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Is it Possible To Jump Start a Car By Connecting Jumpers to a House Electrical Panel?
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Is it Possible To Jump Start a Car By Connecting Jumpers to a House Electrical Panel? - July 20, 2013, 09:31 AM

Now I know its not possible w/o a transformer, but geez... some people really are stupid. Darwin got this one...

But I gotta ask if this really did happen???

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July 20, 2013, 09:39 AM

Not in any way shape or form is that even remotely possible without using some sort of transformer (eg: battery tender).

Cars run off a 12V DC battery system. Your house is 220V AC (two 110V AC phases).

Definitely a winner of the darwin award.


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Totally possible



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I'm not sure, but let me know when you do attempt this feat. I'd like to pull up a chair and watch.




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