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comment What temperatures do low-medium-high on the stove correspond to?
Steve - apartment buildings supplied with 120/208V three-phase power aren't transformed to 240V. They can't be, because the apparent 208V is due to the 120 degree shift between the phases, and transformers can only affect magnitude, not phase angle. Because of this, there are many situations where 240V appliances will run at 208V - for a heating element this isn't a big deal, it will just run at a slightly lower wattage, since the resistance of the element is fixed. I design commercial and residential electrical distribution systems and we run into this all the time.
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comment Can you refrigerate unbaked quiche for baking the next morning?
The royale (custard) mixture will actually improve by being refrigerated over night as well.
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