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 2002/8/21-22 [Science/Electric] UID:25639 Activity:moderate ```8/20 Voltage answer: "Low voltage" is like 12-35v. Some people might call 48v "low voltage". 110v or 120v, it's the same shit. It can range from 105-130v. 220v is different though. --asked an electrician \_ I had always thought it was a reference to its rectifiable limits. \_ http://www.uq.net.au/~zzdonsi/standards.html People refer to 120V as 110V because that is the actual voltage; 120 is the spec but when read with a meter (because of the phase of the two lines to each house - but I wont' get into that), it's around 112, and ALWAYS at least 110, there are no "oftens" or "sometimes". \_ The electrician I spoke with said it could be as low as 105. \_ Is the listed voltage for AC the peak voltage or is it some kind of average voltage over one cycle?```
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