How to Wire a Four-Conductor Pickup?

Answer Guitar pickups are the magnetic coils that transform the sound from the strings into an electrical signal. This electrical signal is then sent to the amplifier or any number of signal processing de... Read More »

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Is copper wire a conductor?

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Should I Use a 4 or 6 Conductor Telephone Wire?

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What does the conductor wire do in a ceiling light?

The bare (conductor) copper wire in a ceiling light, light switch, electrical outlet or other receptacle is the ground wire. It is there for safety. If you were working on the ceiling light or othe... Read More »

How to Wire an Old 6 Conductor Phone Jack?

A telephone jack is an interface that connects your house telephone wiring with your telephone. The socket of a telephone jack contains conductors, or pins, which connect to the individual telephon... Read More »