Question by : How to fix transormer of electric train?
The transformer basically went bang and started to smoke due to having the wrong plug for US to UK conversion.
This is the train
Answer by squeaky guinea pig
You need a UK transformer. The US transformer would have been designed for the US mains voltage of 110 volts. When you plugged it into the UK system you fed it with 250 volts. Basically you burnt out the main coil. Even if it is repairable you won’t be able to use it on the UK system.
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