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what should be the inverter voltage to drive 50 metres of el wire? Answered

 

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Jayefuu

9 years ago

The EL wire needs an AC voltage of 120V. The frequency of the AC voltage affects the brightness.

http://www.glowire.com/drivers.htm (you could have found this hours ago had you googled "EL wire voltage")

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steveastrouk

9 years ago

I don't think its as much voltage you need to worry about - that's independent of cable length and is probably more to do with colour than anything, but it WILL depend on current.

Steve

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Re-designsteveastrouk

Answer 9 years ago

Gee, I woke up too late this morning to say the same thing first.