Converting 220v Dryer To 110v - Appliances - Page 2 - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Appliances

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-14-2008, 11:22 AM   #16
Licensed Electrical Cont.
 
Speedy Petey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: NY State
Posts: 6,904
Rewards Points: 2,162
Default

Converting 220v dryer to 110v


Quote:
Originally Posted by Lorain Furniture View Post
I have rewired many electric dryers to 110v. Any whirlpool made dryer (which is most of them). Older GE's can be done as well.

There are some drawbacks.

1. It takes almost 130 minutes to dry one load.
2. Dryer must be on dedicated circuit.

If your house has knob and tube wiring, dont even think about it
Care to go into detail as to how this is done???

Advertisement

__________________
Sometimes I feel like if I answer any more questions it is like someone trying to climb over a fence to jump off a bridge and me giving them a boost.
Answers based on the 2008 & 2011 NEC.
Speedy Petey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2008, 01:47 PM   #17
Appliance repair genius
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Converting 220v dryer to 110v


well said.
Lorain Furniture is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-2012, 06:45 PM   #18
Newbie
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Converting 220v dryer to 110v


Thanks everyone for the reply where I came from everydryer was 220 and now the house i bought has only 110v at the location I will have to look at the breaker and see if I have room.

Advertisement

LAW11 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dryer on the fritz.. wiring problem? cisco10 Electrical 17 11-19-2009 02:26 PM
Electric Dryer wiring/plug question SpaceCrawler Electrical 6 08-26-2008 05:33 PM
Wiring a 220v dryer receptacle pjpjpjpj Electrical 8 06-05-2007 05:08 PM
Location of 220 and 110 outlets for dryer and washer JAJJ Electrical 2 08-07-2006 10:16 PM
220v from 110v leboyd Electrical 6 03-19-2006 09:51 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts