How to Wire a Welder Plug?

Answer A welder can use the same electrical source as that of a clothes dryer with a three-prong plug. For this to work, the welder needs to wire into a plug with prongs shaped and spaced the same as the ... 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?

What is a flux wire welder used for?

Flux wire welding, or flux-cored wire welding, is typically used in thicker metals that have rust, dirt and buildup. It is also used when appearance is not a priority, or when cleanup for appearanc... Read More »

What is a wire feed welder?

A wire feed welder uses a spool of wire to weld metal. The wire is fed through a lead by a set of grooved rolls. You control the rolls speed with a control mounted on the front of the welding machi... Read More »