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Moved back to South Africa from Los Angeles. Brought my Bose wave with me. 110V in the U.S., 220V in South Africa. Any advice how to make it work here. Don't want to damage it in any way. Please assist. Thanks.

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You need to get a stepdown autotransformer that takes the 220~240vac input and step it down to 120vac (BOSE can handle 50 or 60Hz line frequency), the problem will be getting one with the NEMA5-15R US style outlet so you can plug your BOSE into this step down autotransformer.
Learn more about plug types and voltages around the world:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AC_power_plugs_and_sockets

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mains_power_around_the_world

Hope this help.

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