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8020's in Japan

jules, muokattu 11 Vuodet sitten.

8020's in Japan

Youngling Viestejä: 2 Liittymispäivä: 3.2.2010 Viimeisimmät viestit
Hi,

I bought a pair of 8020's in Canada and was wondering whether the 20v difference in supply voltage between Japan and Canada will cause any problems?

Thanks,

Julian
ilkka-rissanen, muokattu 11 Vuodet sitten.

Re: 8020's in Japan

Yoda Viestejä: 2564 Liittymispäivä: 23.3.2009 Viimeisimmät viestit
Hi Julian,

The 20V lower mains voltage in Japan will most probably cause problems to the speaker. The amplifier will be working with a lower than normal voltage which can damage it or at least cause it to perform poorly. You should use a 100V to 120V step-up transformer while in Japan.