The 119.3V to 120.4V variation would give a resistive heating variation of
nearly 2%. That's easy to regulate with a temperature controller.
Unfortunately, the equipment builders usually design for the rated nameplate
voltage as a minimum.
A voltage regulator for the electronic section of the roaster would cost a
dollar or so. If the heater were cycling On and Off, the whole machine would
be riding an electric roller coaster.
Not a machine I'd recommend. Of course, if it's a trouble free stable
machine, I'm all rong.
Cheers, Mabuhay -RayO, aka Opa!
On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 11:46 AM, Mike Chester wrote:
"When the theme hits the bass, I dance the Jig!" - -Virgil Fox at the Mighty
Wichita (ex- NYC Paramount) WurliTzer- 1976
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