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Power range / watts for Elna 6005 sewing machine

Do you know what range of power the Elna 6005 sewing machine will support. It has a USA power plug. Will it work ok on Australian power 240v or will I need a transformer to convert the power to 110v USA power ?


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  • se_gonsalves Apr 16, 2009

    I have Singer sewing machine purchased in US(110V) and would like to use in Dubai(220V), can any one guide what Watt power adapter should i use for same



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There will be a sticker or engraved fine print next to the power socket or on the bottom of your Elna that will say what voltages it is compatible with. If it says 110v/220v you can use a plug adapter.Note well that the adapter doesn't change the voltage in anyway it just makes the plug fit. If it only says 110v which is most likely get an AC to AC adapter, **** Smith Electronics or Tandy will be able to help. If you're unsure don't take the risk it will take a second to destroy the electronics if you use the wrong voltage!

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No you cannot, the transformer will work for a while and it will get very hot and cound catch fire. You should get a transformer at least 100 W to 120 W. It can be an auto transformer which is not so bulky as an isolating transformer, but be careful how you wire it up.

Also have look on the machine it self to see how many watts in consumes. The number on the pedal may be the handling capacity of the pedal control.

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Do you carry elna 6005 power cords

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