Ac Cable Wiring
In the united states ac wires are color coded for safety.
Ac cable wiring. A continuous circuit consists of a hot wire a neutral wire and a ground. The black wire will never be used for neutral or grounding purposes. Get free shipping on qualified ac wire or buy online pick up in store today in the electrical department. Electricity flows through the hot wire to a device or power receptacle and back through the neutral wire.
In the case of a 110v home electrical circuit the colors indicate the function of each wire. Wiring an a c unit involves installing a double pole 240 volt circuit breaker in the main service panel running a 240 volt cable to the a c s location installing a safety disconnect switch there and then running weatherproof flex from the switch to the a c s terminal box. Furthermore it will be one of the few control wires thermostat wires that will terminate at the condenser in a split system air conditioner and heating system.