my apartment may be a complete mess only 1/4 of the way unpacked but now i know why we have 120 V power but actually it's 240V but actually it's 120V
thanks YouTube recommended
for those curious, the US and Canada have 240V power but we glued a cable in the middle so now we have +120V and -120V instead of normal 240V
this is also why it's trivial to have 240V appliances despite everything being 120V normally
@BoxSystem oh hey, technology connections
@BoxSystem and then the real question is, why don't we run 3-phase to everything?
@emmy it takes too much glue
@BoxSystem IDK, if you make the glue 3-phase too, you can get away with half as much of it.
@BoxSystem TechnologyConnections is soooo gooood!
@BoxSystem I watched this the other day too, so interesting and entertaining and I know 0 about electricity but it still mostly made sense
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