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Q & A: Blowing out the lights

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Most recent answer: 08/08/2016
Q:
I have a low voltage transformer 12 volts and I want to power a 6 volt 1 amp string light with it. Will it blow out the string lights or will it work?
- John Stovall (age 66)
Baton Rouge La
A:

The 12V output will blow out the lights.

Mike W.


(published on 08/08/2016)

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