Taking a printer to the USA

  John Ski 09:24 10 Sep 2009
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I need a new inkjet photo printer but need one that will work here in the UK on 240V but also in the USA on 110V (I realise that I will need to change the plug)- are there any printers where the transformer will accept either voltage ??
Many thanks

  Ford Prefect 01 09:42 10 Sep 2009

Buy it in the US when you get there it will probably be cheaper.

  jack 09:59 10 Sep 2009

Don't hump it
Get one there.

  Woolwell 12:33 10 Sep 2009

I rather suspect that the question is "is there a printer which will work in UK and USA" ie dual voltage so buying one in USA will not work.

  Woolwell 12:37 10 Sep 2009

However to correct my first post - I've just looked on the back of my Epson D88 and it accepts from 100 to 240v. So it should be possible.

  jakimo 13:07 10 Sep 2009

Most US electrical appliances are 110-120 volt only, not many are dual voltage,many people bring back appliance to save money only to find they are not compatible over here, not worth the risk

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