How to Destroy American Electrical Appliances in Germany

How to Destroy American Electrical Appliances in Germany

PART II: Success.

European outlets kick out a mean 220 volts of electricity. American appliances, like my electric razor, are only designed to handle 110 volts. I was told by several people my appliances would be ruined if I tried them in Europe, so before I moved to Germany, I bought a dozen grounded European to American outlet adapters from Amazon.com for $1 each.

When I arrived, I tried one out and tried to brick my electric razor. Then I tried my razor for a longer period of time while in Munich. This video is the result.

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  1. Cal Sa
    Cal Sa 9 January, 2022, 23:30

    Sure it metter, my cousin bringht here silk epil its a female shaver in italy with the adaptator but it dead after a while! And yes even in italy is from 220 to 250volt i think america is 110?

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  2. VideoTapeRenaissance
    VideoTapeRenaissance 9 January, 2022, 23:30

    In Germany the voltage is 230 v.

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  3. hastyle2120
    hastyle2120 9 January, 2022, 23:30

    yep i broke my 100 dollar Andis Chrome hair cutting clippers in berlin on first try , made me want to hurt a german lol!, no but seriously

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  4. RedDragonUKTech
    RedDragonUKTech 9 January, 2022, 23:30

    Some appliances are auto voltage sensing, that shaver doesn't seem to be one of them. Universal appliances will have something like Input: 100-240V ~ 50/60Hz written on them.

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