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Ad in the paper #142120
12/10/04 08:01 AM
12/10/04 08:01 AM
C-H  Offline OP
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Stockholm, Sweden

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Re: Ad in the paper #142121
12/11/04 12:26 AM
12/11/04 12:26 AM
NORCAL  Offline
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What does the ad say? If it was in German I might be able to muddle through it.

Re: Ad in the paper #142122
12/11/04 12:59 PM
12/11/04 12:59 PM
C-H  Offline OP
Joined: Sep 2002
Posts: 1,497
Stockholm, Sweden
The text under the pics: "Japan, Korea, Ethiopia, USA, Italy, Argentina, Australia, Singapore and Tanzania. Which goes where? (Key on the side)"

I have removed the key to the question, which was printed on the side of the ad [Linked Image]

The lower part of the ad boasts that the company (which offers power and energy engineering services)is active all over the world and is adapted to the local market etc.
You've read it all before [Linked Image]

This was a full page ad in an engineering newspaper. The quality of the scan isn't very good because it is not printed like a magazine but like a newspaper.

[This message has been edited by C-H (edited 12-11-2004).]

Re: Ad in the paper #142123
12/16/04 12:48 PM
12/16/04 12:48 PM
SvenNYC  Offline
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Posts: 1,691
New York City
Well the American (A) and Japanese (D) plugs are interchangeable.

Only difference is the "typical" Japanese plugs is non-polarized but both are available here in the USA. [Linked Image]

As far as Korea is concerned, you're just as likely to see (G) or (H) depending on the cordset the appliance manufacturer feels like using. Korean residential electrical service has two round-pin sockets, 220 volts at 60 cycles, Live-Live with no ground.

[This message has been edited by SvenNYC (edited 12-16-2004).]


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