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Why kitchen light becomes dimmer when a toaster is turned on?


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September 09, 2007 7:08AM

The toaster consumes a lot of current (or electricity) since it is a heating equipment. All electrical heating equipments consume lot of current. So naturally, there is a deficiency in the limited supply of current to the other devices (like light, fans, refrigerator etc) So the light goes dim.