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I need two electrical items and not sure where is a good place to find them:

1. 120volt outlet timer that can handle 1500 watts. Timer is for distiller so it will run only at night.

2. a AC 120v to DC converter that outputs 120 watts. The distiller has a pump unit that needs to run 24/7, it's rated input is 120v, 1 amp, 120watts.

There has to be some online electrical store that sells these devices?

Thanks!
 

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Thanks.

I was able to find the timer fairly easy. The customizable 120watt output converter is a little more tricky, any ideas?

Can I get any generic converter that converts 120vac to 120watt output?
 

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Electrical question

Electrical question:

My device is rated as: 120v 1amp 120 watts

Can I use something rated at 24v 8 amps 120 watts?

Does the volt/amp ratio matter when the final watt output is the same?

Specifications:
Input:100/240 Volts AC 50-60 Hz
Output: Adjustable 15V to 24V
Max Load: 120W (8 Amp)
 

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Electrical question:

My device is rated as: 120v 1amp 120 watts

Can I use something rated at 24v 8 amps 120 watts?

Does the volt/amp ratio matter when the final watt output is the same?

Specifications:
Input:100/240 Volts AC 50-60 Hz
Output: Adjustable 15V to 24V
Max Load: 120W (8 Amp)
What is this "device"? The vast majority of electrical devices require a specified voltage, and will draw whatever current is necessary for their operation. Thus, they are constant-voltage loads. A small minority of electrical devices are not, and they may be constant-current or even constant-power loads, or some combination thereof. To really answer your question, we have to know exactly what this thing is and what the exact specifications are.
 

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Its a shurflo fresh water pump. The outside of the casing says 120v 1amp 120watt.

The model number specified says:

Name : SHURflo® Classic™ Pump
Model Numbers OEM/Aftermarket : 2088-422-144, 2088-422-444
Voltage : 12 VDC
 

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I think I am making this more complicated than it needs to be. The pump is rated at 115v. 1amp.

I was told by the manufacturer I should be able to just plug it directly into a wall outlet and it will work fine.
 
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