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Have A portable generator that’s puts out 240v at 60hz bower my requirement is 240v at 50hz can I run my fridge on this?

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the fridge? And can you guesstimate how old is it?

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I have an electrician doing the work

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Do not run a 50 Hz appliance at 60 Hz. It will burn up the electronics.

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