How to Wire Capacitors?

Answer A capacitor is an electronic component that's like a short-term battery for storing electrical charge. Capacitors can be wired in parallel or series. For most automotive amplifier applications, ca... Read More »

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When installing a Y-shaped electric range plug and it has places for three wires and you have a black wire white wire and a bare copper wire so which wire goes where?

Answer for USA, Canada and countries running a 60 Hz power supply service.(LIFE SAFETY WARNING! [disclaimer] Electricity is dangerous! You can be injured or killed! Improper installations can ca... Read More »

How do you wire a 4 wire 110V appliance to a 3 wire wall plug?

Can you combine the black and red wire and connect it to the black wire from the house and have standard 110V service? Just take a little longer to cook?

Difference Between AC & DC Capacitors?

A capacitor is an electronic device constructed using two plates of electrically conductive material separated by a non-conductive material, or insulator. It is used in electrical applications and... Read More »

How to Use Capacitors With Amplifiers?

Capacitors are used to help power amplifiers, which supply power to speakers. Typically, capacitors are used with high-power installations where the car's battery cannot supply enough power to the ... Read More »