electrical equipment

sugar_flFebruary 17, 2010

If one puts electrical equip up in a closet(or anywhere dry & with safe condition) will it go bad without use? What I am thinking of is a TV converter box to receive basic TV without cable. My son bought an extra one in case his goes bad.. will it keep for several years without use? This is a new one in the box.

Thanks,

Dar

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jdbillp

It should be fine for a number of years.

    Bookmark   February 18, 2010 at 11:27AM
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pima74

I would suggest that you use the spare for a month or two to ensure it works. One of my boxes went belly-up just short of the 90 day warranty period. If you don't use it until after the warranty has expired, you will be SOL if it goes bad.

    Bookmark   March 13, 2010 at 4:57PM
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