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Old 09-06-2012, 01:56 PM   #1
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is it safe to use a extension cord for a tv and/or a Xbox?

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Old 09-06-2012, 02:02 PM   #2
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temporarily, yes. be certain the cord can handle the current the device is pulling.

Avoid "permanently" using extension cords for anything.

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Moved to "Electrical", welcome to the forums!

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Old 09-07-2012, 10:58 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by Thad1987 View Post
is it safe to use a extension cord for a tv and/or a Xbox?
YES !

Why do you ask this question ?
do you have some concerns ?
Or has someone said something to you
that doesnt sound right ?

Please elaberate !
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