How to Connect a Wire to a Screw Terminal?

Answer Screw terminals are a widely used electrical connection. The screw of the terminal holds an electrical wire into the connection without an electrical connector attached to the wire. A hook bent on ... Read More »

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How do I connect speaker wire to my sub-woofer enclosure terminal cup in the inside?

You have to either put it through the hole or wrap it around securely and solder. Don't try to do this without soldering. Soldering is essential. Otherwise you will not gave a gas free seal. Over t... Read More »

How to Wire a Five Terminal Relay?

Five terminal relays often control automobile audio and alarm systems. Identified as a single-pole double throw (SPDT) relay, five terminal relays use an electromagnetic coil to flip an internal sw... Read More »

Is it okay to double up speaker wire in the same terminal?

You should not use car audio speakers for home use. Car audio speakers are designed for small area and operate on a direct current. You could burn out the power amplifier on your home audio if you ... Read More »

How to Replace a Wire Terminal to a Car Battery?

Over time the terminals on an automotive battery can become encrusted in corrosion. While this corrosion is normal and expected, if it is allowed to remain for too long it can interfere with the fl... Read More »