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Re: [APD] 220V filter running on 110?

I believe Harry Martin wrote this email section below:
>   > Thing is, we got it in Germany, and now we're back Stateside. The
>> filter is 220 with a German plug. I can get an adapter for the plug,  
>> but what's going to happen if I try to use it on US 110V current?  
> It will probably run at half speed and not provide the rated water flow.
> I'm not sure about the frequency however.

The adaptor will give it 220V and the slightly increased frequency will mean 
it runs slightly faster.

If you just give it 110V it will probably run, but with less resistance to 
blockages. ie the motor's torque will be greatly reduced.

Stuart Halliday
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