
windings) is available, THAT can be used as a step
up, using just the input windings.
> If I give it 120V will I get half the voltage out of it?
...and half the power...