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Old June 7th, 2013, 08:22 AM   #287 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by tastycaramel View Post
AFAIK, the lightbulb would have some form of resistance right? Not exactly sure because I barely pass my electronics class.
Everything but superconductors do.

I have some light bulbs rated for 120 volts only.

They draw 1 amp on a 20 amp circuit.

If I put one of those in use in Singapore, the higher voltage - that's the one that is pushed - would destroy it immediately.

Chargers in different countries have different plugs for the wall and can accommodate different input voltages.

But the standard 5 volts output is what makes it good for charging micro usb devices.

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