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Old 09-29-2019, 10:53 AM
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Default Is it safe to use a standard US to UK "travel" adapter with HX1200 PSU?

I recently bought a HX1200 PSU, and the main power cable (that plugs into a wall socket) comes with a US 3 pin plug. On the plug it says "15A 125V 1875W". I have a separate "travel" adaptor where it says "13A 250V CHECK YOUR APPLIANCE IS COMPATIBLE WITH 250V~ SUPPLY".

I'm not entirely sure if the specs above make the adapter and power cable compatible or not. Would it be recommended to get a power transformer of some sort (if so, what brand / model)? Or is it ok to use my standard adaptor?

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you should be able to find a proper IOC cable for the local power grid at any PC shop
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