[AMRadio] AC line cord

Bob Macklin macklinbob at msn.com
Sat Nov 24 15:39:08 EST 2007

"White to Copper, Black to Brass".

The BLACK wire is the HOT wire. The BRASS terminal is the HOT terminal.

If it's a 2 wire polariazed plug the wide teminial is the COLD wire.

Bob Macklin
Seattle, Wa,
"Real Radios Glow in the Dark"

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Barrie Smith" <barrie at centric.net>
To: "Discussion of AM Radio" <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
Sent: Saturday, November 24, 2007 12:33 PM
Subject: [AMRadio] AC line cord

Dumb question of the week:

I've forgotten which blade on a 120 volt line plug is hot, and which is

I have Googled for the answer, and I'm sure it's there (among the 27 million

73, Barrie, W7ALW
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