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Old 17-12-2007, 21:08   #1
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Shore power problem

being that my boat was made in the US it runs a 110v shore power sytem. Can i just swap the sockets to the 240v ones i need and still use the existing wiring. i really only want to do this to make it better for selling here as i never go to the marinas any more.
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See Jack Tyler’s (s/v “Whoosh”) excellent tutorials, including:
“Preparing Your North American Boat and Cruising in Europe”
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Specifically: “Using European Power On Board”
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thanks for that. that is a great site. many more hours of reading from it yet i expect,
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Australians use 60 htz and so need products that can do it here. I think the US$ may skyrocket here



Lovely website Jack Tyler’s (s/v “Whoosh”), great info for USA --> Eur! I love the amount of work that has gone into it! Just sensational stuff! Just about the read the page on AIS.

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Ie: He’s a Director and Forum Moderator for the SSCA (Seven Seas Cruising Association).
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10hz nit picking...

Australia uses 50hz, 230Vac.
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Oh, yes, sorry, I was wrong!
Yes, you are totally correct Aus uses 50hz.

makes it easier for us!


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