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Old 08-22-2013, 07:16 PM   #16
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Tanning bed 12/2 or 12/3?


Hello Marc,

Tested the voltage today and it read at 240 volts. Should I use the transformer?



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That is correct however as I mention before I am wating for OP reply on the house actual voltage so once I know the actual voltage then either they can keep the autotransfomer or not depending on what the voltage level it is in there now.

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Old 08-23-2013, 12:43 AM   #17
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Before you turn on this tanning bed is there is a second plug after the transfomer ? if so you can check the voltage after the transfomer to make sure it is downstep a little to about 225 volts or so if that the case go ahead and plug it in ( on between the transfomer and tanning bed )

If not getting 225 volts if reading way too high or too low, stop right there I will assit you on more on that.

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Hi Marc,

Volts measured 228 at end of transformer.



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Before you turn on this tanning bed is there is a second plug after the transfomer ? if so you can check the voltage after the transfomer to make sure it is downstep a little to about 225 volts or so if that the case go ahead and plug it in ( on between the transfomer and tanning bed )

If not getting 225 volts if reading way too high or too low, stop right there I will assit you on more on that.

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Hi Marc,

Volts measured 228 at end of transformer.
Bonjour Stevekem.,

After you verified then you should be ok with it.

It will read a little high when the autotransfomer is unloaded but once it loaded up it will drop down to the sweet spot so you should able use it without issue at all.

( Note: it will proboly drop down to 222 or so volts when you turn the tanning bed on full load.<that with 16 volt buck setting >))

Bon Chance.

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Ok, great. Thanks for the help Marc!



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Bonjour Stevekem.,

After you verified then you should be ok with it.

It will read a little high when the autotransfomer is unloaded but once it loaded up it will drop down to the sweet spot so you should able use it without issue at all.

( Note: it will proboly drop down to 222 or so volts when you turn the tanning bed on full load.<that with 16 volt buck setting >))

Bon Chance.

Merci,
Marc

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