240 volt/12volt DC adapter.

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  1. lippo

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    Good evening all,
    where can I purchase a decent 240v/12vdc adapter for my tv,as I noticed on my tv it has a socket for 12v dc.
    All the best Lippo.
     
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    May seem a daft question, but why do you want a 240 to 12 volt adaptor.
    Just run the tv off 12v all the time. Plenty of 12v stablised supplies on flea bay
     
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    Be carefull, you need to get the polarity right !

    Peter
     
  5. Vlad The Impaler

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    If you've got a telly and your on hook up all the time , doesn't matter if its 12v or 240 v
    However if your planning to camp without hookup a 240 v telly can't be run without an inverter and this will drain your battery quicker than if you can run it on 12v .If so all you need is a 12v compatible tv ,a 12v socket ,a lead with the same conection as the imput on your tv,which can be easily be bought on ebay for a few quid.
    Then you can park in a field watch tv(if you have an aerial,or a DVD if not)
    And your tv will be powered through your leisure battery!


    Vlad
     
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