How to Wire White Wire to Brass?

Answer Household electrical wires and fixtures are color coded to prevent miswiring. A three-strand cable contains a black and white wire, as well as a bare one for ground. The black wire leads from the h... 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 »

When connecting 10 3 wire to a air conditioner disconnect should the white wire be caped or grounded?

Answer The white wire is neutral. If you need 110V at whatever this is supplying you need to connect it to neutral (Not ground). If you only want 220V you can simply cap it with a wire nut at bo... Read More »

How do I wire a ceiling fan with black& white wire?

PreparingTurn off the power. Remove the old fixture if there is one. Strip 1/2 inch off the end of the black and white wires hanging out of the ceiling electrical box. Repeat for the black and whit... 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?