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What is the difference between 220 and 240 volts?

In the United States, 220 volts is not an actual voltage. It is a label used for appliances that can run on either 208 or 240 volts. If your electrical system is rated at 240 volts and the actual voltage is 220, then you have low voltage, which will slow down a 240-volt kiln.

You can check the voltage with a voltmeter while the kiln is firing. The measurement should be taken at the kiln rather than at the breaker panel.



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