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Old September 6th, 2006, 03:58 PM
Don Lashier Don Lashier is offline
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Originally Posted by Rob Peterson
I've considered a power strip with North American outlets and a plug adapter, but I can't find a strip rated for 220 volts. I considered a foreign power strip and a bunch of plug adapters, but this sounds ugly, bulky, and somewhat unreliable.
Despite being rated for 110 volts I wouldn't forsee any problems using the powerstrip for 220. Any overload issue would be related to current, not voltage, and you should be well under the 15 amps or so typical of powerstrips. In any case there would still only be 110v on any leg (wire).

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