How do I wire a 110-volt plug?

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A 110 volt plug must be wired to complete a circuit in order to work properly. To wire one, turn off the power to the circuit so you don't get shocked. Electricity can be very dangerous. Then attach the black wire to the right-hand side of the receptacle and the white wire to the left-hand side. These wires attach to screws. The green screw is for the ground wire. Once the wires are tightly attached and the plug is in place, the electricity can be turned back on to test whether the plug is working correctly.
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How Do I Wire a 110-Volt Plug?
A 110-volt plug provides power from an outlet to a device. In North America, the modern standard is a Type-B 3-ping outlet. A 3-prong plug connects to the receptacle by pushing it into its slots. Each connection has its own job. The larger flat terminal... More »
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Generally speaking it is never, ever a good idea to wire anything on your own espcially if you do not have any experence in the task of wiring electronic items. Typically it is not a good idea to wire a 110 volt plug wither. This is because you increase the possibility of shocking yourself as well as other people around you. You also increase the possibility of ruining the item that you are attempting to wire as well.
To wire a 110 volt plug, you will need a 2-wire and a ground wire. Place the black wire on the right-hand side of the receptacle on the screws. Connect the white wire to the left side. Then connect the ground to the green screw.
In order to wire a 100 volt plug you will need needle nosed pliers, wire strippers, pocket knife, a Philips and a flat head screwdriver and the wall outlet or plug.
To wire a 110 volt plug, you will need a 2-wire and a ground wire. Place the black wire on the right-hand side of the receptacle on the screws. Connect the white wire to the left side. Then connect the ground to the green screw.
In order to wire a 100 volt plug you will need needle nosed pliers, wire strippers, pocket knife, a Philips and a flat head screwdriver and the wall outlet or plug.
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