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Can you convert a 120v 50hz electric shaver to operate on 60hz?

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2014-08-14 15:41:46
2014-08-14 15:41:46

Running it on 60hz will just make the motor spin faster. This may not be a problem, and if it is, it will probably only be one of personal preference.

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