Instructions for Wiring Electric Switches?

Answer Switches are often used more than 1,000 times per year and are normally reliable. Because of the constant use of the switch, it can fail and need replacement. There are single-pole switches, which ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Instructions for Wiring Electric Switches

How was the first house electrical wiring and telephone wiring put in how did the light switches work?

The oldest wiring I have run across is either knob and tube or cleat wiring. The wires did have insulation (rubber had already been invented) and the were supported off the wood frame of the house ... Read More »

Electric Fuel Pump Wiring Instructions?

Electric fuel pumps distribute fuel from the tank to the engine of a vehicle using an electrical system to provide power. Fuel pumps can either be located in the gas tank or just outside the gas ta... Read More »

Electric Guitar Pickup Wiring Instructions?

The pickups of a guitar contain a series of small magnetic coils that act as transducers, converting the sound of the strings into electrical current. This current is passed through a wiring system... Read More »

How to Wire Three-Way & Four-Way Electric Switches?

A three-way switch allows you to operate a fixture from two different locations. Adding a four-way switch allows you to operate that same light fixture at any point between the two three-way switch... Read More »