Is it OK to use both a gas and electric clothes dryers in the same home if both connections are available?

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Both are only an appliance. Neither knows anything about the presence of the other. They won't get jealous or have some kind of fight during the middle of the night. Why not if you feel that you need them?
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How do you change the timer of the electric clothes dryer?

You need to obtain a replacement unit or compatible from an appliance service dealer. Then it's just a matter of disassembling the control panel and disconnecting the old switch, removing it, and replacing and reconnecting the new unit. If you're wonder how to disassemble the control panel to accomp ( Full Answer )

Can you convert a gas dryer to an electric dryer?

Sorry to say, a conversion like this would not be either cost effective nor practical. They are very different, you are talking about electric elements versus actual flames. There are venting and fire safety issues to consider. You may have heard of dryer conversion kits or of others that have conve ( Full Answer )

Why is your gas clothes dryer noisy?

What you are probably hearing is the flame, it is normal for the burner to make a whooshing noise while it is on. If the dryer is making a squeaking noise then it probably needs a belt or bearings.

Can you convert an electric dryer to gas?

no, unless you can find a gas powered generator to make your electricity, then yes.. Answer II . No!! In the electric dryer there is a heating element ... for a gas dryer there is a heating box where a gas flame has to exist in order to heat sufficiently for the clothes to dry. Configuring an el ( Full Answer )

Can you use both USB and Ethernet for a single PC at a time from your modem what happens if you connect both to home PC which connection is best for you in all aspects like virus security speed etc?

Ethernet provides a much faster transfer rate. For normal internet services like DSL and cable, you wont see a difference between USB and ethernet. Ethernet is good if you have more than one computer networked and youre transfering data between the computers. As far as Virus protection goes, that al ( Full Answer )

How electricity is produced by clothes just out of the dryer?

the clothes that you wear all day have gotten sun, lint, sweat and what ever then when you wash it, you get the washing detergent then when you put it in the dryer all the charged particles mix together and create an electric charge called static. Then when you take it out of the dryer the clothes w ( Full Answer )

How to connect a gas dryer?

I have a Kenmore push start gas dryer. How do I connect it to my natural gas line?

Can you use an electric dryer with a gas dryer outlet?

A gas dryer burns gas to provide the heat needed to dry clothes. As it only needs a relatively small amount of electrical power to drive its motor, and maybe also a timer, the electrical socket outlet which a gas dryer plugs into need not be much different to a normal wall socket outlet.. Any elect ( Full Answer )

Are there 120 volt clothes dryers available?

bosch makes 120 volt clothes dryers... Additional answer: There are many clothes dryers that will operate on 110 volts - andthey are usually ones with gas heaters. These include Maytag,Whirlpool, Kenmore, GE, Hotpoint, Haier, LG, Samsung and others.

How do you convert from electric clothes dryer to gas clothes dryer?

The only practical way to do that would be to sell the electric clothes dryer and use the proceeds toward purchase of a gas dryer. Even if it was possible to convert the dryer the cost would be prohibitive versus a new dryer. If you mean converting the building, then you would need to have natura ( Full Answer )

Is an electric or gas dryer safer from the cause of home fires?

The main risk of fire from home dryers (and commercial dryers for that matter) is from the accummulation of LINT inside the ductwork. Gas dryers vent through the same pipe as the lint, and the gas flame provides a source of ignition. As a result the risk of fire with a gas dryer is much higher tha ( Full Answer )

What is better Gas or Electric Dryers?

Electric dryers are less expensive to purchase initially but the cost of gas vs electricity in your area will determine what is best for you to own and operate over the life of the appliance.

If you use an adsl modem and connected to two computer is your ip same on both computers?

No, each computer must have a different IP address. The IP addresses have to be in the same subnet between themselves, and in the same subnet as the ADSL router (or modem); I won't explain subnets here, but usually having the same numbers for the first 3 parts of the IP address is enough. For exampl ( Full Answer )

What is better electric or gas dryer?

None of the above. Please don't get trapped in that mindset that you must have an appliance to dry your clothes. For one thing, a dryer, gas or electric, beats the crap out of your clothes! Yes they give it a nice, easy, gentle name.....they call it "tumbling" but really it's beating the crap out of ( Full Answer )

In your home your stove and your electric clothes dryer usually run on 120 volts?

In North America both the stove and the dryer are operated on 240 volts. These are high current drawing devices and at the higher voltage the amperage is lower. A 7000 watt dryer and a 9000 watt stove at 120 volts would draw I = W/E, Amps = 7000/120 = 58 amps and 9000/120 = 75 amps respectively.

If you have gas hook ups can you use an electric dryer?

Most homes and condos with natural gas hookups do not have the 230 V AC connection required for electric dryers. A few homes have both but it is rare. Small, apartment sized dryers sometimes have only a 15 A 117V AC plug. Expect to take about 3 hours to dry a medium load.

Does a PC use lan or wireless if both connections are available?

It depends on which operating system you are using. If you are using client-based OS (Windows XP, Windows Vista) most likely you will not be able to use either. Because your applications do not know which adapter to use. Server-based OSes can use many network adapters without any problems.

Why the electric clothes dryer gets no heat?

First, check the breaker or fuse, make sure both are good. If still no heat either the sensor disc has opened or the heater element is faulty - check both with a meter. If you know little about appliances, this is the time to call a pro.

Can you use a 50 amp breaker for both range and dryer?

Not at the same time and not if the dryer is designed for a 30-Amp branch (it could catch fire if the 50-amp breaker takes too long to blow. Circuit Breakers are commonly referred to as "Thermal-Mag's" which basically is a magnet that is controlled by a thermal overload device. The breaker, wire, an ( Full Answer )

Can PVC be used to exhaust hot air from electric clothes dryers?

I will sum it up in two words: Absolutely not! The reason is that PVC gives-off deadly chlorine gas when heated beyond its manufacturer's maximum recommended temperature. Rather, you need a flexible dryer vent hose. They are readily available at most home improvement centers.

Can two electric resistors connect in both series and parallel?

yes two resistors can connect both in series and parallel because when you connect two resistors in a closed loop, the same intensity of current flows across them and also they are connected to the same nodes which are the conditions for series and parallel connections respectively.

How far from sink does an electric clothes dryer have to be?

There is no requirement on the distance the dryer must be from asink. Any 120 volt outlet must be GFCI protected if it is within 6feet of a sink. There is no requirement for a 240 volt dryeroutlet. I would not want the dryer right next to the sink and Iwould want the dryer to be on a 4 wire circuit ( Full Answer )

Does Rheem manufacture both gas and electric water heaters?

"Rheem does manufacture both gas and electric water heaters. Rheem currently offers 18 different varieties of gas water heaters and 9 different varieties of electric water heaters. Both types of Rheem water heaters are known for their rigorous standards, reliability, and efficiency."

Do both electric generators and electric motors use magnets?

Yes they both use a magnetic field to produce a force on acurrent-carrying conductor. DC motos and generators are the same thing. You can run a motor offa battery, but if you crank it faster than it wants to go, by usingsome kind of engine, power will then flow back into the battery andthe motor ha ( Full Answer )

What size wire should be used to connect a dryer to electrical panel?

That depends on the dryer. Some have natural gas capabilties and use a standard 120V outlet (20 amp dedicated circuit). Others operate strictly off of electricity and use a 230V power source. These use a somewhat standard dryer outlet that conforms to the plug from the appliance, and are usually (bu ( Full Answer )

When were the first electric clothes dryers invented?

The first electric clothes dryer was invented in 1930 by J. Ross Moore, it was followed shortly thereafter by the gas clothes dryer. The dryer was a modern day savior for many housewives.

How does a Gas Clothes Dryer work?

A gas dryer uses natural gas to heat air which is then passedthrough a rotating drum which tumbles the clothes through theheated air.