What would happen if I use a 110v hot glue gun in a 220v outlet? (just being safe)?

9 Answers

  • 8 months ago

    It will surely get burnt.

  • 8 months ago

    It would quickly burn out the glue gun or trip the service breaker for the socket.

  • 8 months ago

    it will work really good for a very short period, then never again 

  • 8 months ago

    The heating element will burn out in a short time 

    but before it does, the device wil get a lot hotter than it was designed to. 


    Really a dangerous situation that should Not be allowed to happen.

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  • khalil
    Lv 7
    8 months ago

    it will sing"GOODBYE FOREVER"

    if you connect a series diode (1N4007) to it, you can use it

  • 8 months ago

    Probbly burn out in ~ 15 seconds

  • arther
    Lv 5
    8 months ago

    it will burn out instantly when you apply 240 to a 110 volt appliance.

  • 8 months ago

    You can't because the plugs are different.

  • Carson
    Lv 6
    8 months ago

    You can't plug it in to a 220v outlet. Why? So you stay safe.

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