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Re: 220V transformers on 120V?

Original poster: "Peter Komen by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <pkomen-at-zianet-dot-com>

There are often various sizes of transformers on eBay with primary of
480x240 and secondary of 240x120.  These could be wired backwards and feed
your NST with 2 times your wall voltage.


Pete Komen
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Sent: Tuesday, May 28, 2002 12:45 PM
Subject: 220V transformers on 120V?

> Original poster: "by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>"
> 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?
> If I give it 120V will I get half the voltage out of it?
> Thanks, folks.
> --
> Ian Smith
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