How do I wire a single pole switch?

Answer Shut off the PowerGo to the circuit box in your home and shut all the power off to the part of the house containing the single pole switch. Wiring a switch with the power on is extremely dangerous,... Read More »

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How do I wire a decorator single pole switch?

Run WiresTurn off power at the circuit breaker, and test that it is off. Run a single length of sheathed cable from the device you wish to control to the switch box. Run another cable from the powe... Read More »

How to Wire a Single Pole Switch Loop?

A single-pole switch controls one or more electrical circuits entering an electrical junction box. The switch controls the electrical circuit by interrupting the flow of electricity through the cir... Read More »

How do I wire an electric motor to a single pole switch?

DC MotorRun the wire from one motor wire to one of the switch terminals. Run another wire from the other switch terminal to the positive terminal of the battery or power source. Connect a third wir... Read More »

How do I wire a single pole?

Two WiresStrip 3/4 inch of insulation from the ends of the black and white wires. Bend the bare copper into a U-shape on the white and black wires, and also bend the bare ground wire end into a U-s... Read More »