Striped Cable Positive Or Negative

Striped Cable Positive Or Negative. Brown is your hot wire so you want to connect that to your building's black wire. Answered by mrshush 5 years ago helpful ( 45) unhelpful ( 35) it really doesn't matter, as long as the same wire is connected to the same colored terminal at each end.

The Positive & Negative Colors in Electricity Cords
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You can get dvms (digital volt meters) for $3 on aliexpress, or harbor freight. Well yep that is an argument for trace positive being that it is a marker to denote the positive wire. Which ever side you use (i.e.

The Positive & Negative Colors in Electricity Cords

You can get dvms (digital volt meters) for $3 on aliexpress, or harbor freight. If both wires are black but one has a white stripe, the striped wire is negative, while the plain black wire is positive. Well yep that is an argument for trace positive being that it is a marker to denote the positive wire. Brown, blue and green stripe wiring is actually more common than our black, white and green.