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post #1 of 3 Old 07-28-2011, 09:42 AM - Thread Starter
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I could not find a place to put this and hoping someone here knows the answer

Does anybody know of any extension cords that show the live power usage similar to how kill-a-watt does it? I thought I'd see one in the past

If you don't know, can you please recommend a good extension cord with maybe 2 outputs at the end? Many of the ones I see have very thick cables and not looking for that

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There is a kill-a-watt power strip, but yeah, does that thick cord.
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I've plugged power strips into my kill a watt to see how much wattage my HT uses. (~90 standby, highest peak i have seen was ~490 watts. Sub not included.) Would that work?
A little more detail: I have 18" power cord, kill a watt, then power strip. This way it doesn't block the recep and I can see the display...
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