Can you exceed 80% maximum power load of an extension cord?

Can you exceed 80% maximum power load of an extension cord?

I know you can't (or at least shouldn't) exceed 80% of something like a PSU or a breaker. But does the same apply to an extension cord?

(I'm not an engineer or electrician. So sorry if this is a dumb question)

Submitted August 13, 2017 at 10:06PM by CoolmanExpress
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Can you exceed 80% maximum power load of an extension cord?

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